By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the imported, lab-confirmed novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) reported in Thailand, the World Health Organization (WHO) provided additional details in...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Thailand health officials close out 2019 with 11,484 chikungunya cases, more than triple the 3,580 cases reported in 2018. The current outbreak began in October 2018. The...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Thailand health officials reported (computer translated) a laboratory confirmed novel coronavirus case on Sunday, the first in Thailand and the first reported outside...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The pneumonia outbreak in Wuhan, Hubei province, China has been a rapidly moving and fluid news story with new information coming out on a daily basis. In this video,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in Hong Kong are reporting an additional case of human infection of rat Hepatitis E virus (HEV). According to the Centre for Health Protection (CHP)...

In an update on the cluster of pneumonia cases detected in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China, we got additional information today from Chinese and Hong Kong authorities. The Wuhan Municipal Health and Health...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the polio situation in Sabah, Malaysia, the Ministry of Health reports two additional polio cases, bringing the case tally to three. The first case was a three-month-old...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews According to data from the General Department of Preventive Medicine with the Ministry of Health in VietNam, the number of dengue fever cases reported in 2019 was...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Researchers in China say the pathogen that caused dozens of unexplained pneumonia cases in Wuhan, Hubei province, China has been “initially identified”...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a travel notice Monday for travelers to Wuhan, Hubei province, China due to the cluster of cases of...