The number of Group B Streptococcus (GBS) infections have more than doubled in Singapore with some 355 cases reported year-to-date. The spike that started in July has been linked to the consumption of...

Health officials on the Visayan province of Negro Oriental are reported an increase in cases and deaths due to the bacterial infection, typhoid fever, according to a Visayan Daily Star report today. From...

The dengue fever outbreak in Kaohsiung City is reported to be on the decline; however, in just two weeks, the city has seen the tally rise from 10,000 to 15,000 cases eclipsing last years total of 14,999. A...

The seventh meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations (2005) (IHR) covened earlier this month and a major portion was to look at outbreaks of circulating vaccine-derived...

Thailand health officials reported an additional 5,000 dengue fever cases during the past week as the mosquito borne disease epidemic in the country continues on it’s heavy path this season. The...

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Hong Kong health officials announced today they are investigating a case of severe pediatric enterovirus (EV) 71 infection as well as an outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) at a secondary...

Chinese health authorities are reporting a confirmed case of human H7N9 avian influenza in an individual from Meizhou City, Guangdong Province, China, according to a Taiwan CDC travel advisory (computer...

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A total of 189 additional cases of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection were reported to the Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) in the third quarter of 2015, bringing...

More than 300 additional dengue fever cases were reported in Taiwan’s Kaohsiung City Monday, bringing the total cases in the southern city to nearly 14,000 since the summer. Nationwide, the Central...

In a follow-up report on the condition of Thai actor, Thrisadee “Por” Sahawong  and his battle with dengue fever, Thai PBS reported today that the popular television actor had his foot amputated...