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A 71-year-old man from the town of Almancil, Algarve Region, Portugal is the first laboratory confirmed human case of West Nile virus (WNV) in the country, according a World Health Organization (WHO) report...

A case of Bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), or mad cow disease was confirmed in a 12-year-old cow, which died on a farm in Adlešiči, in southeastern Slovenia, according to the World Organisation...

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Following reports from the public-private partnership known as the Global Polio Eradication Initiative concerning polio cases recently reported in the Ukraine, Madagascar and Mali (which was in a Guinean...

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Earlier this week, this website gave an update on the number of West Nile virus cases in the United States. We will now look at the situations in Canada and Europe: During the latest epidemiological report...

A calf on a farm in the Bulgarian village of Elenovo, municipality of Popovo, district of Targovishte has been confirmed by the Bulgarian Food Safety Agency, according to a Focus Information Agency...

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Wales health authorities are investigating several cases of E.coli O157 in young children who attend childcare settings in Conwy although officials believe the source of the infection came from outside...

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Health officials on Jersey Island are advising the public concerning some norovirus type activity and appropriate measures to help prevent the infection spreading. Symptoms of norovirus type infection...

A previously reported indigenous case of the mosquito borne viral disease, chikungunya, in Gandia city, Spain is now being called a “false alarm” by local health authorities. Two months ago,...

A man who died from rabies last May has now been laboratory confirmed, according to the Rospotrebnadzor, or the Russian Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Wellbeing. The...

The number of pertussis, or whooping cough cases reported during the first eight months of 2015 than during the entire year in 2014, according to a El Diario report (computer translated). The Instituto...