Listeriosis

No new Listeriosis cases reported in Namibia

by editor1 / Mar 27, 2018 / 0 comments

-Food markets are breathing a sigh of relief as no new cases of Listeriosis have been reported.

Health Minister condemns The Dogg for listeriosis video

by editor1 / Mar 16, 2018 / 0 comments
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Nampa

-Video footage promoting the listeriosis disease on social media are undermining efforts by the Health Ministry to contain the outbreak.

Shop owners feel the pinch following the outbreak of Listeriosis

by editor1 / Mar 15, 2018 / 0 comments

Local shops are feeling the pinch as some people are sceptical about whether to eat or not to eat ready-made meat products following the outbreak of deadly listeriosis outbreak in South Africa.

Tsumeb man first Namibian diagnosed with listeriosis

by editor1 / Mar 13, 2018 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-A 41-year-old man from Tsumeb has become the first Namibian to be diagnosed with listeriosis since its outbreak in South Africa was linked recently to processed meat.

Listeriosis outbreak causes 176 deaths in South Africa

by editor1 / Mar 05, 2018 / 0 comments

-There have been about 1 000 patients and at least 176 deaths in South Africa since January 2017, from the bacteria transmitted through food.

South Africans warned against eating processed meat amidst Listeriosis outbreak

by editor1 / Mar 04, 2018 / 0 comments
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SABC

-South Africa’s Health Minister, Aaron Motsoaledi, has urged the public to stop consuming ready-to-eat processed food products such as polony, viennas and chicken sausages.