By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 While it is early in 2021, the two countries reporting the most dengue fever to date in southeast Asia are Vietnam and the Philippines. In Vietnam, a total of 11,659 cases of...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the report of seven human avian influenza A (H5N8) cases in Russia, the World Health Organization (WHO) released a release on the first reported detection...

Earlier this week, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) was joined by Representatives Andrew Garbarino (R, NY-2) and Tom Suozzi (D, NY-3) in reintroducing the Vietnam Veterans Liver Fluke Cancer Study Act,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The twenty-seventh meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations (2005) (IHR) on the international spread of poliovirus was convened by the WHO...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Russian officials are reporting human infections with the A(H5N8) bird flu virus, according to a Russian News Agency TASS news report. The virus infected workers of a poultry...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The unintended dangers of the COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting mitigations has affected suicides, economic loss and malnutrition and other health issues. Earlier this month,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Vietnam has fared very well during this COVID-19 pandemic as the Department of Preventive Medicine with the Ministry of Health says the country ranks 172th in the world, 41st...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Philippines Department of Health (DOH), along with the University of the Philippines-Philippine Genome Center (UP-PGC), and the UP-National Institutes of Health (UP-NIH)...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 On February 7, five people with signs of food poisoning were admitted to the infectious diseases department of the Bulungur District Medical Association in Samarkand region in...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Singapore’s Ministry of Health (MOH) and the Singapore Food Agency (SFA) are investigating a cluster of two typhoid fever cases who were reported to have symptoms including...