Neonatal herpes simplex (HSV) is a relatively rare but very serious disease that can range in severity from localized infections of the skin or eyes to life threatening disseminated infections of the...

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“If your child has been sick or is suffering from any such symptoms please keep them off school for 48 hours” scrolls across the website of the New Milton Junior School in Hampshire, England...

French health officials have reported an indigenous dengue fever in the area of the city of Nimes in the Languedoc-Roussillon region of southern France, according to health department surveillance report...

New statistics published by the European Centre for Disease Control (ECDC) last week shows that the sexually transmitted infection (STI), gonorrhea, has increased in rate of cases per 100,000 population...

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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...