By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The European Regional Polio Eradication Certification Commission (RCC) has assessed the risk of transmission in the event of the importation of wild poliovirus or...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in Kon Tum Province in the Central Highlands region of Vietnam are reporting 12 diphtheria cases since early June. At least one death has been reported...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Haitian health officials have reported 20 confirmed diphtheria cases, including 4 deaths through the end of April this year. 46.4% have been reported in the age group...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews A salmonella outbreak is being reported in Queensland, Australia. Health officials say 17 cases of Salmonella typhimurium infections, predominantly among young children,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Philippines Department of Health (DOH) reported 1,531 additional COVID-19 cases today–688 “fresh cases” and 843 “late cases”. This...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is announcing that an adult from Loudon, NH, tested positive for Jamestown Canyon virus (JCV). The...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) reports that the number of malaria cases in the island country has risen in 2020 compared to 2019...

Chicago Department of Public Health Commissioner Allison Arwady, M.D., Thursday issued an Emergency Travel Order directing travelers entering or returning to Chicago from states experiencing a surge in...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the Yersinia enterocolitica O3 outbreak that started in mid-May in Norway, health officials are now saying based on an analysis of patient interviews...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Since our last report on June 30, four additional Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) cases and one death has been reported in the outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the...