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The number of dengue fever cases in Sri Lanka are up significantly in 2017, in fact, it is three-and-a-half times more than the average number of cases for the same period between 2010 and 2016. Through...

Health officials in the west African country of Mali confirmed a single case of  Rift Valley fever (RVF) virus infection in a 10-year-old boy from Ouléssébougou. This case was identified through...

In an effort to encourage and ensure parents get all the necessary vaccines for their baby, the Philippines Department of Health (DOH) has begun a new public service announcement (PSA) video and podcast...

The cholera epidemic sweeping across Yemen is currently the worst such outbreak in the world. From 27 April to 16 July 2017, 351,045 suspected cholera cases and 1,790 deaths (CFR: 0.5%) have been reported...

In a follow-up on the Salmonella outbreak linked to frozen raw breaded chicken products, Canadian public health officials say the outbreak total is now 12. The outbreak has affected four provinces: British...

Pennsylvania state health officials alerted the public Friday of a possible measles exposure in the State College area. According to Acting Secretary of Health and Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine, an...

In Austin, Texas, health officials with Austin Public Health and the University of Texas Student Health Services have reported a mumps outbreak on campus this week. During the past week, seven new...

The Onondaga County Health Department issued a measles exposure warning Friday after a resident was diagnosed with the contagious viral disease. The patient was diagnosed with measles 13 days after an...

In a follow-up on the rabies outbreak in Serian district, Sarawak, Malaysia, a third rabies fatality has been reported, according to the health ministry Thursday. The 7-year-old girl had been admitted...

A measles case has been confirmed in an unvaccinated, white adult who lives in Hennepin County and was likely exposed to measles at locations frequented by the last identified case, according to the  Minnesota...