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The number of travel associated chikungunya cases continue to mount, according to the latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The CDC reports that as of August 12, there...

The Greek Centers for Disease Control, or KEELPNO  announced the first human case of West Nile virus (WNV) in a resident of  the region of Eastern Attica in 2014 (computer translated). The patient,...

The Jamaica Ministry of Health has confirmed another four locally transmitted cases of Chikungunya, according to the Jamaican Information Service Wednesday. This brings the total number of confirmed...

Pakistan has reported it’s seventh death due to the “brain-eating amoeba” since May, according to a report in the news source, Dawn today. The 29-year-old man from Karachi fell victim...

The number of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) cases and fatalities continued to climb on 10 and 11 August 2014, according to the World Health Organization (WHO) today. A total of 128 new cases of Ebola virus...

At least 150 cases of food poisoning has been reported in the Shihabieh area in Karak, Jordan, according to a Jordan Times report Monday. An unspecified number of  patients who presented with symptoms...

Just one week after  Buenos Aires Health Minister Alejandro Collia issued a warning concerning the mosquito borne virus, chikungunya, the Argentinian Health Ministry confirmed two chikungunya cases...

Cruise line, Royal Caribbean is investing $2 million in disinfectant technologys that prevents Norovirus on ships. According to the company’s blog, Royal Caribbean has extended its contract with ByoPlanet...

Since September 2013, at least 20 people have been infected with listeriosis, resulting in a dozen fatalities, according to the Statens Seruminstitut (computer translated).  Officials at Fødevarestyrelsen...

The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene issued an alert yesterday for physicians and other health care providers on thing that should be done if you see a suspected Ebola Virus Disease...