Although the Malaysia Health Ministry has not updated the dengue fever death toll in two weeks (remains at 117), the country’s total case count has exceeded 40,000 as of May 2 after an additional...

Health officials on the South Pacific island nation are reporting an unspecified number of confirmed cases of the mosquito borne virus, Zika virus. This is the first time the island of Vanuatu has seen...

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New South Wales (NSW) Health has issued a measles warning following two cases of the highly infectious disease recently diagnosed in young Sydney adults who had traveled to India. The first case, reported...

In a follow-up to a report last month, the number of cases of Ross River virus infections in Australia is heading toward record numbers in 2015 as health officials are reporting 6,404 cases as of April...

On 27th March Auckland Regional Public Health Service (ARPHS) was notified of an outbreak of gastroenteritis (vomiting and diarrhea) in residents and staff at University Hall, one of Auckland University’s...

Fiji health officials are reporting an imported, or travel-associated chikungunya case. This is while the island nation is experiencing a dengue fever outbreak. Several islands in the Pacific have reported...

In a follow-up to a report on the local transmission of chikungunya on the Cook Islands from early February, health officials report the outbreak is showing a steady increasing trend since the first cases...

After reporting some 70,000 cases of the mosquito borne viral disease, chikungunya, since October 2014, health officials in French Polynesia have declared the outbreak over. The outbreak claimed the live...

New Zealand health officials announced today that the suspect Ebola patient who was admitted at Christchurch Hospital has tested negative for the lethal virus. Health Minister Jonathan Coleman says...

Queensland, Australia has seen 1895 cases of salmonella during the first 10 weeks of 2015, prompting health officials to issue an alert to businesses involved in food preparation, and the community as...