By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), in August 2021, a total of nine suspected monkeypox  cases, six confirmed cases and 0 deaths were reported...

Following last week’s announcement that two rabies cases have been confirmed in Khayelitsha, no further cases have been detected. Persons and animals in contact with the original two cases have been...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Seven people, including a child, died from this pneumonic plague between August 25 and 30, according to a Russian media report citing the local Ministry of Health. Three...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in Techiman town in Ghana in West Africa are reporting the death of a 23-year-old pregnant woman from rabies. Techiman Municipal Director of Health...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated their travel notice for Africa due to high polio risk in some 25 countries on the continent. While the African Region...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The World Health Organization (WHO) reported an additional 629 monkeypox cases in the past six weeks in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Six additional monkeypox fatalities...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the dengue fever outbreak in Mombasa County, Kenya, the International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent Societies reports 1,210 cumulative cases in Mombasa...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The South Africa National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD), along with a number of other agencies say last May, they detected a mutated group of related SARS-CoV-2 viruses...

By NewsDesk @bactiman63 Doctor Jean-Jacques Muyembe, during his weekly press briefing held this Friday, August 27, 2021 in Kinshasa, affirmed that the third wave of the Covid-19 pandemic has passed in...

By NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Delta Government on Wednesday confirmed the fresh outbreak of Avian Influenza, also known as Bird Flu with an estimated population of 164,473 birds so far affected in farms...