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Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department is investigating two cases of tuberculosis (TB) at University of Washington Tacoma. The Health Department learned of the first case – a Pierce County resident...

Enterovirus activity is up in Taiwan and health officials say has been higher than the epidemic threshold for two consecutive weeks. According to the surveillance data compiled by Taiwan Centers for Disease...

The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) has recently reported two imported cases of the bacterial disease, leptospirosis in Oct. 2016. The first case was recorded...

In a follow-up on a report two weeks ago concerning a potential Zika-related microcephaly case in a four-month old child Krong Buk district, Dak Lak province, Vietnam health officials say the link was...

Hong Kong health officials released updates recently on the situations on Legionnaires’ disease (LD) and dengue fever (DF). According to the Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the...

Following reports over a week ago about historic numbers of the sexually transmitted infections (STI), chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis in 2015 in the United States, California health officials have...

The Cape Coast Health directorate is reporting new cholera cases in the metropolis linked to contaminated food, local media reports. Ten residents have been diagnosed with cholera and are they are currently...

In a follow-up to a report last week, Western Australia Health is reporting a second confirmed measles case in a person who was infected during travel overseas. The person visited numerous places in the...

Grenada health officials reported this week on an outbreak of the childhood viral disease, hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD).  Grenada’s Ministry of Health has received reports of twelve cases linked...

The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene advised health care providers in an alert Thursday of a case of HIV infection in a resident who was reported to have been adherent to HIV pre-exposure...