Archive for March 24th, 2012

WHO | Yellow fever : a current threat (but not in South Africa)

24 March, 2012

Via Scoop.itVirology News

THERE. IS. NO. YELLOW. FEVER. IN. SOUTH. AFRICA.

WHO does NOT think so – and there is a map to prove it.

Via www.who.int

Yellow fever virus in South Africa: Recommendations by WHO – by Srikanth Radhakrishna – Helium

24 March, 2012

Via Scoop.itVirology News

Yellow fever is endemic not only in South Africa, but also in 33 other countries of the continent with a combined population of 508 million. …, Srikanth Radhakrishna…

 

THERE.  IS.  NO.  YELLOW.  FEVER.  IN.  SOUTH.  AFRICA. 

 

Are we clear on this?  Unless it is imported from another country – because it is assuredly NOT endemic!!  And irresponsible statements like this do not help anyone – except certain vaccine clinics.

Via www.helium.com