Officials with the National Health Commission in China have reported the first human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) this year in Gansu. The male patient from Jiuquan, aged 82, has been hospitalized and...

There is an upsurge of measles cases in Hong Kong in 2019 with the occurrence of an outbreak at the Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) starting in March. With the addition of seven new cases Thursday,...

Philippines health officials are reporting a dramatic increase in dengue fever cases during the first quarter of 2019, and say cases are expected to rise with the coming rainy season. According to the...

Since the first outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) in Asia last August in Liaoning Province, China, hundreds of outbreaks have been in dozens of provinces in China, Mongolia and Vietnam. Now we learn...

In an update on the measles outbreak in the Philippines, the Department of Health (DOH) has reported 25,676 measles cases including 355 deaths (CFR-1.38%) through Mar. 26. This is an increase of nearly...

The Philippines are battling large outbreaks of the vaccine-preventable disease, measles and the vector-borne disease, dengue fever currently;however, health officials are reminding the public of another...

In a report from the China Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) Sunday (computer translated), officials report African swine fever (ASF) outbreaks on two farms in Lichuan City, Hubei Province in central China. On...

Here are some current infectious disease news stories from the Philippines: Measles In the Western Visayas, fear over vaccines due to the Dengvaxia debacle are beginning to wane as higher coverage for...

The Vietnam Ministry of Agriculture reported this week (computer translated) on three additional provinces having reported African swine fever (ASF). This brings the total 21 provinces reporting cases...

In a follow-up on the measles outbreak in the Philippines, government officials have reported an additional 596 cases since the last update. Through Mar. 21, 23,563 measles cases have been reported, including...