By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Minnesota state health officials reported an increase in sexually transmitted infections in 2019, according to their annual STD surveillance report. While cases of...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Thailand’s health ministry has reported an additional 1700 chikungunya cases in the past month or so, with the total cases now at 5728 year to date from 65 of...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The National Institute of Public Health in Norway is reporting a total of 53 people with confirmed COVID-19 infection on two voyages of the Hurtigruten vessel, MS...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The number of dengue fever cases in Singapore has reached 22,403 through Tuesday, eclipsing the former record of 22,170 seen in 2013. Twenty deaths have been recorded. 1,380...

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...