Ebola spreads to major Congo city as vaccines a concern

In this photo taken Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018 and made available Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, a caretaker already cured of Ebola is seen carrying a four day old baby suspected of having Ebola into a Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) supported Ebola treatment centre in Butembo, Congo. Congo’s deadly Ebola outbreak is now the second largest in history, behind the devastating West Africa outbreak that killed thousands a few years ago, according to the World Health Organization. (John Wessels/Medecins Sans Frontieres via AP)

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Swine fever adds to China’s economic headaches

In this photo taken Friday, Aug. 31, 2018, pigs are seen in a hog pen in a village in Linquan county in central China’s Anhui province. Reeling from rising feed costs in Beijing’s tariff fight with U.S. President Donald Trump, Chinese pig farmers face a new blow from an outbreak of African swine fever that has sent an economic shockwave through the countryside. (Chinatopix Via AP) Continue reading

Health ministry confirms two Israelis dead in mass West Nile fever outbreak

A mosquito (illustrative photo credit: CC-BY 2.0 hofluk, Flickr)

A mosquito (illustrative photo credit: CC-BY 2.0 hofluk, Flickr)

14 people in serious condition after contracting mosquito-transmitted disease; officials say twice as many cases reported than previous year

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Increased Signs of the Times! Look up!

Mount Kilauea volcanic eruption June 2018, “U.S. Geological Survey”

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