By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor Jr. Arthur Defensor Jr., the governor of Iloilo, who was hospitalized over the week for suspected dengue fever has returned to work...

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...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced today the approval of Dengvaxia, the first vaccine approved for the prevention of dengue disease caused by all dengue virus serotypes (1, 2, 3 and 4) in...

In a follow-up on the Dengvaxia situation in the Philippines, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) reports permanently revoking the Certificates of Product Registration (CPR) of dengue vaccine Dengvaxia...

Just days after measles outbreaks were declared in several regions of the archipelago including the National Capital Region (NCR) of Metro Manila, health officials reported  some updated data. Philippines...

Dengue 2018 After reporting a slight decrease in dengue fever cases in 2017, it looks like in 2018, more than 200,000 cases will be reported once again. From 1 January to 8 December 2018, a total of...

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted a Biologics License Application for Sanofi Pasteur’s dengue vaccine. The dengue vaccine candidate has been granted priority review...

The Philippines’ highly politicized response to newly-reported risks of a dengue vaccine led to a dramatic drop in public trust in vaccines overall, according to new research published in Human...

Health Secretary Francisco T. Duque III gaveg a short talk on how to prevent dengue and leptospirosis, two of the most common diseases during the rainy season, at the Kaingin Bukid Barangay Apolonio Samson...

The Department of Health on Wednesday said it welcomes the three-man Dengvaxia panel ordered to be created by President Rodrigo R. Duterte. In a press conference on Tuesday, Presidential Spokesperson...