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The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health today (January 23) provided an update on the number of cases of dengue fever (DF) in Hong Kong, and called on the public to take preventive...

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Hong Kong health officials are reporting the second imported human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Hong Kong this winter. This would make the 12th imported case total reported in Hong Kong. The male...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) is today (January 23) closely monitoring four additional human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) in the Mainland, and again...

In Taiwan, three different strains of avian influenza have been reported in outbreaks recently in what is being called “the most severe experienced in the past decade” in the country. In addition...

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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) in Shenzhen, according to a Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection...

The Health and Family Planning Commission of Guangdong Province has reported three additional  human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) over the weekend, while the Shanghai Municipal Commission of Health...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) is closely monitoring two additional human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Shandong and Jiangxi. According to the latest...

The Taiwan Bureau of Animal and Plant Health Inspection and Quarantine have identified a third highly pathogenic strain of avian influenza (AI), a novel H5N3 AI has been detected on two goose farms...

The Philippines was hit hard with measles in 2014. The number of fatalities due to measles on the archipelago reached at least 110, according to the latest World Health Organization update. The report...

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Hong Kong health officials are investigating an additional case of Legionnaires’ disease (LD) affecting a man aged 77. The patient, with underlying illnesses, has presented with limb swelling and...