By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Democratic Republic of the Congo Since the beginning of the epidemic in August 2018, the cumulative number of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) cases is 2,148, 2,054 confirmed and 94...

By Robert Herriman   @bactiman63 Last week, the Norwegian Institute of Public Health reported (computer translated) a Campylobacter outbreak in Askøy, Hordaland county, Norway. Some 2,000 people have...

For the first time, a new vaccine provided complete protection against three types of equine encephalitic viruses in nonhuman primates, according to a new study published in the journal Science Translational...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the Uganda Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) situation, the Health Ministry is now battling rumors and fake news of EVD cases in other areas of the country. In a notice...

By News Desk  @bactiman63 Thailand’s Department of Disease Control (DDC) has officially declared a dengue hemorrhagic fever epidemic this year as there have been 28,785 patients, 43 of whom died, according...

For the third time on Friday, the Emergency Committee met to hash out whether the Ebola Virus Disease outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) met the criteria for being declared a public...

Since the beginning of 2018, Florida state health officials have reported 2014 hepatitis A outbreak cases, including 1466 in 2019 alone. 21 fatalities have been seen as of May 31. Since the beginning...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning yesterday concerning the potential risks of Fecal Microbiota for Transplantation (FMT) following the death of a patient. Two immunocompromised...

In a follow-up on the Ebola situation in Uganda, the country’s Ministry of Health has registered three confirmed Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) cases, in which two have died. Teams from the Ministry...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 Malaysia health officials are reporting an additional human rabies case in a 61-year-old woman from Pending, Kuching, Sarawak. The case has a history of a bite from a stray...