The Malaysia Ministry of Health Malaysia (MOH) reported this week on the current Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) situation, which shows an increase in the number of cases. In fact, the number of cases...

In the Republic of Kazakhstan, 60 cases of meningococcal infection have been registered since the beginning of 2018, including 21 cases among children under 14 years. 13 of them ended with death: Almaty –...

A new study has found that the majority of residents in a rural village of Vietnam harbored multi-drug-resistant (MDR), colistin-resistant E. coli bacteria. Colistin is typically used as a last-resort...

In an update on the dengue fever situation in Thailand, the Bureau of Epidemiology, MoPH, Thailand is reporting (computer translated) a total of 14,973 cases from 77 provinces through June 4. This is...

Taiwan health officials confirmed 2 additional Japanese encephalitis cases today. The two new cases respectively are an over 30-year-old male who resides in Linyuan District, Kaohsiung City and an over...

South Korean health officials are reporting strengthened control measures in response to three confirmed measles cases at Hanlim Arts School in Seoul to prevent further spread of the disease. Following...

A 21-year-old woman from Kampung Koran Bari, Serian, Sarawak has become the 5th human rabies case/fatality of 2018. The new case, confirmed on May 31, had a history of being bitten by her own dog in...

Hong Kong health officials urged the public to maintain strict personal and environmental hygiene as the local activity of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) and enterovirus (EV) 71 infection has been...

The Hanoi, Vietnam Department of Health (computer translated) released new data on dengue fever and hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) in the city this year and it shows dengue cases down this year while...

A measles outbreak that began in March in Okinawa has grown to near 150 cases across the country, according to the Japanese National Institute of Infectious Diseases (NIID). As of May 16, 149 cases have...