Between 30 December 2015 and 2 January 2016, the National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) of China notified WHO of 2 additional laboratory-confirmed cases of human infection with avian influenza...

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The last time the sultanate of Oman reported a case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus, or MERS-CoV, it was late May. 2015. Today, the Ministry of Health announced the confirmation of a new...

In late December 2015, new cases of Kyasanur Forest disease (KFD), or monkey fever, occurred in the Mauxi region of the Thane village panchayat in southwestern India, according to the Indian newspaper...

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The number of confirmed and suspected cases of Zika infection in Colombia has eclipsed 10,000 cases, according to data from the Instituto Nacional de Salud, Colombia. Through Dec. 26, health officials...

Du Monde Gourmet, a Park City, UT establishment, is recalling approximately 235 pounds of ready-to-eat pocket sandwich products, which may have experienced temperature deviation and may contain Clostridium...

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Health officials in Hong Kong saw a record number of Legionnaires’ disease cases in the city in 2015 as 66 cases were seen, significantly higher than the 41 cases reported in 2014 (the previous high). Since...

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The number of Vibrio vulnificus cases reported in Florida in 2015 is 45 confirmed, the highest number reported since 2003, according to the Florida Department of Health statistics. Last year, 45 cases...

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Between New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day, Hawaii health officials recorded another dozen confirmed, autochthonous cases of the mosquito borne viral disease on Big Island. According to the Hawaii...

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For the second time in less than a week, China health officials are reporting a confirmed human case of avian influenza A(H5N6). The patient, according to the Health and Family Planning Commission of...

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Singapore in 2015 experienced a milder dengue fever season compared to the record year of 2013 when 22,318 cases and 8 deaths were recorded and last year when 18,318 cases and 4 deaths were seen; however,...