The number of wild poliovirus type 1 (WPV1) cases have topped 300 globally as the bad situation in Pakistan continues. With reports of 14 additional cases from Pakistan and one from Afghanistan, the global...

The number of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) cases increased by about 600 and the number of fatalities jumped by more than 200 during the past 6 days, according to new data released by the World Health Organization...

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Mali’s Ministry of Health has confirmed an additional 2 new cases of Ebola virus disease. The first, confirmed on 22 November, occurred in the 23-year-old fiancée of the 25-year-old nurse who attended...

The number of plague cases and deaths continue to rise in Madagascar as health officials released updated numbers Monday. Prime Minister Kolo Roger, who is also the Minister of Health said in a press...

At least two people who died at a hospital in Tanguieta, Atakora Department in northern Benin, bordering Nigeria have been confirmed to have died from the hemorrhagic fever, Lassa fever, according to...

Mali has reported an additional Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) after two suspected cases were tested, according to a Health Ministry and Public Hygiene Situation Report published Friday (computer translated),...

Although the number of wild poliovirus 1 (WPV-1) cases in Nigeria has dropped significantly in 2014 with only 6 confirmed cases (compared to 53 recorded  last year), the west African country has seen...

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On 24 August, WHO was notified by the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) of an outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in Jeera County, Equateur Province. This outbreak, which is unrelated to that affecting...

The Ministry of Health of Madagascar has reported an outbreak of plague that since late August has affected 119 people. According to a World Health Organization report today, the first case, a male from...

The majority of Kenyans (58 percent) do not hold the same position as the Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops, that is, they don’t believe the tetanus vaccine is laced with Beta HCG hormone and...