Victoria health officials are reporting that syphilis infections in 2018 reached a record high and congenital syphilis has re-emerged in the southeastern state. A total of 1,372 cases of infectious syphilis...

In a health advisory issued today by Dr Brett Sutton, Chief Health Officer, Victoria, a national recall of eggs produced by Bridgewater Poultry is underway following the detection of Salmonella Enteritidis...

In a follow-up on the measles outbreak in Canterbury, New Zealand, health officials put the total cases at 30, not including one under investigation. Canterbury Medical Officer of Health Dr Ramon Pink...

In an update on the dengue fever outbreak in Palau, the Palau Ministry of Health has reported an additional 8 new lab-confirmed cases during the past week. This brings the outbreak total to 124 since...

Auckland, NZ health officials are reporting a new measles case in a 18 year old University of Auckland student who likely acquired the illness overseas. This is the fourth measles case in Auckland...

New Zealand health officials are urging the public to stay alert to symptoms of measles and ensure that children aged between 15 months and 4 years receive their normal MMR vaccinations. There have now...

Tasmania health officials are advising people who live on the East Coast, or plan on traveling there, to ensure they protect themselves against mosquitoes following a number of cases of Barmah Forest...

Canterbury is a region on New Zealand’s South Island and home to the city of Christchurch. According to health officials today, the region is experiencing a measles outbreak. The number of confirmed...

In June 2018, an outbreak of circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 1 (cVDPV1) was declared in Papua New Guinea following laboratory confirmation of cVDPV1 isolation in two healthy community contacts...

Victoria agricultural officials are responding to a confirmed incident of anthrax in sheep on a single property near Swan Hill. Victorian Acting Chief Veterinary Officer Dr Cameron Bell said quarantine...