By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Japan’s National Institute of Infectious Diseases in Tokyo has reported 4,168 syphilis cases through September 30. This is the fifth straight year the country...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Taiwan’s Department of Disease Control announced a new domestic case of dengue fever in the country. This is a 30-year-old male in Shuxili, Shulin District, New Taipei...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 COVID-19 The Department of Health (DOH) reported 2,363 new confirmed COVID-19 cases today, bringing the country’s outbreak total to 331,869. More than 4 million COVID-19...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Thailand health officials have reported 61,662 total dengue fever cases to date in 2020 from all 77 provinces. To date, 41 deaths have been recorded. Mae Hong Son province in...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Philippines Department of Health reported an additional  2,291 new COVID-19 infections Monday, bringing the country total to  324,762. The majority of the newly confirmed...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Chinese officials report a human H9N2 avian influenza case in a 4-year-old girl from Guangdong province. The child was hospitalized in August with mild symptoms and has fully...

In a follow-up on the diphtheria outbreak in Vietnam, National health authorities are now reporting 198 diphtheria cases since the beginning of this year. This compares to 41 cases during the same period...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Taiwan health officials reported two additional locally transmitted dengue fever cases today, bringing the total in the country this year to 41. The two new confirmed cases...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Mongolia’s National Center for Zoonotic Diseases (NCZD) reported a suspected case of bubonic plague in western Mongolia’s Khovd province has been confirmed by lab...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Officials in the Volgograd region in Southern Russia have reported 60 botulism cases in the first half of 2020, according to Russian media (computer translated). Of the sixty...