Tag "LISTERIOSIS"

DEATH TOLL FROM LISTERIA OUTBREAK IN SOUTH AFRICA RISES TO MORE THAN 200

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – The death toll from the world’s largest ever outbreak of the food-borne disease listeria has risen to 204, but the number of new cases has declined sharply

ENTERPRISE POLONY IDENTIFIED AS A SOURCE OF SA LISTERIOSIS OUTBREAK

Polony and products from an Enterprise Foods factory in Polokwane‚ Limpopo‚ are the source of the world’s largest outbreak of listeria, Minister of Health, Aaron Motsoaledi, announced on Sunday. More

GAUTENG RESIDENTS FEAR HEALTH DEPT WON’T COPE WITH LISTERIOSIS OUTBREAK

JOHANNESBURG – As scientists at the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) battle to find the source of the listeriosis outbreak, Gauteng residents say they fear the country’s Health Department