An outbreak of the pork tapeworm, Taenia solium, has affected at least 209 children from Thanh Khuong Commune in the northern province of Bac Ninh, according to local media. Since last week, thousands...

Hong Kong’s Centre for Health Protection (CHP) reports investigating a measles case in a 23-year-old man with travel history. He developed a fever on March 1 and consulted a private doctor on...

With some 1,200 measles cases and four deaths reported to date in the Western Visayas region of the Philippines, the Department of Health 6 (DOH-6) will be conducting non-selective vaccination to 101...

Officials with Department of Health-9 (DOH-9) are reporting a significant increase in dengue fever cases in Zamboanga City this year. Through Mar. 7, 719 dengue cases were reported in the city, an increase...

Measles Officials with the Philippine government reported today that number of measles cases reported nationally have risen to 21,396 through Mar. 14. Sixty-seven percent of cases were reported from five...

The Philippines Department of Health (DOH) reported that through Mar. 2, there has been 40,614 dengue cases nationally, a significant increase compared to 2018. The total is 16,383 or 68 percent higher...

The Philippines government issued an update today on the measles epidemic situation in 2019. Through Mar. 12, 20,308 measles cases have been reported since the beginning of the year. In addition, the measles...

Last October, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued the initial travel notice for Japan due to a rubella outbreak. This week they updated the notice. Since the beginning of the...

Lats month, Myanmar health officials reported a measles death in a young child in Mandalay region, according to local media. In 2017 and 2018, Myanmar reported 1,293 and 1,330 measles cases, respectively....

Thailand health officials reported an additional 500-plus chikungunya cases during the past week, bringing the outbreak total, primarily in the south, to 2,551 cases. No deaths have been reported. Pattani,...