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...

A mosquito borne virus found primarily in Australia and the Pacific Islands has been reported in dramatically increased numbers since the beginning of the year in areas “Down-under”. A Yahoo!...

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Queensland Health has been notified of a diagnosed case of measles with possible contacts around Brisbane and potentially elsewhere. The person with measles was infectious when he visited the following...

Since Dec. 11, 2014, two areas in northern Queensland have seen fifty dengue fever cases, according to data released by Queensland Health. Currently, 14 cases have been reported from Cairns, while 36...