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Kuwait temporarily bans food imports from Iraq

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 6, (KUNA): Kuwait’s Ministry of Commerce and Industry has temporarily banned imports of all food products from Iraq due to Cholera outbreak there, an official announced on Thursday. Tareq Al-Sabti, the director of public relations and media at the public authority for good and nutrition, declared in …

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Measures in place to prevent outbreak of cholera – Bringing unlicensed foodstuffs from Iraq, to be confiscated

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 2: Assistant Undersecretary for Public Health Affairs Dr Majda Al-Qattan disclosed that relevant measures are in place to prevent an outbreak of cholera in Kuwait, reports Al-Anba daily. Al-Qattan added diagnostic devices and laboratory equipment, in addition to brochures containing guidelines on ways of preventing and treating …

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Kuwait records 5 cases of cholera – Victims came from Iraq

KUWAIT CITY, April 14: Assistant Undersecretary for Public Health Affairs at Ministry of Health Dr Majdah Al-Qattan revealed that Kuwait recorded five cases of cholera in people who came from Iraq and they have been treated. On the sidelines of the inaugural ceremony of the Scientific Conference on Latest Surgeries …

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Health Ministry denies rumors on cholera outbreak

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 6, (Agencies): Health Ministry denied rumors on cholera outbreak in the country, after it has spread in Iraq, Ministry official announced on Friday. Assistant Undersecretary of Public Health Affairs at the Ministry Dr Majidah Al-Qattan told KUNA that five cases of cholera, in fact, were confirmed in …

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‘Cholera control measures commendable’ – MoH transparent on outbreak of any disease: Al-Obaidi

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 7, (Agencies): Health Minister Ali Al-Obaidi said here Wednesday his ministry has managed to control diseases, viruses and cholera thanks to its successful precautions. Three out of five cholera cases have already recovered in the country, the minister said in an exclusive statement to KUNA, citing recent …

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‘Cause of 50 pc of cholera cases unclear’

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 5: The cause of about 50 percent of the cholera cases in the country is unclear, reports Al-Qabas daily quoting a reliable source from Ministry of Health. He revealed that one of the main reasons for the spread of cholera is the use of some farms for …

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Health facilities alerted to dangers of cholera: ministry – MoH activates all preventive measures

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 21, (KUNA): The Ministry of Health affirmed Monday its preparedness to prevent cholera from entering the country through activation of all preventive measures. The ministry has contacted the General Administration of Customs for arranging the preventive measures, including barring the entry of foods with passengers, Assistant Undersecretary …

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