In an effort to inform and protect farmers, researchers at New Zealand’s Massey University created a 7-part Leptospirosis video series, which is available for free on their You Tube page. The series...

Mike Coston is the Owner/Editor of Avian Flu Diary A hat tip to @NLInteligence for tweeting a link to a new OIE report announcing the detection of the H5N8 virus in a hunted Eurasian Wigeon – a dabbling...

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The current case count of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak in West Africa has topped 19,000 cases and 7,300 deaths in the countries of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. This comes after more than...

Mike Coston is the Owner/Editor of Avian Flu Diary As expected, according to the FAO EMPRES report filed on Germany’s latest bird flu outbreak, the subtype has now been identified as H5N8.   At...

Mike Coston is the Owner/Editor of Avian Flu Diary We’ve updates this morning on two (now confirmed) suspected bird flu outbreaks I wrote about yesterday in Germany and Japan (see here, and here) ,...

In an effort to condense the abundance of Ebola -related news into more digestible morsels, here is the Outbreak News Today’s version of the Ebola news round-up for today: Antibody rich serum...

The Wisconsin Department of Health has featured on their website slider the following warning: “Raw Meat Sandwiches: Whether you call them ‘tiger meat’ or ‘cannibal sandwiches’...

Mike Coston is the Owner/Editor of Avian Flu Diary     Two years ago, there was essentially just one HPAI (highly pathogenic avian influenza) virus we were really watching – H5N1.  True,...

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Approximately one week after reports from India arose concerning the quarantine of an Ebola survivor at the Delhi Airport due to the individual testing positive for the virus in his semen sample, the World...

In an article published on the website, MedCity News, author Nicole Oran pens the following–“Quit stressing about Ebola – The bubonic plague is next“. She opens by saying, “OK....