Measles has resurfaced in the Czech Republic after being eradicated, according to a Mladá fronta Dnes report (computer translated). The airborne virus is not only affecting children, but also middle...

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Hospital admissions from hepatitis C-related end stage liver disease have risen from 608 in 1998 to 2,390 in 2012, while deaths have risen from 98 in 1996 to 428 in 2012. Liver transplants first registrations...

In the past few days have been unusually high number of cases diagnosed in Iceland diarrhea of ​​campylobacteriosis. In the past year by about 100 people in this country with campylobacter infection...

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An additional five security workforce have reported unable to work today due to gastrointestinal symptoms bringing the total number of reported cases to 53, according to the NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde...

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Twenty additional members of the workforce at the Commonwealth Games Village have been reported as experiencing mild gastrointestinal symptoms. All 20 have been told to remain at home until they have...

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The 34th meeting of UNAIDS Programme Coordinating Board has concluded in Geneva after three days of discussions and debate. The importance of ensuring the inclusion of HIV in the post-2015 sustainable...

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Public Health England (PHE)  published it’s annual 2013 data for dengue fever and chikungunya earlier this week. In 2013, 541 cases of dengue fever were reported in travelers returning from dengue-affected...

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Public Health Wales is warning of an increase in cases of infectious syphilis across Wales and is urging anyone who may have been at risk to seek testing. Last month, Public Health Wales warned of an increase...

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PRESS RELEASE There were 446,253 sexually transmitted infections (STIs) diagnosed in England in 2013, according to new Public Health England (PHE) data out today: close to the number diagnosed in 2012...

A case of Legionnaires’ disease identified in a baby born in heated birthing pool has prompted English health officials to temporarily advise against the home use of birthing pools with built-in heaters...