A Chinese national in Singapore has become the first dengue fever-related fatality of the year in the city-state. The 53-year-old woman died Monday at the National University Hospital (NUH), according...

The number of dengue fever related fatalities in Malaysia has increased by 10 since our last report one week ago, bringing the total deaths to 54 since the beginning of the year. Malaysia health officials...

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The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) today (February 23) reported the latest updates of the third confirmed imported human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Hong Kong...

In a press release that left me scratching my head this morning, the Philippines Department of Health said (computer translated) report an overseas Filipino worker (OFW) who returned after being in China...

The number of human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) has risen to 583 after six new cases, five from Guangdong province and one from Jiangxi Province, were reported today, according to different media...

Health officials in Borneo say they have reported a three-fold increase in hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) this year compared to 2014 and this has prompted Malaysian health authorities to urge the...

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The Health and Family Planning Commission of Guangdong Province (GDHFPC) has reported an additional human case of avian influenza A(H7N9), making it the 166th case of the bird flu reported in the southern...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) recorded a probable case of sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) on February 13, 2015, affecting a 65-year-old man with unremarkable past health. He...

During the 44 day period from Jan. 4 to Feb. 16, 2015, Malaysia has recorded nearly 20,000 dengue fever cases, or an average of more than 439 cases daily. Of the 19,349 reported dengue cases this year,...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) is today (February 17) closely monitoring an additional human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) notified by the Health and...