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...

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Officials at South Australia Health (SA Health) reported three people have been diagnosed with meningococcal disease in the past week in South Australia. So far this year there have been 11 cases of meningococcal...

The number of measles cases reported by the Waikato District Health Board Population Health Service (DHB) is now up to 20 confirmed cases of measles in the Waikato and 12 are under investigation. The...

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Last week we reported on local Zika virus transmission in Papua New Guinea based on retrospective testing on samples from patients with symptoms from July 2014 and March 2016. This has prompted the...

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In a follow-up to a report last week, Waikato health officials updated their measles alert Tuesday noting that the current situation is as follows: Notification of 18 possible cases and eight confirmed, ...

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Waikato health officials are advising the public of a measles exposure at an event in Hamilton last weekend. A measles case attended while infectious, a regional Tainui Waka Kapa Haka festival held Saturday...

Retrospective testing for Zika virus of samples taken from patients presenting with a febrile illness between July 2014 and March 2016 in Papua New Guinea reveal local transmission of the virus, according...

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Authorities with South Australia Health (SA Health) are warning the public not to eat raw bean sprouts following a large increase in Salmonella infections in recent days. Over the past 11 days there have...

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Health officials in Northern Territory are investigating an increase in Salmonella infections in the Darwin area. The Centre for Disease Control and the Environmental Health branch are working to identify...

The Fiji Ministry of Health recently reported 61 cases of the severe bacterial infection, leptospirosis, since the beginning of the year, according to a local media report. The cases are reported two...