Following the case of an emergency physician who tested positive for Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) last November, Italian health officials are reporting the second case of EVD in a nurse who had returned from...

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Clients who used a piercing and tattoo studio in Newport have been offered precautionary health checks. Concerns were raised after five people with serious skin infections were identified as having had...

The number of gonorrhea cases reported in Norway hit a quarter of a century high as the increase in cases has been reported in both men who have sex with men (MSM) and among heterosexuals, Norway health...

After reporting more than 11,000 measles cases during the past year, according to the World Health Organization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a travel notice for people...

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With an increase in the seasonal prevalence of norovirus across Scotland, NHS Western Isles is issuing advice to the public, in particular when visiting friends and family in hospital. With cases of norovirus...

Officials with Health Protection Scotland (HPS) are reporting a surge in mumps cases during the first quarter of 2015, reporting some 5-times the number of cases reported during the same period last year,...

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued three travel notices Wednesday due to ongoing measles outbreaks in Angola, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Ethiopia. In Angola, the US federal...

Finally, a deal has been reached on the price of the meningococcal B vaccine, Bexsero, and the life-saving vaccine will become part of national childhood immunization schedule in the United Kingdom. The...

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In response to a large-scale measles outbreak, Kyrgyzstan will initiate a mass measles vaccination campaign on 16 March 2015, targeting over 2 million people aged 1–20 years in the country. The outbreak,...

The number of imported, or travel-associated chikungunya cases in the United Kingdom has increased 12-fold from 2013 to 2014, according to new data from Public Health England. In 2013, England, Wales...