May 22, 2017

China Closes Some Poultry Markets Due to Bird Flu

Certain districts from two cities in China will shut down poultry markets after H7N9 bird flu infections were detected in the area. According to reports, a […]
May 12, 2017

Another H7N9 case reported in China

Another man died of H7N9 virus on Monday (May 1) in Northwest China’s Shaanxi province. He adds up to the total of 96 people that are […]
April 12, 2017

Human Case of Bird Flu Reported in Tibet

Local health authority reported a human infection of H7N9 bird flu in southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region. A migrant worker from neighboring Sichuan Province was diagnosed […]
March 30, 2017

Possibility of Human-to-Human Bird Flu Transmission Worries WHO, UNFAO

With human fatalities mounting in the ongoing bird flu outbreaks in China, international organizations have expressed concerns over the possibility of human-to-human transmission of the virus. […]
February 10, 2017

China Suspends Live Poultry Trade Due to Bird Flu

China, the world’s second largest poultry consumer has temporarily banned sales of live poultry in several cities after an outbreak of a highly pathogenic bird flu […]