According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), a parasite is an organism that lives on or in a host organism and gets its food from or at the expense of its host. There are three main...

Here is a look at some interesting infectious disease and health news, opinion and research reported across the globe: Monkey Fever in Shivamogga: Kyasanur’s ticking time bomb Reckless human forays...

Here is a look at some interesting infectious disease and health news, opinion and research reported across the globe: LSTM and Imperial College Researchers design new anti-influenza drugs Researchers...

Here are the top five posts on Outbreak News Today for the week Jan. 19 through Jan. 25: 5. South Africa issues alert for travelers to the southern African region South African health officials issued...

Here is a look at some interesting infectious disease and health news, opinion and research reported across the globe: CDC Flu Update: Activity Remains Elevated in Most of the U.S. According to this...

Here is a look at some interesting infectious disease and health news, opinion and research reported across the globe: From high to low malaria transmission in Zanzibar—challenges and opportunities...

Here is a look at some interesting infectious disease and health news reported across the globe: “Semenly” Harmless Back Pain: An Unusual Presentation of a Subcutaneous Abscess We report, with review...

Here are the top five posts on Outbreak News Today for the week Jan. 12 through Jan. 18: 5. The Naegleria fowleri interviews The Top 5 post of the week was a collection of radio show and podcast interviews...

Here is a look at some interesting infectious disease and health news reported across the globe: Vaccine researchers are preparing for Disease X Last year the World Health Organisation published a plan...

Here is a look at some interesting infectious disease and health news reported across the globe: Canada-wide Hep A and Hep B vaccine shortage A Canada-wide shortage of hepatitis A and B vaccines is a...