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that the bird flu, the avian virus that has sparked a health alert in Southeast Asia, can be transmitted from one human to another.
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found to be free of the virus. In New York City, health officials recorded 10 false positives in October and 30... of new diseases such as SARS and bird flu, says a World Health Organization report released Friday...
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, especially the agriculture and health ministries, pull together.
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and a global effort is needed to stop the virus from spreading and prevent a human pandemic, the U.N. food... about the illness and are vulnerable to serious complications, health experts said on Wednesday.