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Chinese Vet, 53, Dies of Deadly Monkey B Virus after catching it in lab
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Chinese Vet, 53, Dies of Deadly Monkey B Virus after catching it in lab

Chinese authorities have confirmed their first human death from the horrific monkey B virus. The virus is a form of herpes which normally only occurs in primates but can cause nausea, vomiting, fever, headache, fatigue, muscle pains, and blistering in humans. The Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CCDC) said the 53-year-old vet died in May after dissecting two dead primates, believed to be macaques, as part of his experimental research. The man reportedly experienced symptoms of the virus after working on the animals and eventually died in hospital. The CCDC warned anyone working on primates they could be potentially harmed by the infection, which rarely jumps from monkeys to humans, according to RT. The virus is causing concern among the scientific commu...
3 Siblings die, two Hospitalized after family consumed yam flour in Kwara
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3 Siblings die, two Hospitalized after family consumed yam flour in Kwara

Three siblings have died and two others were hospitalized after they ate Amala in a community in the Ilorin East Local Government Area of Kwara State. According to reports, five siblings of the same parents complained of abdominal pains and started vomiting after they consumed locally prepared yam flour meal (Amala). They were reportedly rushed to the children’s hospital in Centre Igboro but three of them were pronounced dead at the hospital. The other two survived and are responding to treatment. The father of the children, who is a farmer, said he produced the yam flour himself and doesn't know what exactly went wrong.
Uncertainty looms over death of young entrepreneur in Yaoundé
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Uncertainty looms over death of young entrepreneur in Yaoundé

Doctors proclaimed a woman dead after she was transported to the hospital by her pals after they finished partying together. A woman was poisoned by friends she invited to her birthday party just after she launched her new saloon. According to the source, the lady known as Tchonghem Karen, a student, and a businesswoman, began vomiting in the car after consuming some launch. Her companions encouraged him (Taxi Driver) to speed up so they could reach her apartment on time, according to the driver who took her to the hospital. They even refused to continue the rest of the journey, but an awful event occurred on the way, and she had to be sent to the hospital.
Lady Gaga Reveals She had a Total Psychotic Break’ after being Raped by a Record Producer
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Lady Gaga Reveals She had a Total Psychotic Break’ after being Raped by a Record Producer

American music star, Lady Gaga has opened up on one of her darkest moment in an emotional interview on the premiere episode of Oprah Winfrey and Prince Harry’s mental health docuseries The Me You Can’t See on Apple TV+. The pop star and Oscar winner revealed she was raped at 19 by a music producer who “dropped [her] off pregnant on a corner” following months of abuse. Lady Gaga spoke through tears as she recalled her trauma during the appearance. She recounted how the producer threatened to burn her music if she didn't take her clothes off. The singer said; "They didn't stop asking me, and then I just froze, and I just – I don't even remember. "I do not ever want to face that person again." Gaga further said that her buried pain manifested in a physical way that caused nu...
Ebola Virus Kills Woman in Democratic Republic of Congo Three Months after Last Case
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Ebola Virus Kills Woman in Democratic Republic of Congo Three Months after Last Case

A new case of Ebola has been identified near the city of Butembo in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), three months after it was announced that the "last ebola patient" in the country had recovered in Equateur. The country's health ministry said the woman who showed symptoms on 1 February in the town of Biena, North Kivu,  died in hospital in Butembo two days later. She was married to a man who had contracted the virus in a previous outbreak. Health minister Eteni Longondo told state television RTNC;   “It was a farmer, the wife of a survivor of Ebola, who showed typical signs of the disease on February 1. “The provincial response team is already hard at work. It will be supported by the national response team which will visit Butembo shortly." The New E...
Khloe Kardashian confirms positive coronavirus test after ‘vomiting and shaking’
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Khloe Kardashian confirms positive coronavirus test after ‘vomiting and shaking’

Khloe Kardashian has confirmed she tested positive for coronavirus earlier this year, after she suffered from "vomiting" and "shaking".   The reality star, 36, announced she had contracted the virus in a recently released clip from Keeping Up With The Kardashians.   While isolating in her Los Angeles home, the mum-of-one confirmed she was suffering from Covid in the clip, recording footage of herself as she opened up about her experience of the deadly virus.   She said: "Just found out that I do have corona. I have been in my room. It's gonna be fine, but it was really bad for a couple days."   She went on: "I suffer from migraines, but this was the craziest headache.   "I wouldn't say it was a migraine. The coughing, my chest would bu...
22-year-old Student Dies in her Boyfriend’s Apartment in Osun
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22-year-old Student Dies in her Boyfriend’s Apartment in Osun

An undergraduate of the Federal University of Oye Ekiti in Ekiti State, Faderera Oloyede, was found dead in an apartment belonging to her boyfriend, Ayo Maliki, in Osun State on Tuesday, June 16. Faderera, a 300-level-student of Mathematics Education, had gone to visit Maliki in his apartment in the Koko area of Iree in Osun in the company of one of her friends, Kemisola Adewusi, a student of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. According to sources, Maliki had prepared rice for his visitors and while eating the food, Oloyede suddenly developed stomach ache and started vomiting. She, however, died as Maliki and others tried to save her. "They tried to save her life but she died after complaining of stomach ache," a resident who spoke on condition of anonymity said Confirmin...
Mozambique Bans Importation Of Chicken
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Mozambique Bans Importation Of Chicken

