Singapore environmental officials are on the verge of reporting more than 1000 dengue fever cases for the fifth week in a row, as the numbers continue to mount in the city-state. Between July 5 to 8,...

A new analysis led by researchers at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health found that the number of U.S. prison residents who tested positive for COVID-19 was 5.5 times higher than the general...

The Philippines Department of Health recorded 2,539 additional  COVID-19 cases today, putting the total case for the country above 50,000.  DOH said 617 of the newly reported cases are “late”...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The World Health Organization (WHO) announced today that Maldives and Sri Lanka were verified having eliminated rubella, making them the first two countries in WHO...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The United States his a grim milestone today topping 3 million COVID-19 cases, after reporting an additional 51,000 in the past day. The death toll now stands at...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Japanese encephalitis In a follow-up on the Japanese encephalitis (JE) situation in Taiwan, The Department of Disease Control announced five new confirmed JE cases...

In a follow-up on the dengue fever situation in Monroe County, Florida, health officials reported Tuesday an additional locally acquired dengue fever case in the Florida Keys. This is the 11th case reported...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The South Africa National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) reported an additional 8975 COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, putting the country total over...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Ebola Since our last report on the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak in Equateur province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Friday, the number of total cases...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Department of Health (DOH) in the Philippines reported an additional 2,099 COVID-19 cases today, which include 1258 “fresh” cases and 841 “late”...