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By NewsDesk    @infectiousdiseasenews Last week, Ghana health officials reported a confirmed circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2) in an environmental sample collected from Tamale...

By NewsDesk    @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in Malaysia are investigating a malaria cluster in Kuala Lipis, Pahang state. On July 11, 2019, a case of four (4) cases of malaria-confirmed...

By NewsDesk    @infectiousdiseasenews Several regions in the Philippines have exceeded the epidemic threshold for dengue fever during the first half of 2019, prompting the Department of Health to declare...

By NewsDesk    @infectiousdiseasenews Mississippi Mississippi health officials have reported the first human case of West Nile virus (WNV) in 2019 in a Smith County resident. “This first case of...

By NewsDesk    @infectiousdiseasenews A three-day polio vaccination campaign took place in the province of Lunda Norte, according to Angolan press. The campaign vaccinated 205,688 children between...

By NewsDesk    @infectiousdiseasenews The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) reported the first chikungunya cases of the year in three people who traveled to Thailand together during the incubation...

By NewsDesk    @infectiousdiseasenews A new locally transmitted dengue fever infection has been reported in Tainan City, health officials report, bringing the total cases for the year to 48. The latest...

By NewsDesk    @infectiousdiseasenews Two provinces in the Western Visayas region of the Philippines declared dengue fever outbreaks this week after reporting dramatic increases in the mosquito-borne...

By NewsDesk    @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on a recent report, Iceland health officials reported an additional E. coli infection in a one and a half year old child Friday, bringing the total...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Florida state health officials have reported 10 confirmed Vibrio vulnificus cases through July 12, according to the latest data. Cases have been confirmed in the...