The rapidly changing news in the world of the largest and longest Ebola outbreak in history, it took a rapid turn again yesterday as the World Health Organization (WHO) announced the end of the recent...

The death of a 31-year-old Kenyan man from the mosquito borne virus, yellow fever, has put the country’s health workers of high alert looking out for travelers with symptoms of the disease. According...

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In a horrible mix-up in Botswana, local media reports three units of blood that were sent to Princess Marina Hospital in Gaborone city were positive for syphilis and later transfused to unknown/undisclosed...

For the first time since the Zika virus outbreak struck Cape Verde in October last year, health officials are reporting the first case of microcephaly in newborn with probable relationship to Zika virus,...

The Togo Health Ministry has reported two Lassa fever cases in Oti district, according to a Star Africa report. The health minister called for calm in the region and asked the public to take preventive...

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The death toll from the yellow fever outbreak in the southern African nation of Angola has risen to 250, according to an AFP report, and some doctors there believe the situation is far worse. The outbreak...

Two people from the western Uganda district of Kabale have contracted the mosquito borne disease, Rift Valley fever, according to the health ministry via Bloomberg news. Three other individuals are being...

The U.S. Embassy wishes to inform U.S. citizens about one confirmed and one suspected case of Lassa Fever in northern Togo. Lassa fever is a rare but potentially life-threatening viral hemorrhagic disease. ...

Angolan health authorities and national and international partners continue making tireless efforts to immunize 6.7 million people in Luanda Province and to stop the yellow fever outbreak the country...

UPDATE: Patient suspected of having Lassa fever arrives in Atlanta for treatment at Emory In a follow-up to a report on an individual who died in Cologne, Germany due to Lassa fever in late February,...