The Mozambican agriculture authorities have suspended the importation of chickens from SuperDrob a polish supplier after being reported by the European Food Security Authority about the possible presence of salmonella in their frozen chickens. According food science, Salmonella breeds diarrhoea, stomach cramps, vomiting and fever. it is said that the symptoms appears 12 to 36 hours after consumption and causes death without treatment. Mozambique’s ministry of agriculture has announced in an official statement saying; “The importation of chickens and their derivatives from Poland is temporarily banned. The agriculture ministry warns that the ban does not cover products that are already being transported to Mozambique.” The ministry stressed that chickens that are already in ...
Man found dead on Thai train tests positive for COVID-19
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Man found dead on Thai train tests positive for COVID-19

A man found dead on a passenger train in Thailand has tested positive for the coronavirus, officials said Wednesday, as the country’s death toll from the contagion more than triples from a week ago. The 57-year-old, who had just returned from Pakistan and was travelling from Bangkok to the southern province of Narathiwat, was seen “coughing and vomiting” before boarding the train on Monday, State Railway of Thailand said. His body was found in front of a bathroom during the journey. Other passengers were evacuated from the carriage which was then disconnected from the rest of the train and disinfected by workers wearing protective suits. A post-humous test showed he had COVID-19. The names of the 15 passengers who were seated in his carriage were passed to health author...
One Dead As Hantavirus Hits China Amid COVID-19
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One Dead As Hantavirus Hits China Amid COVID-19

China has been hit by another virus known as hantavirus which is spread by rodents and can be transmitted from person to person. A man from the Yunnan province in China died on a bus on Monday after testing positive for hantavirus. About 32 co-passengers are currently being monitored by the health officials. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the US, though the virus is not new, the case of person-to-person transmission is extremely rare. The CDC said, unlike coronavirus, hantavirus does not spread in the air, but can only be passed on from person to person if they come in contact with urine, faeces, and saliva of rodents. Also, it could be contracted if someone touches their eyes, nose or mouth after touching rodent droppings, urine, or nesting m...
Pregnant Woman Dies of Lassa Fever in Katsina
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Pregnant Woman Dies of Lassa Fever in Katsina

The Katsina State government on Wednesday February 6, confirmed the death of a 26-year-old pregnant patient of Lassa fever. Executive Director of the State Primary Health Care Development Agency (PHCDA) Dr Shamsudeen Yahaya who confirmed the death of the pregnant woman, also disclosed that the deceased's 60-year-old relation tested positive to the virus. Yahaya told newsmen that out of seven samples collected and sent out for test, four came back negative, two returned positive while one is still pending. He said; ’’The pregnant woman died on Sunday, while the other is alive and responding to treatment; there were plans to take the one that is alive to an isolation center in Katsina. ’The pregnant woman was vomiting, bleeding and the pregnancy was aborted just before she...
Woman Almost Dies After Swallowing Partner’s Semen During Oral Sex
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Woman Almost Dies After Swallowing Partner’s Semen During Oral Sex

A woman suffered anaphylactic shock after swallowing her partner's semen during oral sex. The unidentified 31-year-old was rushed to hospital after she started vomiting, breaking out in hives and struggling to breathe. At the hospital in Alicante, Spain, she told medics that she was allergic to penicillin but said she hadn't taken the drug before delivering the blow job. It was later discovered that her partner had been on a course of amoxicillin-clavulanic acid - a form of penicillin - to treat an ear infection. According to doctors at Hospital General Universitari d'Alacant, the drug had worked its way down into the man's semen and entered the woman's mouth, causing her to suffer a potentially life-threatening allergic reaction. Reactions to penicillin have happened via k...
India Toxic Alcohol Deaths Rise to 143
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India Toxic Alcohol Deaths Rise to 143

India toxic alcohol deaths have risen to 143, after at least 45 more workers died in northeastern India from the latest mass alcohol poisoning. The deaths in Assam state came less than two weeks after tainted liquor killed around 100 people in the northern states of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand. At least 200 others were still hospitalised across Assam. “A total of 85 people have died in Golaghat district due to consumption (of toxic alcohol),” Dhiren Hazarika, deputy commissioner of the worst affected region, told AFP. “Another 100 are undergoing treatment in the district. The rush of new patients has (only) slowed down today afternoon,” he added. Roshni Korati, deputy commissioner of the neighbouring Jorhat district, told AFP that the death toll in the district had reached...
Outrage As 6-year-old Pupil Expose Sodomy in Abuja College
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Outrage As 6-year-old Pupil Expose Sodomy in Abuja College

There is outrage as a 6-year-old deaf pupil, Imran exposed sodomy and cannibalism at the School for the Deaf, Kuje, Abuja, Imran had only spent one term in the school he transferred from another school in Kaduna. His mother, Dr Hannatu Ayuba Usman, who is an oncologist with the National Hospital, Abuja, and his grandmother, Hajia Salamatu Abubakar Maina, narrated the boy’s ordeal on the February 4 edition of Brekete Family Talk Show on Human Rights Radio/Television. According to sunnewsonline, the story came to light four days after Imran returned home from school for holiday and reportedly informed his grandmother he would not want to return to the school. He narrated how he and other children in the hostel were sodomised, how he was forced to watch other children slaughtere...

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