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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) is closely monitoring two additional human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Shandong and Jiangxi. According to the latest...

The Taiwan Bureau of Animal and Plant Health Inspection and Quarantine have identified a third highly pathogenic strain of avian influenza (AI), a novel H5N3 AI has been detected on two goose farms...

The Philippines was hit hard with measles in 2014. The number of fatalities due to measles on the archipelago reached at least 110, according to the latest World Health Organization update. The report...

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Hong Kong health officials are investigating an additional case of Legionnaires’ disease (LD) affecting a man aged 77. The patient, with underlying illnesses, has presented with limb swelling and...

The Thai Ministry of Public Health announced today the commencement of a diphtheria vaccination campaign after an increase in reported cases in recent years. According to the National News Bureau of Thailand,...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health is investigating a case of Legionnaires’ disease (LD) affecting a woman aged 68. The patient, with underlying illnesses,...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) is today closely monitoring 16 additional human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) notified by the Mainland health authorities,...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) is today (January 13) closely monitoring two additional human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Shenzhen notified by...

Chinese health officials in Guangdong Province are reporting two additional human H7N9 avian influenza (AI) cases. The Health and Family Planning Commission of Guangdong Province (GDHFPC) report the...

Hong Kong health officials announced they are investigating two additional cases of Legionnaires’ disease in recent days. One case is in a 57-year-old man with underlying illnesses, has presented...