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Health officials in Wales have announced the death of a Wrexham, North Wales teen from meningococcal septicemia. Dr Chris Whiteside, Consultant in Communicable Disease Control, Public Health Wales said,...

A Scottish nurse who contracted Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) while treating patients in Sierra Leone in late 2014, has been admitted to a Glasgow hospital for the third time since returning to the UK. In...

Health officials in Romania are reporting an outbreak of hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) during an 11 day span, which has affected some 10 children and killing three. According to the Ministry of Health...

An influenza outbreak in the Ukraine has resulted in 319 fatalities, according to local media. Health officials said that most of the deaths were caused by the H1N1 influenza virus. The deaths occurred...

The European Union has set up a European Medical Corps (EMC) through which teams and equipment from the EU Member States can be rapidly deployed. 1. What is the European Medical Corps? The European...

The Russian Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Wellbeing (Rospotrebnadzor) is reporting today (computer translated) on the first imported, or travel-associated Zika...

Health officials in Crimea are reporting two human tularemia cases in the territory of the Saksky area near by village of Dobrusina, according to Ukraine media (computer translated). The two individuals...

In what is the first such case in Europe, the Ministerio de Sanidad, Servicios Sociales e Igualdad in Spain reported on a Zika virus infection in a pregnant woman from Catalonia, according to a health...

The American Red Cross noted in a press release Wednesday that they are closely monitoring the spread of Zika virus. As a precaution, the Red Cross will be working as quickly as possible to implement...

Health officials in the Armenian city of Gyumri are reporting two cases of botulism possibly linked to preserved peppers or home-made aubergine caviar, according to a local media report. According to...