Saturday, March 07, 2015

Good news of the day

NYTimes reports: Liberia discharged it's last ebola patient today
more here.

it could still pop up again, as it did in Guinea and Sierra Leone, but the epidemic is almost over.

however, if you want to worry about a disease, MERS is still around in the Middle East.

The Saudi Health Ministry last month reported that 385 people have died of MERS among 902 cases discovered in the kingdom.

Ten Filipinos have died of it in the Middle East so far, most of them health care workers, and a nurse who recently arrived home was diagnosed with it here.

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