The number of measles cases in the current Minnesota outbreak has risen to 29 cases, as five additional cases were reported today, according to the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH). Hennepin County...

The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health reported increased scarlet fever activity in March 2017 as compared with that in February.  249 cases of scarlet fever were...

In a follow-up on the meningitis outbreak in Nigeria which started in December 2016, the Nigerian CDC reports 9,646 suspected cases, of which 277 (2.9%) were laboratory confirmed. Nearly 9 percent, or...

In our continuous monitoring of the measles outbreak in Hennepin County, Minnesota, state health officials reported three additional confirmed cases today, bringing the total to 24. All the cases are...

In a follow-up on the measles outbreak in Italy, the number of cases has increased by 136 since our last report, bringing the total to 1739 cases since the beginning of the year, according to Italian health...

After reporting more than 200,000 dengue fever cases the past two years, and more than 1000 dengue related fatalities in 2016 in the Philippines, early 2017 data shows that the dengue case tally is down...

Health officials in Sinoe County, Liberia announced the investigation into the “mysterious deaths” of at least six people, including students, in the port city of Greenville, according to...

Scientists and physicians at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, working with colleagues at the U.S. Navy Medical Research Center – Biological Defense Research Directorate (NMRC-BDRD),...

In a follow-up on the measles outbreak in Hennepin County, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) reported one additional confirmed measles case, bringing the total to 21. All of the cases are Somali...

The Health and Family Planning Commission of Jilin Province reported the first human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) in 2017. Health officials say the 34-year-old male patient from Tonghua City has...