By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Alabama state health officials reported the first human case of Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) in 2019. The patient, a Baldwin County resident, became ill in September,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The World Health Organization (WHO) released updated numbers of the malaria epidemic in Burundi and the total cases has eclipsed 7 million for 2019. From 1 January...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Measles In an update on the measles outbreak in Ukraine, 45 additional people became ill with measles during the past week, which includes 18 adults and 27 children. During...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs in Sudan reports that since late September, Sudan has seen 193 Rift Valley Fever (RVF) cases, including four deaths....

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In an update on the dengue fever outbreak in Bangladesh, the Directorate General of Health Services reported an additional 251 cases on Sunday, bringing the total...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Philippines health officials reported Monday on a third confirmed polio case in the country. The case is a four-year old female from Datu Piang in the Province of...

The next Ebola outbreak could be predicted using a new UCL-developed model that tracks how changes to ecosystems and human societies combine to affect the spread of the deadly infectious disease. The model...

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In this video, I look at some of the important infectious disease outbreaks in the most populous country in Africa, Nigeria. The recent yellow fever outbreak in Bauchi State, with the epicenter being...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Oregon state and local health officials are reporting two measles exposures linked to an individual with the disease who passed through Portland International Airport...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews While the dengue fever epidemic in the Philippines is the largest in the last ten years and more than double last years total, the province of Pangasinan has only...