While dengue fever cases are down significantly in the Philippines in 2014, one town in Pampanga province has declared a dengue fever outbreak as dozens of cases and two fatalities have been reported during...

The number of measles cases in the Philippines has been up dramatically in 2014 and the region of the Central Visayas has seen a greater than 1200 percent jump compared to 2013 numbers. The Department...

The dengue fever outbreak has increased further both in numbers and in geography, according to health ministry officials. The number of people infected with dengue fever in Japan now totals 124 in 17...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health is today investigating a fatal case of pediatric enterovirus infection affecting a boy aged 10. The patient with good past...

The Japan Red Cross Society (JRC) is calling on potential blood donors that were in the vicinity of Tokyo’s Yoyogi Park or Shinjuku Central Park to wait four weeks because of the dengue fever outbreak,...

The Singapore Ministry of Health (MOH) and the National Environment Agency (NEA) have been notified of the death of a dengue patient at Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH). This is the third dengue fever fatality...

A fourteen year old boy has been admitted to The Kadamjai District Hospital in Batken region for treatment of suspected cutaneous anthrax, according to a RSOE EDIS report this week. The boy found a...

The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health announced they are investigating two cases of necrotizing fasciitis in elderly women. The first case, an 80-year-old woman with...

In the first autochthonous outbreak of dengue fever in some 70 years, more than 100 cases have been confirmed  since the first case was seen 16 days ago. The Japanese wire service, Jiji Press reports...

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The conjunctivitis, or pink eye outbreak in Thailand has affected 10s of thousands of people in the South Asian country since the beginning of the year, according to Chulalongkorn University scientists. In...