Articles on this issue "virus"
The Hospitaller Order of St. John of God announced that on Saturday morning, August 9, Sister Pascaline Chantal died of the ebola virus, according to the Fides agency. Sister Chantal of the …read more
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The United Nations held a high-level plenary meeting Monday to follow up on a session related to the "Implementation of the Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS." Here is the address …read more
FIDES).- About forty-five priests in Hong Kong responded to the doicese's call for volunteers needed to administer the sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick to SARS-assigned hospitals. With …read more
Cardinal Paul Shan Kuo-hsi of Kaohsiung urged a show of calm and solidarity over the SARS scare in Taiwan. "We must avoid spreading panic over SARS among the public," he told the Fides news …read more
Catholic Church services during Holy Week will be curtailed here as an increasing number of people are infected with the SARS virus. To curb the spread of severe acute respiratory syndrome, …read more
A machine at an remote site that handles mail for the White House tested positive for anthrax, the latest chapter in the rash of bioterrorism that has hit the United States in the wake of …read more