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Legionella numbers on the rise

9 October 2018

ESR scientists say gardeners should be aware of the risks posed by potting mix and compost, as the numbers of cases of legionella bacterial infection begins to

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ESR extends flu surveillance

8 October 2018

For those who have suffered from a bad case of flu over the winter, it may be galling to note this flu season has been marked by a relatively low number of case