A study led by a University of Manitoba researcher has brought science one step closer to using the chickenpox virus to develop a vaccine against HIV. “Varicella-zoster virus, which causes chickenpox,...

The Selangor State Health Department reported yesterday that a number of residents of Tanjung Sepat, Kuala Langat District, Selangor presented with fever and joint pain. The Kuala Langat District Health...

Australian company, Mayne Pharma announced this week that their antifungal drug, TOLSURA™ (SUBA®-itraconazole) 65mg capsule, will be launched in the United States. TOLSURA is a new formulation of...

Here is a look at some interesting infectious disease and health news, opinion and research reported across the globe: Man’s legs ‘turning to stone’ after contracting parasitic infection...

Omar Aray, director of the Anzoatiguense Health Institute (Saludanz), said that more than 300 people, mostly children, have entered several health centers in the metropolitan area of Anzoátegui state,...

La Fuente in Renton More than two dozen people have been sickened with symptoms of nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea linked to La Fuente in Renton, WA, according to King County health officials. Officials...