By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up report on the COVID-19 outbreak at the Religious of the Virgin Mary (RVM) convent in Quezon City, Philippines, eight nuns in their 80s and 90s, all...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews A treatment combining two antibodies (casirivimab and imdevimab) is recommended for two specific groups of patients with covid-19 by a WHO Guideline Development Group...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews According to the Dengue and Leishmaniasis Monitoring Bulletin from the Municipal Health Department (SMS) of Três Lagoas, Mato Grosso do Sul state, two additional...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews To date, a total of 534 cases of the Delta variant of COVID-19 have been identified in Peru, the Minister of Health, Hernando Cevallos, reported this morning from...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on a report two weeks ago, on August 29, in the Itasy region, Arivonimamo health district, an alert was received by the health authorities regarding...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Ireland’s Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) reported 36 additional syphilis cases the week ending September 18. 29 cases, or 80 percent were reported...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the canine influenza virus H3N2 (CIV H3N2) outbreak in Los Angeles County, officials report a total of 279 confirmed cases and 120 suspected cases...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Costa Rica Ministry of Health reported 211 COVID-19-related deaths the week ending September 18, a 12.8 percent increase from the week before (187). This is a...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on a report in August, health officials in Osorno confirmed an increase in confirmed cases of psittacosis, which would have originated in agricultural...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews On July 28, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) reported samples collected from pigs in the Dominican...