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and West Virginia snipers) and contagious diseases (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, or SARS) concern most people, the degree of concern and effect on behavior is largely a function of how they perceive risk.
He said that cattle heads were showing symptoms of fever due to hot weather conditions which is not a contagious disease and cattle rearers can overcome the problem by properly taking care of animals.
The measures include implementing veterinary quarantine procedures, and tracking and controlling epidemic and contagious diseases as per international standards.
3 : a place (as a hospital) where a person or animal with a contagious disease is isolated
Parents must insist on continence outside marriage and fidelity in marriage as the only true and secure education for the prevention of this contagious disease.
Summary: A saleswoman, who unlawfully solicited the help of a compatriot friend to undergo a medical fitness test on her behalf, since she had a contagious disease which would stop her from getting her visa renewed, has been sentenced to three months in jail.
4 (BNA) -- SOUTH KOREA'S HEALTH AUTHORITIES REPORTED WEDNESDAY THREE MORE DEATHS FROM THE H1N1 FLU VIRUS, RAISING THE NATION'S DEATH TOLL TO 45 AND INDICATING THAT THE HIGHLY CONTAGIOUS DISEASE IS TURNING INTO A PANDEMIC.
Highly contagious disease caused by a virus of the genus Morbillivirus, marked by an eruption of distinct, red, circular spots.
But for a contagious disease that assaulted urban areas these few measures must have seemed like mopping a floor with the faucet still running.
ISLAMABAD -- Like other parts of the globe' World Allergy Day was observed in Pakistan on Sunday (July 08) to create awareness about the contagious disease.
Bubonic plague was the contagious disease that led to quarantines as early as the 14th century in port cities in southern Europe.
So far, smallpox is the only contagious disease ever to be eradicated, though polio is on its way out.

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