For the third month in a row, Hong Kong health authorities are reporting a suspected case of sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD). The case that was recorded on April 16, 2015, affects a 74-year-old...

Although the Malaysia Health Ministry has not updated the dengue fever death toll in two weeks (remains at 117), the country’s total case count has exceeded 40,000 as of May 2 after an additional...

The Health and Family Planning Commission of Jiangxi Province is reporting an additional human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) in a 39-year-old woman who is hospitalized for treatment in critical condition. From...

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In a follow-up to a report earlier this week, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced Friday that they and partner organizations in Nepal have mobilized further resources including medicine and...

The 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck 48 miles (77 km) northwest of Nepal’s capital, Kathmandu on April 25 has resulted in a current death toll of slightly over 5,000 people, according to the World...

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The Health and Family Planning Commission of Hubei Province has reported the first human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) in the province. Officials say the male patient, aged 50, was hospitalized for...

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Most of the indigenous dengue fever cases in Taiwan this year has been reported in residents of Kaohsiung City, according to the Centers for Disease Control. However, most patients had not sought immediate...

The number of dengue fever cases and deaths in Malaysia continue to rise as the health ministry puts the case count at over 38,000 and the death toll at 117. This represents an approximately 40 percent...

Dengue fever cases have increased slightly in the Philippines during the first three months of 2015 as compared to the same period in 2014, according to the Philippines Department of Health. From Jan...

Hong Kong health officials report a case of necrotizing fasciitis caused by Vibrio vulnificus in a 77-year-old man with underlying medical conditions. According to reports, he presented with left hand...