By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) reported Friday the investigation of two suspected ciguatoxin poisoning cases. The cases, one male and one female,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews COVID-19 The Department of Health (DOH) reported 3,962 new COVID-19 cases Saturday, bringing the country total to 283,460. The bulk of the new cases were reported...

The Health Commission of Lanzhou in Gansu province in northeastern China has announced (computer translated) 3,245 people have been confirmed positive for the bacterial disease, brucellosis linked an outbreak...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Taiwan CDC reported the first locally acquired cholera case of the year in a 80 year old man. The patient presented at the hospital with diarrhea, general weakness,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Myanmar has eliminated the blinding bacterial disease, trachoma, according to an announcement by the World Health Organization. “Myanmar’s multi-pronged approach...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Thailand Bureau of Epidemiology in an update Monday are now reporting 55,004 total cases (38,653 dengue fever, 15,917 dengue hemorrhagic fever and 434 dengue shock...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Philippines health officials reported 3,544 new coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) infections today, bringing the total cases to 269,407, making it the country with...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Dengue fever cases have dropped significantly in Vietnam during the first eight months of 2020, according to the latest health data. The cumulative number of dengue...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Philippines Department of Health (DOH) reported 4,040 new COVID-19 cases today, putting the country’s outbreak over the 250,000 mark. Of the 4,000 + cases...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Officials with Thailand’s Epidemiology department reported an additional 685 chikungunya cases in the past week. This brings the country’s total to 8,363...