However, the Chinese government is closely monitoring the outbreak and taking prevention measures and scientists are working on a vaccine to prevent the disease entirely. But don't panic. [14], In December 2018 the South Gauteng High Court granted a certification order opening up the process for class-action lawsuit against Tiger Brands for around 1,000 claimants. Africa is the most disease prone continent – World Bank. Mosquito bites are never fun, but they can be dangerous in some parts of the world. [7], Laboratory-confirmed listeriosis cases started to rise in mid-2017 and peaked in December 2017, with 32 cases in a week. In rare cases, dengue can turn into a serious and fatal condition called dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF). The disease outbreak fighters are on the way. Travelers can protect themselves from dengue by taking the same precautions as they would for any mosquito-borne disease. Plague is an infectious disease found in some small mammals and their fleas. However, outside the US, diphtheria remains a problem. Environmental samples from the factory were found to contain the bacterium Listeria monocytogenes strain ST 6, the strain responsible for the outbreak. The true total number of cases and deaths for each disease in 2017 may be higher.]. Ao continuar com a navegação em nosso site, você aceita o uso de cookies. There is no treatment or vaccine for Marburg, but supportive care at a hospital can improve the chances of survival. The death toll of 124 by 20 October exceeded that of previous outbreaks. The average Ebola case fatality rate is around 50%, but it can be as high as 90%. Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) is a specialized technical institution of the African Union established to support public health initiatives of Member States and strengthen the capacity of their public health institutions to detect, prevent, control and respond quickly and effectively to disease threats. [9], The South African government issued a recall notice of all products of RCL Foods Limited and Enterprise Foods and Rainbow Chicken facilities on March 4. [8] At a press conference the next day, Tiger Brands CEO Lawrence MacDougall denied responsibility, stating "There is no direct link between any of the deaths and our products." Caroline Kee is a health reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York. Fear-related behaviors played an important role in shaping the outbreak. The source of the outbreak at the Enterprise Foods facility was only discovered after nine five-year-old children from Soweto were brought to Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital in mid-January 2018. Para saber mais sobre nossa política de cookies, acesse link. Here’s what you need to know. The Marburg virus disease (MVD) is a rare and deadly condition. Symptoms of listeri… Contact Caroline Kee at caroline.kee@buzzfeed.com. Outbreaks were of 18–14 542 cases in 113 districts (median 3 districts/outbreak). It can cause severe hemorrhaging, often resulting in death. NmX increased from 0.6% of N. meningitidis cases in 2015 to 27% in 2017. This year, there were also alarming cholera outbreaks in Kenya, Zambia, and Nigeria. During the past four avian influenza (H7N9) epidemics, about 40% of those infected died. Yes, the bird flu is back and things are not looking good. The plague broke out in Madagascar.. The disease is highly contagious and spreads rapidly in areas with poor sewage infrastructure and inadequate hygiene. An assessment of the geographical risks of wild and vaccine-derived poliomyelitis outbreaks in Africa and Asia BMC Infect Dis . There's no specific treatment or vaccine, but with supportive care, dengue usually goes away on its own. Lassa fever is a hemorrhagic fever caused by the Lassa virus. A new polio outbreak in Sudan has been linked to the oral polio vaccine that uses a weakened form of the virus.. News of the outbreak comes a … It is the causative agent of African swine fever (ASF). 2017 May 26;17(1):367. doi: 10.1186/s12879-017-2443-4. Earlier in the year, there were additional cases in the neighboring countries of Benin, Togo, and Burkina Faso. [1], Following the announcement, Tiger Brand's stock price on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange dropped by 7%, resulting in a R5.7bn (equivalent to US$438.69 million) reduction in total value. 