The survey results show more frequent detections and geographical dispersion of LA-MRSA in humans in the EU/EEA since 2007, and highlight the public health and veterinary importance of LA-MRSA as a ‘One...

In a follow-up to a report last week, Ireland health officials reported two additional confirmed measles cases in the Dublin and Meath areas, bringing the total to seven. The Measles Outbreak Control...

The Department of Public Health HSE-East, has been notified of 2 confirmed cases of measles in North Dublin City.  An Outbreak Control Team has been convened to investigate and control the spread of this...

British health officials are reporting an increased number of Legionnaire’s disease cases in travelers to Palmanova, in Mallorca, Spain. During the past month, 17 British travelers have returned...

Since Jan. 2016, some 19,000 measles cases were reported in Europe, including 44 deaths ( In 2016, 12 deaths occurred in Romania and one in the UK. In 2017, 31 deaths were reported from Romania [22],...

The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has today announced a change to its advice about eating eggs – infants, children, pregnant women and elderly people can now safely eat raw or lightly cooked eggs that...

Italian health officials reported this week four Plasmodium falciparum malaria cases in the Apulia region in southern Italy. According to the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC),...

Italy has reported nearly 200 chikungunya cases in the Lazio Region and this has prompted the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to issue a travel notice for the area. As of Sep. 26, 183...

In the WHO European Region, 42 of 53 countries have interrupted endemic transmission of measles, and 37 countries have interrupted endemic transmission of rubella as of the end of 2016. This was determined...

While the reports of increases in sexually transmitted infections (STIs) have poured in over recent years, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report last week showing the most...