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Mumps Health officials in Auckland are reporting a “significant increase” in mumps cases this year. According to the Auckland Regional Public Health Service, there has been 25 cases reported...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has identified a potential risk of Zika virus transmission starting on June, 15, 2016, to present in Miami-Dade County, Florida, that also could affect...

On Friday, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed by the Department of Health (DOH) and Johnson and Johnson Philippines to assist the Soil-transmitted Helminthiasis Control Program of the DOH. J&J...

The New York City (NYC) Health Department has noted an increase in hepatitis A cases among men who have sex with men (MSM) who did not report international travel. Typically, the NYC Health Department...

In an update on the yellow fever outbreak in Brazil, the Pan american health Organization (PAHO) reports since the beginning of the outbreak in December 2016, there were 1,500 cases of yellow fever reported,...

In a follow-up to a previous report concerning a mumps outbreak at Southeast Missouri State University at Cape Girardeau, school health officials are now reporting 36 confirmed reports of Southeast...

The LSU Student Health Center, working with the Louisiana Department of Health, has confirmed several student cases of the mumps. Because mumps is a contagious disease, the University is providing the...

In a ReliefWeb update (computer translated) Friday on the measles outbreak in Guinea in West Africa the report notes that the measles outbreak that was declared one month ago has grown to affect 2,100...

Authorities in Tanzania are reporting an anthrax outbreak in the Northern District of Hai, in which at least 36 people were infected with the serious bacterium after consuming anthrax-tainted cow, according...

Following the large mumps season in 2016 when 5,311 cases were reported, the highest number in a decade, it seems the viral disease continues to climb during the beginning of 2017. According to the most...