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Two additional cases of circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 1 (cVDPV1) have been reported from the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR), Laos, according to UN health officials. This brings...

Thailand health officials are expecting dengue fever to rise in 2016, in fact, experts say the number of cases this year could rival 1987 when 170,000 cases were reported. The Thai Health Ministry is...

The number of dengue fever in Vietnam increased dramatically in 2015, according to data from the Western Pacific Region of the World Health Organization. Last year, 97,476 dengue cases were reported,...

Chinese health officials are reporting an additional human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) on the mainland, according to provincial health officials. According to the Health and Family Planning Commission...

During the previous year, Malaysia saw an average of a hair more than 300 dengue fever cases daily as the Southeast Asian country reported in excess of 120,000 cases in 2015, the highest number this decade. Dengue...

A 33-year-old man from Xintian County, Hunan Province has been confirmed positive for avian influenza A(H7N9), according to the Hunan Provincial Health and Family Planning Commission. The patient is...

Thailand Sunday confirmed Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS CoV) disease in a traveler, the second such case in the country in the last seven months, as WHO cautioned other member states...

The first dengue-related fatality of 2016 was reported in the island city-state of Singapore on Friday, according to officials with the Ministry of Health (MOH) and the National Environment Agency (NEA). The...

A 71-year-old Omani man who traveled to Thailand last week has tested positive for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV). This is the second case in Thailand to be confirmed, according...

Malaysia saw the most dengue fever cases in years in 2015 topping 120,000, including more than 300 fatalities. Looking at the early numbers in 2016, it appears the dengue scourge will continue this year. According...