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Afp Contributor / AFP / Getty Images / Via. Hepatitis A Hit the United States. [12][13] Kenya followed suit on the next day. Kindly Share This Story: THE return of the Ebola Virus Disease to … The outbreak is among the Rohingya population, who have been displaced from nearby Myanmar and now reside in temporary settlements. [10][11] Tiger Brands reportedly admitted to knowing about the presence of listeria in some of its products eighteen days before the government recall. A more recent outbreak of plague in Madagascar began in August 2017 and expanded rapidly, with about two-thirds of cases transmitted person-to-person as pneumonic plague, the most dangerous form of the disease. Human infection with avian influenza (H7N9) was first reported in China in 2013, and each year there are waves of outbreaks in January and February, but none as large as this year's. In 2011–2017, 17 outbreaks were reported (31 786 suspected cases from 8 countries, 1–6 outbreaks/year). Kenya was also put on high alert, because one of the people in Uganda had traveled to Kenya prior to his death. While the plague is treatable with antibiotics, it is fatal in 30%–100% of cases that aren’t treated, according to the WHO. It's spread through respiratory secretions, and unvaccinated children are at highest risk. An earlier version of this post misstated the figure. So you've probably heard of this this deadly disease and you might be terrified to hear that it's back. Esses Cookies nos permitem coletar alguns dados pessoais sobre você, como sua ID exclusiva atribuída ao seu dispositivo, endereço de IP, tipo de dispositivo e navegador, conteúdos visualizados ou outras ações realizadas usando nossos serviços, país e idioma selecionados, entre outros. Symptoms include fever, shortness of breath, and pneumonia — but some people carry MERS-CoV with no symptoms. When people recover, they won't get the disease again. Fayez Nureldine / AFP / Getty Images / Via. Kindly Share This Story: A World Bank Official, Dr Khama Rogo has described Africa … The disease is caused by high numbers of Listeria monocytogenes, a bacterium found in soil, water, plants and animal feces, which usually spreads to humans through contaminated food. Multiple international agencies were able to step in immediately to support the DRC's Ministry of Health in responding to the outbreak and by July, the WHO declared the end of the outbreak. Dengue causes flu-like symptoms with a fever, rash, and joint pain. [3] Additionally, further samples from another Enterprise factory in Germiston and from a Rainbow Chicken factory in the Free State tested positive for Listeria, although which strain these samples tested positive for is not yet known. Madagascar actually has a "plague season" every year, but the country experienced one of its largest and most deadly plague outbreaks in 2017 — which included 2,417 cases and 209 deaths since August. Africa CDC strengthens the capacity and capability of Africa’s public health institutions as well as partnerships to detect and respond quickly and effectively to disease threats and outbreaks, based on data-driven interventions and programmes. During the period January 2017–March 2018, 15 countries in the WHO African Region (AFR) reported cholera outbreaks of varying magnitudes. However, many people have mild or no symptoms and recover with supportive care and treatment with oral rehydration solutions. CDC at Work: On 6 October, 2017, an outbreak of cholera was declared in Zambia. There is also an ongoing diphtheria outbreak in Yemen, and the WHO is in the process of delivering emergency aid to stop it from spreading. Marburg causes a severe hemorrhagic fever among humans that can result in organ failure, shock, and severe bleeding. On May 17, 2017 4:55 am In Health by Emmanuel Okogba. Posted on December 15, 2017, at 4:33 p.m. Since 2012 there have been 2,103 cases and at least 733 deaths reported in 27 countries (including the US) — but most cases occurred in Saudi Arabia. The 2014–2016 Ebola outbreak in West Africa was the largest in history and the first-ever epidemic, affecting multiple countries, including some cases in the US in travelers. As of September 2017, the WHO has reported 764 human cases of H7N9. Yes, the plague — the " Black Death " that wiped out 60% of Europe's population... 2. The incidence of dengue around the world has increased in recent years and according to the WHO, there are an estimated 390 million dengue infections per year. Since 5 December 2017, the Department of Health amended the list of notifiable diseases to include Listeriosis. There were 1,060 confirmed cases of listeriosis during the outbreak, and about 216 deaths. According to the WHO, each year there are an estimated 1.3 million to 4.0 million cases of cholera, and 21,000 to 143, 000 deaths worldwide. There is no cure or vaccine, but supportive care can improve the chances of survival. [6], On March 4, 2018, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi announced that the disease was traced to the Enterprise processed meats factory in Polokwane. The ministry has reported 163 outbreaks of African swine fever since August 2018 and said 1.19 million pigs have been culled, a fraction of 1% of China’s total herd. Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS‐CoV) broke out in the Arabian peninsula. The overall fatality rate is about 1%, but for severe cases it's about 15% and pregnant women are at highest risk. These include avoiding close contact with sick people and washing their hands. Each claimant might be eligible to seek between R100,000 and R2,000,000 in compensation for their losses due to the outbreak. People can get EVD through direct contact with an infected animal (bat or nonhuman primate) or a sick or dead person infected with Ebola virus. When traveling to countries where cholera is endemic or areas with poor water sanitation, it's important to only drink safe water (bottled or treated) to avoid contracting cholera or other viruses and parasites. The largest ever detected Listeria outbreak in known history is over, according to officials in South Africa. DRC Ebola outbreak: Lessons from West Africa. The 2017 Ebola outbreak was much smaller than others in recent years. It's transmitted to humans from infected mosquitoes and can cause a high fever, muscle and joint pain, and headaches, but it is not fatal. A Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) clinic in the city of Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, reported a total of 804 suspected diphtheria cases and 15 deaths since November 3. There were a startling 28,616 cases and 11,310 deaths overall. The announcement comes 42 days (two 21-day incubation cycles of the virus) after the last confirmed Ebola patient in the affected Bas-Uélé province tested negative for the disease for the second time. There are three types of plague: bubonic, pneumonic, and septicemic. The 2017–2018 South African listeriosis outbreak was a widespread outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes food poisoning that resulted from contaminated processed meats produced by Enterprise Foods, a subsidiary of Tiger Brands,[2] in Polokwane. The outbreak involved a cattle farm in Chungcheongbuk-Do, which is situated in the central part of the country. The majority of cases have come from three provinces: 581 (59%) from Gauteng, 118 (12%) … About 35% of people infected with MERS have died. Avian influenza (H7N9) occurred in China. There aren't any health-related travel restrictions for Nigeria since visitors are still at low risk for contracting Lassa. Yemen has been contending with an outbreak of cholera since October of last year. According to the WHO, this 2017 outbreak of Lassa is the first one to occur in the Borno state of Nigeria in nearly 48 years, with 501 suspected cases and 104 deaths reported since December 2016. The virus causes a respiratory disease called Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS). [4][5], Interviews conducted by the authorities with people who contracted listeriosis indicated that processed cold meats, most notably polony, was the likely cause of the outbreak. Samples taken from Enterprise and Rainbow Chicken polony products at the crèche the children attended tested positive for the strain of listeriosis causing the outbreak and led investigators to the infected production facilities. (WHO) The plague is mostly endemic in Congo, Peru and Madagascar, which saw a large outbreak in 2017 … Utilizamos cookies, próprios e de terceiros, que o reconhecem e identificam como um usuário único, para garantir a melhor experiência de navegação, personalizar conteúdo e anúncios, e melhorar o desempenho do nosso site e serviços. During the past four epidemics, about 40% of people infected with H7N9 died, the CDC reports. An outbreak of contagious and deadly Marburg virus disease in the Kween district of eastern Uganda was declared by the nation’s Ministry of Health on October 19. In addition to Italy and France, there has been an ongoing outbreak of Chikungunya in Pakistan, with about 1018 suspected cases in the capital of Karachi. The majority were reported in Saudi Arabia, but there were also cases in United Arab Emirates, Oman, Qatar, and Lebanon. On October 9, 2017 6:16 pm In News by Nwafor. [1] The outbreak was first identified by doctors at Chris Hani and Steve Biko academic hospitals in July 2017, who notified the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) about an unusually high number of neonatal infections. France also reported 13 suspected cases in its Southeastern region. The good news is that the virus does not easily pass from human to human — which could be very dangerous. Humans usually get Lassa from contact with infected rats or their urine and feces, but it can also spread from contact with an infected person's bodily fluids. The largest cholera outbreak this year occurred in Yemen, and since the outbreak began in October there have been 862,858 suspected cases and 2,177 deaths — but those numbers are expected to rise before the year ends. High-risk foods include deli meat, soft cheeses and cold-smoked fish — really, anything that can sit in a refrigerator for a long time and is eaten without further cooking. It is usually transmitted to humans from fruit bats and then spread among people through direct contact (including sexual) or contact with contaminated surfaces and materials. Cholera epidemics have been a problem throughout history, but this year there were several outbreaks that sparked global concern. In 2017, there have been several outbreaks of MERS-Cov, accounting for approximately 224 cases and 67 deaths. Cholera is endemic to Yemen, but this year's outbreak is the worst in its history and the population has become increasingly vulnerable due to ongoing