Taiwanese health officials this year’s first case of Japanese encephalitis confirmed in Pingtung County. The case is a 53-year-old female housewife. According to the epidemiological investigation,...

The China National Health and Family Planning Commission reported an additional five human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9), including one death during the week of Jun. 9 through 15. The four male patients...

The Philippines, a constituent of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN), joins fellow country members in urging the public to strengthen forces in our continuous pursuit to defeat dengue...

Indonesia has one of the highest burdens of dengue fever, a mosquito-borne virus, in the world, and children account for many cases. Well over half of all children in urban areas are infected with dengue...

One person has died from the bacterial infection, leptospirosis and the Cordillera Administrative Region in northern Luzon, Philippines has seen a 40 percent rise in the disease during the first six months...

A 8-year-old Taiwanese girl went to see a doctor after complaining of something moving and itching in her anus and what they found was a 260 cm (about 8 feet and a half) long tapeworm, according to an...

Officials with Singapore’s National Environment Agency (NEA) confirmed Friday two cases of locally transmitted Zika virus infection at Parry Avenue. Both cases are residents in the vicinity. The...

Health officials with the municipal Department of Health in Ho Chi Minh City are reporting the first human rabies death in seven years, according to a local media report. The report states: Department...

The Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (Taiwan CDC) announced Thursday this year’s first case of Japanese encephalitis confirmed in Tainan City. The case is a 45-year-old foreign female who lives in...

The Chinese National Health and Family Planning Commission announced an additional 12 human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) from June 2 to 8. The eight male and four female patients, aged from 4 to...