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Breaking News: Deadly MERS virus linked to bats in Saudi Arabia: Recent Study
Posted by: madn3wz

Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2013-08-23 08:42:47 -0700 | health-news

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (Thu, Aug 22) – Reported by madn3wz A researchers team comprising of scientists from Saudi Arabia and the United States has found that a partial match for the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) coronavirus in a sample...
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Posted by: haseeb072

Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2014-02-15 15:32:24 -0800 | health-news

A Saudi man weighing 610 kgs was today forklifted to hospital for medical remedy at the total cost of the monarch to reduce his heaviness. Khaled Mohsin Shairi was flown from his southwestern hometown of Jizan to Riyadh on a...
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Breaking News: MERS virus spread may be linked to one-humped camel
Posted by: Avaline

Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2013-08-12 21:59:14 -0700 | health-news

The source of the deadly virus called MERS, short for Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome, may have been the one-humped camels of Saudi Arabia. The one-humped camels are used for meat, milk, transport and racing. According to the World Health Organization...
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Posted by: atifji75

Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2013-07-30 14:31:01 -0700 | health-news

RIYADH: 39th Saudi man dies of MERS virus: ministry The Saudi health ministry has confirmed that another Saudi citizen died of MERS virus and said that 39 persons lost their lives from the virus. Saudi Arabia is the country hit...
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Breaking News: Deadly MERS may not spread like SARS
Posted by: Avaline

Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2013-07-28 21:53:34 -0700 | health-news

The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), a virus that is quite similar to the SARS virus that caused deaths of 800 people in 2002, is unlikely to develop into a global epidemic, say experts. On Friday, the experts said that...
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Breaking News: Saudi Arabia not to issue visas to medically unfit pilgrims because of MERS
Posted by: Avaline

Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2013-07-16 14:56:44 -0700 | health-news

Saudi Arabian Ministry of Health has said aged persons or ones with some chronic ailment will have to postpone their pilgrimage this year, as the government will not issue Hajj visas to them in order to avoid dispersion of the...
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Breaking News: The number of victims of coronavirus in Saudi Arabia has reached 42
Posted by: rsa76

Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2013-07-06 01:44:59 -0700 | health-news

According to Russian news agency, Two more people have died from the Middle East coronavirus, according to the website of Ministry of Health of Saudi Arabia In late June, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported that in the world of...
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Breaking News: MERS investigation reveals virus spreads easily in hospitals
Posted by: Avaline

Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2013-06-22 13:27:38 -0700 | health-news

In one of Saudi Arabia’s hospitals last year, a man suffering from pneumonia caused a patient next door to get sick. The next-door patient infected seven others, who each infected one other person. There was soon an outbreak. The virus...
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Posted by: rsa76

Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2013-06-17 22:16:54 -0700 | health-news

Geneva - Two people have died and two others have been infected by the new respiratory syndrome coronavirus or the Middle East, reported the World Health Organization (WHO) after the confirmation of these four cases by the Ministry of Health...
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Posted by: rsa76

Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2013-06-03 09:33:14 -0700 | health-news

Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Middle East (MERS-CoV) has claimed the lives of three people in eastern Saudi Arabia, the country most affected by the disease, said the Ministry of Health Saudi. The three victims, who had been hospitalized about a month...
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Breaking News: Saudi Arabia confirms six new cases of SARS-like virus
Posted by: Arabknight

Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2013-05-24 04:07:37 -0700 | health-news

According to Saudi Arabia's official media on Monday and Tuesday, quoting the Ministry of Health confirmed six new cases of a deadly new respiratory virus related to SARS that appears centered in the Arabian Peninsula but that has also been...
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Breaking News: WHO fears new virus spread, at least 18 deaths
Posted by: Robert Weller

Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2013-05-24 06:59:46 -0700 | health-news

The World Health Organization says it fears a coronavirus that has killed at least 18 people is spreading from Europe to the Middle East to Asia. The BBC says since last year there have been 33 confirmed cases with 18...
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Breaking News: Coronavirus: 2 new deaths in Saudi Arabia
Posted by: rsa76

Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2013-05-24 05:31:46 -0700 | health-news

wo new people have died in Saudi Arabia, bringing to seven the victims of SARS Coronavirus close in a week in the kingdom, said the Ministry of Health in the night from Sunday to Monday. Two people died in the...
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Breaking News: Novel Coronavirus cases in Saudi Arabia
Posted by: Rodolfo Buccico

Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2012-11-27 07:42:38 -0800 | health-news

The World Health Organization reported four new lab-confirmed cases of a novel coronavirus infection bringing the total number of cases identified since June to six. Two of the cases are from the same household, raising the possibility of human-to-human transmission...
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Source: Arab News

Riyadh :: Saudi Arabia | updated 2012-06-24 00:35:22 -0700 | political-news

Apr 22, 2012 02:09 A three-day international patient's safety forum under the patronage of Minister of State and Commander of the National Guard Prince Miteb bin Abdullah will start today at the Marriott Hotel Riyadh.
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