conflict and a destroyed health infrastructure. Travelers to Uganda are still considered to be at low risk for contracting the disease, but you should take precautions like avoiding bats or the caves where they live, wearing protective clothing in rural areas, and avoiding contact with sick people and their bodily fluids. Listeriosis Outbreak in South Africa Listeriosis is now a notifiable condition in South Africa. Malawi has been facing a cholera outbreak since late 2017 Lagos, Nigeria (CNN) At least 30 people have died and 893 are ill in a cholera outbreak in Malawi, the health ministry said Thursday. Caso não concorde com o uso cookies dessa forma, você deverá ajustar as configurações de seu navegador ou deixar de acessar o nosso site e serviços. Fortunately, the WHO announced that the outbreak has been contained. It included a total of eight cases and four deaths. Outbreaks of infectious diarrhoeal diseases in Yemen, Somalia, and Ethiopia are devastating communities already suffering from conflict, drought, and potential famine, global health officials have warned. Zimbabwe has experienced cholera outbreaks dating as far back as 1971 with an unprecedented outbreak occurring in 2008/2009 when 60 of the 62 districts in the country were affected. Background: Typhoid fever remains a public health concern in South Africa, where the risk of transmission is high because of poor access to safe water and sanitation. When it spreads from birds to humans, it causes a severe flu with increased respiratory distress and nausea. Marburg virus showed up in Eastern Uganda. Of N. meningitidis cases, 53% were NmC, 30% NmW, and 13% NmX. There's yet another reason to use bug spray, and it's a viral disease called Chikungunya. In 2017, there were several deadly outbreaks of dengue in Africa and Asia. Dengue fever hit parts of Africa and Asia. Dengue is a mosquito-borne illness caused by the dengue virus. However, you should always take precautionary measures, like washing your hands, if you stay in an area with poor sanitation and also avoid contact with sick people. Yes, the plague — the "Black Death" that wiped out 60% of Europe's population in the 14th century — still exists. Korea (Rep. of) 1 – following the last FMD outbreak reported in the country in April 2016, the disease has re occurred on the 5th of February 2017, still caused by serotype O. The plague is caused by the bacterium Yersinia pestis, which is usually transmitted from rodents to humans by infected fleas, and less commonly, from human to human. Enhanced surveillance in the country will continue, as well as … Several outbreaks occurred: NmC in Niger in 2015–2017, NmC in Mali in 2016, and NmW in Togo in 2016–2017. Most outbreaks occur in healthcare settings where there's poor hygiene, but researchers are still trying to understand how people spread the virus. [1] Gauteng was the province with the most cases, 58%, followed by Western Cape with about 13%. Diphtheria might sound like one of those early 20th century ailments that faded into history, or maybe you've never heard of it before. Cholera hit Yemen hard.. Cholera epidemics have been a … Health officials are responding to the outbreak with a targeted immunization campaign. The outbreak included a total of three people, all of whom died — resulting in a case fatality rate of 100%. Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) is a rare and deadly disease in people and nonhuman primates. Become a BuzzFeed News member. In September, health officials in Burkina Faso declared an outbreak which included 9,029 cases and 18 deaths. So load up on bug spray, wear long-sleeved and pants when outside, and make sure stay in places with screens and nets. ZIKV infection leads to an asymptomatic or mildly symptomatic nonspecific disease in 80% of cases, but the outbreak in the Americas and French Polynesia coincided with a steep increase in the birth of babies with congenital microcephaly (2–4). Diphtheria is rare in the US today thanks to the creation of a vaccine in the 1920s, which is given as a combination vaccine (DTaP, Tdap, DT, or Td). Five NmA cases were reported (Burkina Faso, 2015). The 2013–2016 West Africa Ebola virus disease pandemic was the largest, longest, deadliest, and most geographically expansive outbreak in the 40-year interval since Ebola was first identified. The WHO announced in September that there was an outbreak in the Lazio region of Italy, including 183 suspected cases. Methodology: Following notification of laboratory-confirmed cases, a descriptive study was conducted at Sekhukhune District, Limpopo … The 2017–2018 South African listeriosis outbreak was a widespread outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes food poisoning that resulted from contaminated processed meats produced by Enterprise Foods, a subsidiary of Tiger Brands, in Polokwane.There were 1,060 confirmed cases of listeriosis during the outbreak, and about 216 deaths. This study describes the investigation of typhoid fever outbreak in Limpopo province. 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