By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Department of Health (DOH) in the Philippines reported an additional 2,099 COVID-19 cases today, which include 1258 “fresh” cases and 841 “late”...

Global health officials are reporting a significant increase in measles cases in Cambodia during the first quarter of the year. This is up from 44 cases during the same period in 2019. At least one death...

The number of COVID-19 cases in Japan has reached 19,825 total, including 977 deaths, as of July 5, according to the Japan Ministry of Health (computer translated). In Tokyo, the case tally is up to 6,867...

More COVID-19 outbreaks in China similar to the ongoing one in Beijing are likely because the pandemic has yet to be contained globally, but they will be brought under control quickly, a senior public...

The Health Commissioner of Bayannaoer in Inner Mongolia, China has reported (computer translated) a suspect case of bubonic plague. No information about the patient has been released. This has prompted...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Just like the COVID-19 outbreak, the addition of new cases and deaths from dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF) continues. In addition, areas with many dengue cases are...

The Malaysia Ministry of Health reports following the polio outbreak in Sabah, environmental surveillance activities for polio virus have been strengthened by expanding the sampling location to 64 locations...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in Kon Tum Province in the Central Highlands region of Vietnam are reporting 12 diphtheria cases since early June. At least one death has been reported...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Philippines Department of Health (DOH) reported 1,531 additional COVID-19 cases today–688 “fresh cases” and 843 “late cases”. This...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The number of wild poliovirus type 1 (WPV1) cases reported in Afghanistan has risen to 26 after officials reported seven new cases during the past week. According...