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CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 878 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 2 136 cases by RATs as well as 272 imported cases 4-October-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 4-October-2022
Update on cases of Legionnaires' disease 3-October-2022
Man sentenced for violation of Prevention and Control of Disease Regulation 3-October-2022
Yaumatei Maternal and Child Health Centre suspends service 3-October-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 858 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 2 328 cases by RATs as well as 343 imported cases 3-October-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 3-October-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 864 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 2 490 cases by RATs as well as 215 imported cases 2-October-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 914 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 2 767 cases by RATs as well as 226 imported cases 1-October-2022
CHP investigates case of human infection of rat Hepatitis E virus 30-September-2022
Expert Committee on Clinical Events Assessment Following COVID-19 Immunisation assesses serious adverse events relating to COVID-19 vaccination 30-September-2022
Update on dengue fever 30-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 1 032 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 2 778 cases by RATs as well as 213 imported cases 30-September-2022
Two persons sentenced for violating Prevention and Control of Disease Regulation 29-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 1 024 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 3 000 cases by RATs as well as 245 imported cases 29-September-2022
Public urged to lead healthy lifestyle to guard against cardiovascular diseases 29-September-2022
DH responds to media enquiries on Medical Exemption Certificates 28-September-2022
Public urged not to buy or consume virility product containing undeclared controlled ingredients (with photos) 28-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 1 089 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 2 614 cases by RATs as well as 208 imported cases 28-September-2022
Man sentenced for violating Prevention and Control of Disease Regulation 27-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 937 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 2 537 cases by RATs as well as 193 imported cases 27-September-2022
Update on cases of Legionnaires' disease 26-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 1 002 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 2 844 cases by RATs as well as 188 imported cases 26-September-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 26-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 1 084 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 2 696 cases by RATs as well as 117 imported cases 25-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 1 168 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 3 870 cases by RATs as well as 152 imported cases 24-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 1 315 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 3 916 cases by RATs as well as 156 imported cases 23-September-2022
Update on dengue fever 23-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 1 466 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 4 361 cases by RATs as well as 163 imported cases 22-September-2022
2022/23 seasonal influenza vaccination programmes to launch 22-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 1 586 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 3 955 cases by RATs as well as 146 imported cases 21-September-2022
Monkeypox Vaccination Programme to commence in October 21-September-2022
Walking Challenge under "10 000 Steps a Day" Campaign to be enrolled in October 21-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 1 348 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 4 111 cases by RATs as well as 135 imported cases 20-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 1 479 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 4 607 cases by RATs as well as 174 imported cases 19-September-2022
Woman sentenced for breaching compulsory quarantine order 19-September-2022
Update on cases of Legionnaires' disease 19-September-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 19-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 1 750 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 5 440 cases by RATs as well as 132 imported cases 18-September-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 18-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 1 878 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 6 271 cases by RATs as well as 129 imported cases 17-September-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 17-September-2022
DH investigates Comirnaty vaccine incident at two medical centres of EC Healthcare 16-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 2 185 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 6 683 cases by RATs as well as 131 imported cases 16-September-2022
First conviction case of violation of Red Code under Vaccine Pass 16-September-2022
Update on dengue fever 16-September-2022
Scientific Committees under CHP update consensus interim recommendations on use of monkeypox vaccine in Hong Kong 16-September-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 16-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 2 323 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 5 700 cases by RATs as well as 164 imported cases 15-September-2022
CHP closely monitors human case of avian influenza A(H5N6) in Mainland 15-September-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 15-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 2 139 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 5 279 cases by RATs as well as 161 imported cases 14-September-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 14-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 1 934 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 5 133 cases by RATs as well as 151 imported cases 13-September-2022
Update on cases of Legionnaires' disease 13-September-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 13-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 1 876 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 5 896 cases by RATs as well as 166 imported cases 12-September-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 12-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 2 236 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 6 668 cases by RATs as well as 129 imported cases 11-September-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 11-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 2 277 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 7 325 cases by RATs as well as 185 imported cases 10-September-2022
DH investigates poisoning case involving undeclared Western drug ingredient detected in yellowish tablets (with photo) 10-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 2 629 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 7 293 cases by RATs as well as 154 imported cases 9-September-2022
Update on dengue fever 9-September-2022
Applications for 2023 Chinese Medicine Practitioners Licensing Examination to open 9-September-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 9-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 2 825 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 8 085 cases by RATs as well as 181 imported cases 8-September-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 8-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 2 918 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 7 112 cases by RATs as well as 164 imported cases 7-September-2022
CHP investigates imported monkeypox case and Alert level of the Preparedness and Response Plan for Monkeypox activated 6-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 2 418 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 6 769 cases by RATs as well as 186 imported cases 6-September-2022
CHP investigates suspected puffer fish poisoning case 6-September-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 6-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 2 682 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 7 187 cases by RATs as well as 152 imported cases 5-September-2022
CHP investigates suspected food poisoning case related to wild mushrooms 5-September-2022
Update on cases of Legionnaires' disease 5-September-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 5-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 2 937 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 7 553 cases by RATs as well as 193 imported cases 4-September-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 4-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 3 051 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 7 171 cases by RATs as well as 204 imported cases 3-September-2022
DH enhances registration arrangement for dental clinics with emergency general public sessions 3-September-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 3-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 2 818 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 6 896 cases by RATs as well as 187 imported cases 2-September-2022
Update on dengue fever 2-September-2022
Government geared up to tackle monkeypox 2-September-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 2-September-2022
CHP investigates locally acquired SARS-CoV-2 virus cases with 3 091 cases tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 7 251 cases by RATs as well as 244 imported cases 1-September-2022
CHP reminds public on precautions against heat stroke during very hot weather 1-September-2022

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5 Oct 2022