Korean health officials are reporting a significant increase in the number of hepatitis A cases in recent months in Seoul and region around it. According to the Korea Centers for Disease Control and...

Japanese encephalitis (JE) vaccines are available in Dagupan City in the Philippines and city health officials are urging parent to get their children vaccinated. According to City Health Officer, Dr....

On this weeks program, I take a look a the surge of dengue fever cases in the Americas and southeast Asia. A primer of dengue fever and severe dengue is also introduced. Measles does not just have individual...

Sri Lanka Sri Lanka health officials report that there has been 15641 dengue fever cases reported in the first quarter of 2019. This is down from nearly 18000 cases reported during the same period lats...

Health authorities in Mongolia are reporting two deaths in Ulgii district in westernmost Mongolia. Preliminary test results show that bubonic plague is the likely caused the deaths of the husband and...

A recently published study from Iowa State University medical entomologists found transmission of West Nile virus most often occurs in Iowa’s western counties, where the data also found the heaviest...

In a follow-up on the measles situation in Los Angeles County, health officials report investigating an additional confirmed case of measles in a Los Angeles County resident. This case is linked to the...

The University Institute of Tropical Diseases and Public Health of the Canary Islands (IUETSPC) of the University of La Laguna, together with the company Aguas Canarias Research and Development (VADEAGUAS),...

The Epidemiology and Disease Control Division of the Nepal Ministry of Health and Population confirmed Thursday the first human fatality due to H5N1 avian influenza infection. According to health officials,...

In a follow-up on the measles outbreak affecting several neighborhoods in Brooklyn and Queens, New York City health officials report an additional 33 confirmed cases during the past week. This brings...