Contaminated blood inquiry: Former health minister Clarke to give evidence

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The evidence under oath of someone who served as health minister at the time marks a significant moment for survivors and their relatives, who campaigned for years to bring about the inquiry, saying the risks of the blood products were never explained and the scandal was covered up. Source link

Dozens Contaminated After Chemical Leak at Water Park

July 19, 2021 More than 100 people were contaminated over the weekend because of a chemical leak at the Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Splashtown water park in Spring, TX., TV station KPRC reported, citing local health officials. First responders decontaminated most of the people at the site. Thirty-one people were taken to area … Read more

Contaminated frozen food packaging could cause Covid-19 infection: Chinese CDC

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The Chinese CDC detected and isolated living new coronavirus from frozen food packaging while probing a Covid-19 outbreak in Qingdao city. [REPRESENTATIVE IMAGE] (Photo Credits: Reuters) Contact with frozen food packaging contaminated by living new coronavirus could cause infection, the Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said in a statement on Saturday. China … Read more