By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The one year anniversary of the 10th Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has come and past and things aren’t looking...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Wild poliovirus type 1 With three additional wild poliovirus type 1 (WPV1) cases reported in the past week, this brings the total for 2019 through the end of July...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews It’s been one year since this current Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak was declared in Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and more than 2,600 confirmed...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Officials with the Côte d’Ivoire, or Ivory Coast Ministry of Health report a yellow fever outbreak. According to a press release today (computer translated),...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the measles epidemic in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), health ministry officials report 120,635 total cases through July 7. 2,162 measles...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the malaria epidemic in the East-Central African country of Burundi, the Ministry of Public Health  has reported 5,738,661 cases this year through...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Since the dengue outbreak began in Tanzania one year ago, 6,677 cases have been reported, including 13 deaths, according to an ANI report. Tanzanian Minister of Health,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Officials in the capital city of Zimbabwe, Harare report seeing 858 new typhoid cases in the last six months, with the suburbs of  Glen View and Budiriro hit the...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus today...

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...