The Japan dengue fever outbreak has risen to 87, with the first case reported outside of Tokyo, Japanese health officials said today. The Japan Times reports today that a man who lives in the city of...

In response to the recent locally acquired outbreak of dengue fever in Japan, the first such cases seen in some 70 years, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a travel notice for...

Since the first locally acquired dengue fever case in Japan since 1945 was reported on Aug. 27, the case count has increased to 81 in 15 prefectures, prompting Japanese health officials to close at least...

After recording a whopping 127,000 dengue fever cases in 2013, the Philippines Department of Health (DOH) is reporting a dramatic decrease in cases of the mosquito borne virus so far in 2014. Based on...

Although dengue fever cases in the Philippines have dropped this year compared to 2014, the mosquito borne virus remains a big public health problem on the archipelago. As of July 19, 2014, the cumulative...

With the report of five human rabies deaths in the past three months in Baoshan City in China’s southwestern Yunnan province, government officials ordered the cull of some 4,900 dogs in an effort...

The dengue fever outbreak in Japan appears to have spread beyond the two Tokyo parks, Yoyogi Park and Shinjuku Chuo Park, as a newly diagnosed patient reports not visiting either popular Tokyo park, according...

In a follow-up to a story on Sep. 3, a Filipina nurse who was reported to be Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) positive, has ultimately tested negative against the novel virus. On...

A measles outbreak in Vietnam has caused the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to issue a travel notice for travelers to the Southeast Asian country. The World Health Organization (WHO)...

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The dengue fever outbreak in Japan that has sickened dozens prompted The US Embassy in Tokyo to put out the following advisory today: The U.S. Embassy in Tokyo alerts U.S. citizens to the recent outbreak...