By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 Malaysia health officials are reporting a confirmed polio case in a three-month-old boy from Tuaran, Sabah who had a fever followed by a weak limb and was admitted to the intensive...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 Health officials in the city of Lanzhou in Gansu Province in Northwest China are reported dozens of brucellosis cases at a  a veterinary research institute in the city, according...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 The global wild poliovirus type 1 (WPV1) case count increased by one this past week as Afghanistan reported its 22nd case of the year. The latest case was reported from Kandahar...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 Sindh province in Pakistan has been battling a huge outbreak of extensively drug-resistant (XDR) typhoid fever during recent years. More than 11,000 cases have been reported...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 UN health officials are now reporting nearly 3 million dengue fever cases in the Region of the Americas in 2019. According to the latest update, 2,950,824 total cases have...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 Officials with Alberta Health Services have reported a dramatic increase in syphilis cases in recent years with Edmonton accounting for the majority. In 2014, Alberta saw...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Samoa health officials are reporting in a measles update that the there has been 4,460 measles cases  reported to the Disease Surveillance Team, since the outbreak...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The World Health Organization (WHO) reported this week that last year saw more than 140,000 measles-related fatalities across the globe. According to officials, the...

Osivax announced Thursday that it has entered into an agreement with the United States’ National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH),...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In an update on the Samoa measles outbreak, the Ministry of Health confirmed an additional 165 cases and two deaths in the past 24 hours. This brings the outbreak...