By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Officials in the Western Visayas region of the Philippines are calling the dengue fever situation in the region and the country “alarming” as the case...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Myanmar is now the 7th Asian country to report confirmed African swine fever (ASF) cases. Chief Veterinary Officer Director General, Livestock Breeding and Veterinary...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews One week after the Philippines Health Secretary, Francisco Duque III declared a national dengue epidemic in the country when the tally was 146,062 cases, health officials...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Taiwan health officials are reporting the first case of local dengue fever in New Taipei City this year. The patient is a 40-year-old man in Xiujingli, Zhonghe District...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 This week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reviewed a travel notice last updated in March concerning travel to Japan and the rubella outbreak. Travelers...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Ministry of Health Malaysia (MOH) is reporting an additional human rabies case in a 46-year-old man from Kota Padawan, Kuching, Sarawak. The patient passed away...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) today reported investigating a case of human infection of rat Hepatitis E virus (HEV) involving  a 43-year-old man...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews One year ago this month, China agriculture officials reported the first African swine fever (ASF) outbreak in Asia in Shenyang City, Liaoning Province. About a month...

With the Department of Health (DOH)’s declaration of a national dengue epidemic, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) is enjoining all local government units (LGUs) to act swiftly...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Last weekend, the provincial government of Samar in the Eastern Visayas of the Philippines approved the resolution to put the entire province under a state of calamity...