The Florida Department of Health in Monroe County (DOH-Monroe) reported this week on four additional locally acquired dengue fever cases in the Florida Keys. This brings the total cases to 26. The four...

Oregon health officials are advising the public not to eat onions from Thomson International, Inc., of Bakersfield, California, after 76 people in 13 Oregon counties fell ill with matching strains of Salmonella...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Massachusetts state health officials are reporting the first human case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus infection. The patient is a male under the age of...

By: Candess Zona-Mendola, MakeFoodSafe On August 1, Thomson International Inc. of Bakersfield, California announced its recall of several onion varieties: Red, Yellow, White, and Sweet Yellow Onions shipped...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews UN health officials have reported a locally-acquired yellow fever case and death in French Guiana, in northeastern South America. The case, which was confirmed on...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Philippines had eclipsed the 100,000 COVID-19 case mark over the weekend with a bulk of the latest cases reported in the Metro Manila area. In fact, record-high...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews For the fourth consecutive day, Japan has reported in excess of 1,000 COVID-19 cases as the resurgence of the virus sweeps the island country bringing the total to...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews COVID-19 The Philippines Department of Health (DOH) reported an additional 5,032 COVID-19 cases today, a record-high daily count, putting the country total tally to...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the chikungunya outbreak in Cambodia, the Ministry of Health is now reporting 1,020 cases across 12 provinces. “More than 80 per cent of the...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews COVID-19 The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) in South Africa reported 10,129 new cases today, bringing the country total to 503,290 confirmed...