By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Carlos III Health Institute in Madrid said this week the flu epidemic wave of the 2019-2020 season has officially begun, according to the disease transmissibility...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Iceland health officials report an increase in the number of people diagnosed with confirmed influenza in recent weeks. Most people have had influenza A (H3), but...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews French health authorities (Santé publique France) report since December 2019, 179 compulsory declarations (DO) of collective food poisoning ( toxi-infection alimentaire...

Researchers from the universities of Regensburg, Munich, Giessen, and Freiburg, the Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine in Hamburg and the Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut (FLI) provided new insights...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews UN health officials report the number of measles cases reported in Europe from January to October 2019 exceeds the total cases for 2018 and nearly quadruples 2017s...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 Health officials in Iceland are reporting a measles case. According to health authorities, the Children’s Hospital contacted the Epidemiologist on Sunday, December 29th ...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Institute of Public Health in Norway is reporting a Shigella sonnei outbreak that has sickened at least eight people in several counties across the country. In early December...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 The number of measles cases have risen across the globe and in Turkey, cases have nearly quadrupled since 2018. According to a Bianet report (computer translated), confirmed...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 Health officials with the Government of the Canary Islands have reported a possible outbreak of ciguatera after finding six cases of food poisoning after consuming black medregal...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Ministry of Health of the Government of La Rioja in northern Spain have reported four patients hospitalized with the bacterial infection, Q fever, according to...