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Senate President Franklin M. Drilon on Thursday underscored the urgent need to address the growing misinformation and misunderstanding about Ebola. Drilon said the flak received by acting Health Secretary...

The Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (Taiwan CDC) has reported this year’s sixth rubella (German measles) case in a 31-year-old male who resides in northern Taiwan. However, unlike the other five...

The number of dengue fever cases in Taiwan increased by another 1,353 indigenous and imported cases, bring the country total to a cumulative total of 11,953 (213 being imported). As has been the situation...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health is today (November 20) investigating a cluster of three cases of spotted fever affecting three men who hiked in Tai Lam Country...

The Philippines Department of Health (DOH) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are advising the public of a voluntary recall of Arrowhead Mills crunchy and creamy peanut butter after several batches...

The Chinese National Health and Family Planning Commission reported today on two additional human infections of avian influenza A(H7N9). The patients include a woman aged 54 in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous...

On October 30, 2014, the Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) recorded a sporadic case of psittacosis affecting a 57-year-old man with underlying illness. He presented with fever, mild cough and...

The Philippines Presidential Palace reported the country’s health department has at least three months of Ebola personal protective equipment (PPE) today. Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda...

A Filipino United Nations peacekeeper who served in Ebola-stricken Liberia has tested negative for the Ebola virus, according to the Philippines Department of Health today. On Wednesday, 133 Filipino...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health is today investigating a case of Legionnaires’ disease (LD) affecting a man aged 66. The patient was admitted to Pamela...