Health sector warns of renewed bird flu threat Health

Health sector warns of renewed bird flu threat

The Preventive Medicine Department confirmed that risk of disease spreading across borders is very high as human infections with a new avian influenza A (H7N9) virus are being reported from China.
Preventive medicine faces staff shortages Health

Preventive medicine faces staff shortages

The preventive medicine sector is faced with a severe shortage of medical doctors and officials as well as insufficient spending, according to figures recently released by the Ministry of Health.