Approximately two dozen people in a single Beijing office building have contracted the measles, prompting health officials to order quarantines and emergency vaccinations, according to a South China Morning...

The National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) in China has reported a human case of avian influenza A(H5N1). The patient is a 37-year-old woman from the eastern coastal province of Jiangsu. According...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health is today (January 27) investigating a case of Legionnaires’ disease (LD) affecting a man aged 44. The patient, with good...

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The Health and Family Planning Commission of Guangdong Province (GDHFPC) has reported two human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) each in consecutive days, according to press releases. The cases include the...

Vietnamese health authorities say a rubella outbreak was first recorded early this month at a US-invested furniture company in an industrial park in Binh Duong Province has grown to affect 30 people,...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) is today (January 26) closely monitoring two additional human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) notified by the Health...

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The Health and Family Planning Commission of Guangdong Province (GDHFPC) has reported two additional human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9). According to the GDHFPC, the male patient aged 62 in Dongguan...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) is today (January 24) closely monitoring two additional human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) notified by the Health and...

The floods that hit Malaysia in late December are considered epic- forcing 200,000 to evacuate in several states. Northern and Eastern states of Kelantan, Terengganu, Pahang, Perak and Perlis in Malay...

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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...