China Warned of Air Pollution Time Bomb

Millions of Chinese lives will be unnecessarily lost due to rising rates of respiratory disease and lung cancer

Fears of Pandemic High in Asia as New Bird Flu Strain H10N8 is Discovered

World health authorities have flagged concerns about a new strain of avian influenza

China Smog Makes Capital ‘barely suitable’ for Life

Severe pollution in Beijing has made the Chinese capital “barely suitable” for living

Belfast Child Diagnosed With Swine Flu

A child has been diagnosed with swine flu in Northern Ireland.

Pandemic Potential Seen in Gene Changes of Bird Flu

Genetic variations in the deadly bird flu virus circulating in China increase the potential for a pandemic strain to emerge

Bahrain Confirms First Swine Flu Case in 2014

On Wednesday, Bahrain registered  its first swine flu case in 2014

Hong Kong Reports Fifth H7N9 Bird Flu Case

On Wednesday, Hong Kong confirmed a new human case of the deadly H7N9 avian flu

H7N9 Bird Flu Strain Kills 56-year-old Man in Eastern China

Chinese state agency Xinhua News Agency reported that another person has died after contracting the H7N9 bird flu.

Reminder: Irema Ireland Will be Attending Medica 2013

The Irema Team are looking forward to attending another year at MEDICA Trade Fair in Dusseldorf, Germany, on the 20th & 21st of November 2013. If you would like to meet us there, Please send an email to We look forward to seeing you there.

Chinese Smog Leads to Face Masks Stock Outs

Shares in a Chinese face mask manufacturer have soared as investors look for opportunities to cash in on the severe air pollution