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By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), along with other federal, state and local authorities and and with the support of the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA),...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In a follow-up on an outbreak of an unknown respiratory illness at Greenspring, a long-term care facility with assisted living and skilled nursing care, in Springfield, Va.,...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 Taiwan health officials are reporting (computer translated) a typhoid cluster in the northern part of the country, which affected three people in one household. A woman in...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 Alberta health officials are reporting a dramatic and rapid increase in syphilis cases, prompting a provincial outbreak declaration. A total of 1,536 cases of infectious syphilis...

By NewsDesk    @infectiousdiseasenews Florida health officials reported an additional 85 hepatitis A cases last week, bringing the total cases for the year to 1898, more than 3-times the total for...

By NewsDesk    @infectiousdiseasenews The British Columbia Ministry of Health reported a human rabies case in a resident who has subsequently died. This is the first human rabies case in the province...

By NewsDesk    @infectiousdiseasenews El Paso, TX health officials have reported an additional confirmed measles case, about a week after two cases were confirmed for the first time in 25 years.  The...

By NewsDesk    @infectiousdiseasenews Officials in Singapore recorded the most dengue fever cases in a week in three and one half years last week, according to data from the National Environment Agency...

By NewsDesk    @infectiousdiseasenews Officials in the Zamboanga Peninsula are expressing alarm over the increase in dengue fever cases this year in the region. According to DOH-Region 9 director,...

The World Health Organization announced today that Maldives has eliminated mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis. Maldives is the second country in WHO South-East Asia Region to achieve this...