By Jory Lange 67 confirmed Salmonella cases and 2 probable cases have been linked to sprouts consumption in New Zealand.  Illness onset ranged from December 23, 2018 to April 1, 2019. 66 of the cases...

The number of measles cases in the New Zealand outbreak this year is now well over 100 and Auckland health officials are officially reported 40 confirmed cases as of today. In Wellington, the Capital...

Since the beginning of the year through April 16, Vanuatu health officials have reported a total of 216 suspected dengue cases reported including 18 confirmed cases. In just the past week, 42 suspected...

The Palau Ministry of Health reported an additional eight dengue fever cases last week, bringing the outbreak total to 164 cases. There have been no reported deaths attributed to dengue infection during...

Researchers at QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute and QUT have found that the dengue fever mosquito common to parts of Queensland poses the greatest danger of spreading the Zika virus in Australia. The...

Australia has more salmonella outbreaks than any other country in the world, with the number of cases doubling over the last decade. Over the past month alone, there have been numerous reports of the...

Steve’s Farm Fresh Eggs recall The NSW Food Authority advises that the following eggs are being voluntarily recalled by ‘Steve’s Farm Fresh Eggs’ because they may be contaminated with Salmonella...

Health officials on the South Pacific Ocean nation of Vanuatu have confirmed two diphtheria cases, according to a local media report. Recent results from laboratory tests in New Caledonia have confirmed...

Health officials in French Polynesia are reporting (computer translated) the confirmation of several autochthonous cases of dengue type 2 dengue, unrelated and scattered over several communes in Tahiti. This...

New Zealand In New Zealand, health officials have confirmed 72 measles cases since the beginning of the year, including 23 that required hospitalization. More than half the cases were reported from Canterbury,...