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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), making it the 166th case of the bird flu reported in the southern...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) recorded a probable case of sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) on February 13, 2015, affecting a 65-year-old man with unremarkable past health. He...

During the 44 day period from Jan. 4 to Feb. 16, 2015, Malaysia has recorded nearly 20,000 dengue fever cases, or an average of more than 439 cases daily. Of the 19,349 reported dengue cases this year,...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) is today (February 17) closely monitoring an additional human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) notified by the Health and...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health announced today that an addition 18 influenza-related deaths were recorded during the past 24 hours during this harsh  winter...

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...