Hong Kong health officials reported the latest surveillance data on the winter influenza season and are reporting a significantly heavier season concerning severe flu and flu deaths than in 2014. Just...

In another follow-up to the MERS situation in the Philippines, health officials said today they are pound to announce that of the 11 contacts admitted at the Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (RITM),...

The dengue fever outbreak in Malaysia last year reached approximately 100,000 cases, about a three-fold increase from 2013. It would seem that 2015 will be another harsh dengue fever season in the southeast...

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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 the South China Sea coast province. According to the GDHFPC,...

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On 12 February 2015, the IHR National Focal Point of the Philippines notified WHO of 1 laboratory-confirmed case of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection. Details of the cases...

In a follow-up to the report Wednesday of the nurse who tested positive Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV), the Philippines Department of Health (DOH) officials say they are doing...

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The Health and Family Planning Commission of Guangdong Province (GDHFPC) has reported an four additional human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9). This brings the total cases reported from Guangdong to...

The Philippines Department of Health reported on a imported case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) today (computer translated). According to health officials, the patient, a 32-year-old...

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Streptococcus suis (S. suis) infection is a notifiable infectious disease under the Prevention and Control of Disease Ordinance in Hong Kong. For the period of 2010-2014, Hong Kong health officials recorded...

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The National Health and Family Planning Commission in China has reported a confirmed human case of avian influenza A(H5N6) today. The patient was a 44-year-old man with a poultry exposure history from...