The number of pertussis, or whooping cough cases in the European Union is up dramatically from 2011 to 2012, according to new data published in the Annual epidemiological report 2014 – vaccine-preventable...

From the week beginning Nov. 3 through the week beginning Nov. 24, Public Health England (PHE) reported 56 suspected and laboratory confirmed hospital norovirus outbreaks with the West Midlands and North...

A full 25 percent of the student body at Tofta high school, in southern Sweden, have been hit with the gastrointestinal bug, norovirus, according to a The Local report Tuesday. Some 150 students and...

The last time France reported a autochthonous chikungunya case was in 2010. In 2014, the European country has recorded 11 locally acquired cases to date, according to the Institute de Veille Sanitaire...

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Public Health England (PHE) is urging more pregnant women to come forward for the free flu vaccination this winter as a new report published today (9 December 2014) shows how fatal the virus can be for...

The investigation into an outbreak of measles in the south central European country has shown a probable link to an international dog show held in Vrtojba, Nova Gorica on 8 and 9 November 2014, according...

An outbreak of the gastrointestinal bug, norovirus, that has affected scores of students has caused the immediate closure of an Edinburgh, Scotland primary school until next Monday, according to school...

Now that it has been more than 42 days since the Spanish health care worker infected while caring for a patient with Ebola Virus Disease in Madrid tested negative twice and was discharged from hospital,...

After reporting a total of 28 chikungunya cases in 2013, primarily due to travel to south-east Asia and South Asia travel, the Public Health England (PHE) reports there has been nearly 200 cases seen so...

It is estimated that some 280,000 cases of Campylobacter are seen in the United Kingdom annually, according to the UK Food Standards Agency (FSA). A new website dedicated to the bacterial disease, campylobacteriosis,...