Robert Herriman

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In a follow-up on the Seoul virus multi-state outbreak in the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) puts the human case tally at 13 as of Wednesday, up by two from last week. CDC...

The number of dengue fever cases reported in Vietnam were up in 2016, according to General Department of Preventative Medicine, Ministry of Health data for last year. From Jan. 1 to Dec. 31, 2016, there...

In a very rare occurrence, New York City health officials have reported a cluster of the bacterial infection, leptospirosis, that has affected three people within a one block section of the Concourse area...

For the first time in years, the islands of Cape Verde, or Cabo Verde of the coast of western Africa have reported confirmed dengue fever cases, according to an Observador report (computer translated). According...

In an update on the yellow fever outbreak in Brazil that began in Dec. 2016, the Ministry of Health (MOH) reported Tuesday 1,230 suspected cases of yellow fever, of which 234 have been confirmed. The state...

Several infectious disease outbreaks in the southern African country of Angola is overloading health services and compromising the health of citizens in the country, according to a statement by Health...

Officials with the National Eye Hospital in North Vietnam are reporting an increase in pink eye, or conjunctivitis cases since the beginning of the month, according to a state media report. The hospital...

Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Global Health at the University of Washington and recognized expert in Tropical medicine, Christopher Sanford, MD joined me on the Outbreak News This Week Radio...

Two people from Nimba County, Liberia have died from infections of Lassa fever, according to the Ministry of Health (MOH) last week. Dr. Thomas Nagbe, Disease Prevention and Control head at the MOH said...

Some 350 organizations sent a letter to President Donald Trump last week encouraging the US leader to take another look at some of his views on the topic of vaccines and vaccine safety. The letter, which...