By NewsDesk  @bactiman63  Health officials in Maricopa County, Arizona are now reporting 1,091 total human West Nile virus (WNV) cases through November 23 this year. This total accounts for roughly...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63  Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire said at a press conference in Abuja that at least, 30 children are lost to malaria daily in Nigeria, even though data points to the fact...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63  San Diego County health officials reported three new shigella cases associated with an ongoing outbreak, bringing the total to 38 confirmed and three probable cases among people...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Chief Ramona Sutherland of the Constance Lake First Nation near Timmins, Ontario announced Sunday an outbreak of the fungal infection, blastomycosis. Sutherland said four people...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 There has been an increase in human cases of A(H5N6) infections this year, with a bulk of them reported in the second half of the year. This and spread in birds in China and...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 A Legionella outbreak reported in the town of Schijndel, Brabant province in the southern Netherlands has resulted in more than ten illnesses, many requiring hospitalization,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Health officials in Delhi, India recorded some 5,600 dengue fever cases in November, bringing the tally to 7,128 year to date, the most in the national capital in a year since...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In the Volgograd region, the Mantoux test helped identify a rare disease in a 13-year-old adolescent. At school, a Volgograd student underwent a tuberculin test,...

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In a recent article published in the Journal of Medical Case Reports, the authors report the unusual case of a girl diagnosed with Neisseria gonorrhoeae after bathing in a heavily frequented hot pool at...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews According to the executive minister of health, Jens Spahn, the current infection situation represents a “national emergency” that requires a “joint national...