Measles continues to spread in the Waikato. This outbreak has been going for over 13 weeks and the numbers of people with measles continues to increase. We have new confirmed cases in students who were...

An outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia at South Australia’s Royal Adelaide Hospital has been linked to tainted mouthwash, according to a local media report. The antibacterial mouthwash, Chlorofluor...

Taranaki DHB’s Medical Officer of Health said today that two people who have recently visited New Plymouth have been confirmed with having measles. Medical Officer of Health, Dr Greg Simmons said, “Both...

A child who recently visited Hawke’s Bay, has been confirmed as having measles. The child visited a number of public places in the Napier area including the National Aquarium on 9th June between 10am...

A health alert was issued today due to a hepatitis A risk linked to food prepared at FoodWorks Yarram located at 261 Commercial Rd, Yarram from 27 April 2016 to 9 June 2016 after a deli worker tested...

The Nelson Marlborough Public Health Service has confirmed a third case of measles, and this person has been admitted to Nelson Hospital. Medical Officer of Health Dr Andrew Lindsay says that the new...

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In a follow-up to a report last week concerning measles on Horowhenua, a district on the west coast of the North Island of New Zealand, MidCentral Public Health Service reports an additional six confirmed...

Two additional cases of Legionnaires’ disease have been reported in people who spent time Sydney’s CBD in late April in areas in common with three other recently reported cases, according to NSW Health. All...

A confirmed case of measles last week in a Waiopehu College student has prompted health officials to advise closing the school Friday. The student concerned was at school last Thursday and Friday (12...

Public Health authorities have warned Tasmanians to be alert for measles symptoms after a returned traveler was diagnosed with the highly infectious illness. Acting Director of Public Health Dr Mark Veitch...