Here is a look at some interesting infectious disease and health news, opinion and research reported across the globe: Four dead from MERS virus in Oman Four people died in the Sultanate after being infected...

Here are the top five posts on Outbreak News Today for the week Feb. 9 through Feb. 15: 5. Vaccine misinformation: Maine health officials warn fake CDC flyer The Maine Centers for Disease Control and...

Here is a look at some interesting infectious disease and health news, opinion and research reported across the globe: New Tuberculosis Drug May Shorten Treatment Time for Patients A new experimental...

Filarial worms are long thread like worms that live in the tissue and body cavities of vertebrates. Their eggs mature into tiny larvae called microfilariae. There are at least eight filarids that are of...

Here are the top five posts on Outbreak News Today for the week Jan. 26 through Feb. 1: 5. Roald Dahl 1988: Olivia and measles encephalitis The number 5 post of the week was a post from out of the...

Here is a look at some interesting infectious disease and health news, opinion and research reported across the globe: WHO supports five countries to fight Lassa fever outbreaks With five countries...

Here is a look at some interesting infectious disease and health news, opinion and research reported across the globe: Measles in Europe: record number of both sick and immunized More children in the...

It doesn’t matter what’s your status in life, crabs can be found on anyone, anywhere. The pubic louse, Phthirus pubis, is typically found on pubic hair, but can also be found in armpit hair, eyebrows...

Here is a look at some interesting infectious disease and health news, opinion and research reported across the globe: Canada reports world’s first case of rat-to-human hepatitis E infection outside...

Here is a look at some interesting infectious disease and health news, opinion and research reported across the globe: Measles cases flood Manila hospital; 7 recent deaths reported Measles cases have...