Health Organization Says SARS Has Been Contained
Health Organization officials announced Tuesday that the spread
of severe acute respiratory syndrome has been contained, but warned
that China must remain vigilant to prevent a second outbreak of
the highly infectious disease.
Agency Lifts Travel Warning for Parts of China
that the SARS situation in many regions of China has "improved
significantly," the World Health Organization lifted its warning
against travel to parts of the country, but the agency was continuing
to advise that people avoid visiting the capital, Beijing.
Health Agency Backs China's Reports of Drop in SARS Cases
Health Organization experts Thursday cautiously endorsed China's
reported drop in the number of SARS cases after publicly questioning
the country's data earlier this week.
is in Decline, U.N. Health Agency Says
outbreaks in all the initial hot zones either contained or coming
under control, severe acute respiratory syndrome is clearly in
decline, the World Health Organization said Wednesday. But
the U.N. agency cautioned in a report that new outbreaks could