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In a follow-up report on the dengue outbreak in Northern Fiji, health authorities are now reporting 48 lab-confirmed cases of dengue for the Northern Division this month. This is up from 17 cases reported...

The number of dengue fever cases reported in the current outbreak in Cairns has risen to nine, according to Queensland Health today. Nine cases of the mosquito-borne illness have been confirmed in the...

The number of chikungunya cases reported in the current outbreak in French Polynesia is estimated to be approximately 130,000. About half of the cases have been reported on the most populous island of...

The Fiji Health Ministry has reported two dozen typhoid cases in Bua since the New Year, prompting them to advise the public about proper hygiene and sanitation. The Fiji Times reported the typhoid cluster...

Just weeks after actress Lindsey Lohan reported contracting the mosquito borne virus, chikungunya while vacationing in French Polynesia in December, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...

The chikungunya outbreak in the South Pacific islands of French Polynesia is hitting some alarming numbers, according to a Radio New Zealand report Friday. The report notes that an estimated 130,000 chikungunya...

Up to 110 people have been stricken with what appears to be salmonella food poisoning in a town south of Brisbane, Australia. The Metro South Public Health Unit has received multiple complaints from separate...

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The Victoria Department of Health in Australia has been notified of two confirmed cases of measles in individuals not vaccinated for measles who became ill after attendance at an RMIT graduation ceremony...

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The first dengue fever outbreak of 2015 in Far North Australia has been reported by Queensland Health officials as two cases of dengue had been confirmed in Cairns, while a third suspected case is being...

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Meningococcal disease struck Western Australia during the past week. Two cases of the meningitis form of the disease was reported by health authorities where one patient, a teenager is recovering from...