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Authorities urge vigilance as number of dengue fever cases rises to 27; all are recovering

‘Fight the Bite’

Authorities urge vigilance as number of dengue fever cases rises to 27; all are recovering

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KCH measures Ebola readiness under eye of state epidemiologist

Lisa Downing: ‘Being prepared is a hospital-wide effort, and we continuously drill and re-train all departments’

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First influenza-related child death of season

MEDIA RELEASE The state Department of Health has confirmed the state’s first flu-related pediatric death during the current flu season. A four-year-old girl passed away Jan. 20, 2013 in a Honolulu hospital. “This is an uncommon and tragic death,” said Dr. Sarah Park, state epidemiologist. “Not every child will become this seriously ill from the […]

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WHO confirms H1N1 Flu in 15 countries; none in Hawaii

WHO confirms H1N1 Flu in 15 countries; none in Hawaii

Media releases compiled by Karin Stanton/Hawaii247.com Contributing Editor The World Health Organization, which is coordinating the global response to human cases of H1N1 Flu and monitoring the corresponding threat of an influenza pandemic, reported early Saturday, May 2 that the situation continues to evolve.  The latest WHO update notes 15 countries have officially reported 615 […]

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