Keeping an eye on Communist, Totalitarian China, and its influence both globally, and we as Canadians. I have come to the opinion that we are rarely privy to truth regarding the real goal, the agenda of Red China, and it's implications for Canada [and North America as a whole]. No more can we rely on our media as more and more information on China is actively being swept under the carpet - not for consumption.
Thursday, February 9, 2017
At least five infected with HIV after dirty needles used at Chinese hospital
At least five infected with HIV after dirty needlesused at Chinese hospital
Case in Zhejiang province has echoes of huge Aids scandal in 1990s when thousands were infected with HIV after selling blood at insanitary clinics
A member of the medical staff at a Chinese hospital violated procedure by reusing hypodermic needles on patients, infecting at least five people with HIV as a result, a provincial health authority said in a statement on its website.
The announcement by the health and family planning commission in Zhejiang province created shock among internet users in China.
The statement said a serious medical incident had occurred at the Zhejiang Provincial Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Hangzhou and that the cases were first reported to the health authority on January 26.
China’s government is stepping up its efforts to contain the spread of HIV.
The State Council issued a five-year plan earlier this week aimed at curbing infections.
About 575,000 people are infected with the virus on the mainland, according to the country’s disease control authority, but the real number could be much higher.
China’s decade-old Aids prevention and treatment regulations are meant to stop hospitals turning away people with HIV, but activists say patients continue to face repeated rejection at medical facilities across the country.