The Department of Health (DOH) reported that it has extended assistance to 27 Dengvaxia-vaccinated schoolchildren aged between 11 and 16 years old from Central Luzon. The types of assistance given include...

Health officials in Davao City in the southern Philippines are reporting a recent increase in measles cases, according to a SunStar report yesterday. The report notes that 16 measles cases were confirmed...

Some 59 children have died from a combination of measles and malnutrition in the remote Asmat region, Papua province, Indonesia, according to a Daily Sabah report. The Associated Press reports that Indonesian...

In a follow-up on a recent report on the Philippines refund demand for unused Dengvaxia, The Manila Times reports that vaccine maker, Sanofi Pasteur has agreed to the demand to reimburse the 1.4 billion...

Last week, Taiwan health officials confirmed three additional enterovirus D68 infection with severe complications, prompting the Taiwan CDC to remind the public to pay attention to the health of the...

Officials with the Central Hospital for Tropical Diseases (CHTD) are advising the public not to consume uncooked pork after the death of one person from trichinosis, according to a Vietnam News report. Two...

Philippines health officials announced Friday that they have made its demands official against Dengvaxia manufacturer Sanofi Pasteur. In a letter sent to Thomas Triomphe, head of Sanofi Pasteur Asia Pacific,...

A Seoul, S. Korea hospital is investigating the deaths of four infants in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), according to the Korean Centers for Disease Control (KCDC). In mid-December, antibiotic...

The Chinese National Health and Family Planning Commission reported on an additional human case of avian influenza A(H7N9), this one from Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. This is the 14th case reported...

January is Schistosomiasis Awareness and Mass Drug Administration month in the Philippines, according to the Department of Health Calendar 2018. Schistosomiasis, also known as bilharzia, is a disease...