Riley Tedrow, PhD, a medical entomologist at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, has uncovered new findings about malaria transmission in Madagascar. In a recent study published in PLoS...

By Robert Herriman  @bactiman63 The World Health Organization (WHO) reports that the measles epidemic in Madagascar continues to show a decreasing trend since February when supplementary immunization...

The Ministry of Public Health in Betroka district, Madagascar are reporting thousands of malaria cases in recent weeks, according to an L’Express report (computer translated). More than 600 cases...

Ukraine The measles outbreak in Ukraine increased by 1,399 cases during the past week, according to the Center for Public Health of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine. This brings the total cases 45,147...

An update on the measles outbreaks in African countries: Cameroon The measles outbreak is ongoing in Cameroon. The number of cases started increasing since the beginning of this year and peaked in epidemiological...

                          Africa: Vaccination levels fall short in several countries Mozambique cholera cases climb, Large vaccination...

A new paper published in Lancet Infectious Diseases describes the characteristics of the large urban plague epidemic in Madagascar in the latter half of 2017. Madagascar accounts for 75% of global plague...

Here’s a snapshot at some infectious disease outbreaks in Africa: Plague in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) The DRC Ministry of Health reported four deceased suspected cases of pneumonic...

UN health officials reported an update on the measles epidemic in Madagascar recently and it shows that the number of cases has risen to 105,170 since September 3, 2019. There were 634 reported deaths...

In an update on the measles epidemic in Madagascar, UN health officials report, 6,607 cases of measles, including 41 deaths in the week ending Feb. 24. This down several thousand cases from the prior...