After biting nearly two-dozen people in Barangay Casuntingan, Mandaue City, Cebu, a rabid stray dog died Sunday, according to a Cebu Daily News report. The animal, which was limping and salivating, bit...

The number of dengue fever cases reported in Vietnam during the first eleven months of 2016, reveal a 38 percent increase in cases compared to the same period in 2015. As of 30 November 2016, there were...

Health officials in the central Vietnam province of Quang Nam have announced the deaths of two teens to the vaccine-preventable disease, diphtheria, according to local media. According to Nguyen Van...

The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health today drew the public’s special attention to the high activity of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Guangdong. Travellers should be on...

Chinese health officials reported on two additional human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Guizhou and Hubei provinces. According to the Health and Family Planning Commission of Guizhou Province,...

The Health Bureau of Macao reported late last week of an additional imported human case of avian influenza A(H7N9). This is the second case reported in the past month. The female patient, aged 72 with...

A 57-year-old male who resides in southern Taiwan has been diagnosed with hantavirus hemorrhagic fever, according to the Taiwan CDC. The patient was hospitalized for his illness and since discharged. This...

After reporting four Zika virus infections in Vinh Thanh Commune since end of December, the steering board of disease prevention in the southern province of Dong Nai last week announced a Zika epidemic. Officials decided...

In a follow-up on the report Tuesday on the 10-year-old Hong Kong boy with suspected avian influenza A(H7), The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health report the case...

The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health is investigating a suspected imported human case of avian influenza A(H7) in Hong Kong, and again urged the public to maintain strict...