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Britain Declares National Incident After Poliovirus Found in London

Britain Declares National Incident After Poliovirus Found in London

Health authorities in Britain have declared a national incident after finding evidence suggesting local spread of poliovirus in London. Although health authorities indicated that the use of the term “national incident” was used to outline the scope of the issue, no cases of polio have been identified so far, and the risk to the public …

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National incident declared after UK health officials detect polio virus in London sewage samples

National incident declared after UK health officials detect polio virus in London sewage samples

U.K. health authorities have said they are “urgently” investigating a rare poliovirus discovery in sewage samples in London. Picture Alliance | Getty Images U.K. health authorities have said they are urgently investigating a rare polio virus discovery in sewage samples in London, potentially putting Britain’s polio-free status at risk for the first time in almost …

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National incident declared over polio virus findings in London sewage

Public health officials have declared a national incident after routine surveillance of wastewater in north and east London found evidence of community transmission of poliovirus for the first time. The UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) said waste from the Beckton sewage treatment works in Newham tested positive for vaccine-derived poliovirus in February and that further …

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Monkeypox outbreak may get 10 TIMES bigger: Scientists warn 'major' epidemic is 'highly likely'

Monkeypox outbreak may get 10 TIMES bigger: Scientists warn ‘major’ epidemic is ‘highly likely’

Covid-weary Britons have been warned that the monkeypox outbreak could get 10 times bigger. The claim was made by Government advisers, including some who created the famous models used to justify lockdown restrictions. London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine scientists, who estimated how monkeypox will continue to spread, warned it is ‘highly likely’ that …

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James M, 35, has become the first British monkeypox patient to go public

Pictured: First monkeypox patient to go public is a gay HR manager from London

James M, 35, has become the first British monkeypox patient to go public The first British monkeypox patient to go public is an HR manager from London who caught the virus after being deported from Dubai for testing positive for HIV, MailOnline can reveal.  James M, 35, has spoken out after claiming that health chiefs …

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