Israel's Health Ministry prepares for new, fatal bird flu from China
Ministry officials issue guidelines to doctors and warn Israelis to be on guard if they are traveling to China, where the outbreak of H7N9 bird flu has left six people dead and a total number of 16 reported infections nationwide.
With the spread of a new, fatal strain of bird flu in China, Israel's Health Ministry has issued instructions to its doctors on how to handle patients that are affected by suspicious cases of acute respiratory illness.
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