The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a travel notice today for the central African country of Chad because of a cholera outbreak that started in mid-August. The Ministry of Health...

The Sultan of Sokoto, His Eminence, Sa’ad Abubakar lll is assuring parents and caregivers across Nigeria, not to link the outbreak of the Monkey pox to immunization against vaccine-preventable diseases...

Yesterday we reported on cases of lethal Marburg virus in Eastern Uganda. Today, the World Health Organization (WHO) published the following news release offering additional details: WHO is working to...

The number of wild poliovirus (WPV) cases reported in 2017 remains down compared to last year, particularly in Pakistan where only five wild poliovirus type 1 (WPV1) cases have been reported year-to-date,...

Louisiana state health officials report investigating an outbreak of Salmonella poisoning possibly associated with a local fundraiser held on Monday, in Caldwell Parish. The fundraiser was supported...

In a follow-up to a report less than two weeks ago, the provincial health department of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province in Pakistan has reported a cumulative total of 74,820 cases of suspected dengue fever...

Health officials in Uganda are reporting two Marburg virus fatalities in Kween District in the eastern part of the country. According to a post by the Uganda Virus Research Institute: Uganda Virus Research...

The nationwide Salmonella outbreak linked to frozen raw breaded chicken products total has grown and expanded to additional provinces, according Canadian health officials. The Salmonella Enteritidis...

British health officials are reporting an increased number of Legionnaire’s disease cases in travelers to Palmanova, in Mallorca, Spain. During the past month, 17 British travelers have returned...

In a follow-up to the plague situation in Madagascar, the Ministry of Health reported today (computer translated) that the new case count is now up to 878 nationwide, including 80 deaths. Plague is...