NewsDesk @bactiman63 Pakistan news source, Pakistan Observer, reports today on two additional fatalities due to the “brain-eating amoeba”, Naegleria fowleri in Karachi. The...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Anthrax outbreak in wild boars in Athirappilly forest region Several wild boars have died in Kerala’s Athirappilly forest region in the last few days due...

The SARS-CoV-2 virus can lose 90% of infectivity when in aerosol particles within 20 minutes, according to new University of Bristol findings. The study, published in the journal of...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 During the currently evolving outbreak of monkeypox cases worldwide, 31 cases have been confirmed in the Netherlands up to 31 May 2022. Efforts to stop the spread...

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NewsDesk @bactiman63 On 04 April 2022, the Provincial Health Division (DPS) of the province of Ituri declared a resurgence of the Bubonic Plague epidemic in the health zone of Rethy,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the dengue fever outbreak in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, the number of dengue fever cases reported in the first 6 months of the year has reached...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Directorate-General for Health (DGS) confirms 18 more cases of human infection with the Monkeypox virus in Portugal, with a total of 391 cases so far.  Most...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 According to Sante Publique France, as of June 28, 2022, 440 cases have been confirmed: 312 in Ile-de-France, 30 in Occitanie, 29 in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, 21...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) identified the first confirmed case of orthopoxvirus, presumed to be monkeypox, in a resident of Dane County...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), along with public health and regulatory officials in several states, and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Government of Córdoba, in south-central Argentina announced this week two people have contracted Argentine hemorrhagic fever year to date. The individuals...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) is one of several priority diseases listed by the World Health Organization that pose the greatest public health risk due...