NewsDesk @bactiman63 In Argentina, The Ministry of Health of the Nation calls on the population to be extremely careful when exposed to the so-called cyanobacteria, blue-green algae that release toxins...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Nigerian health authorities have reported 211 confirmed Lassa fever cases in the first month of the year, including 40 deaths from confirmed cases. This is 4-times the confirmed cases...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The dengue fever epidemic in Timor-Leste recently caught our eye at Outbreak News Today (HERE and HERE) as the number of cases reported early in 2022 have already beat annual totals...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Beating the bite of mosquitoes this spring and summer could hinge on your attire and your skin. New research led by scientists at the University of Washington indicates that a common...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 On Friday, Valneva and Pfizer reported further positive Phase 2 data for their Lyme disease vaccine candidate, VLA15. Based on these new results, Valneva and Pfizer plan to proceed...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 According to the India Ministry of Health, the COVID-19 death toll has topped the 500,000 mark today, becoming the third country to eclipse that total. After reporting 1072 additional...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the dengue fever epidemic in Timor-Leste, the Ministry of Health now reports 1492 total cases through February 3, including 1359 cases in January alone. Of this...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The managing administrator of the Kalonge health zone in South Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) confirmed nine people have contracted anthrax in the Kalonge...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the Omicron variant BA.2 situation in Denmark, the Statens Serum Institut (SSI) reports the prevalence of the omicron variant BA.2 continues to increase...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Japan Ministry of Health is reporting the cumulative COVID-19 case total for the country has surpassed the 3 million case mark. The total cases are now 3,025,620...