Brazil health officials are saying that at this time, there is no confirmed record of urban yellow fever in the country.  This comes as authorities investigate case of yellow fever in São Bernardo...

In a follow-up to a report on the measles outbreak in Ukraine,  the Ministry of Health of Ukraine (computer translated) puts the outbreak case tally at 3,554 in January– 1,165 adults and 2,389...

Health officials in England are advising parents to be aware of the signs and symptoms of scarlet fever upon reporting substantial increases of the bacterial illness across the country. The latest Health...

The bug best known for cruise ship outbreaks has infiltrated the PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games, prompting the sidelining of some 1,200 private security staff, according to the Korea Times. Olympic...

A 48-year-old Swiss male farm worker tested positive for swine influenza A(H1N1)v virus, the World Health Organization (WHO) reports. On Dec. 20, 2017, he presented with mild acute respiratory symptoms...

In a follow-up on the Lassa fever outbreak in Benin, health officials put the outbreak case tally at 21, plus eight deaths since Jan. 8. The cases are reported from four departments: Alibori (2 cases,...

The Cambodia Ministry of Health has reported a spike in dengue fever cases in the first three weeks of the year, compared to the same period in 2017. During the first three weeks of January, there were...

People who believe Princess Diana was murdered or that John F. Kennedy’s assassination was an elaborate plot are more likely to think that vaccines are unsafe, despite scientific evidence to the...

A hepatitis A outbreak has been recorded in the Karaganda region of central Kazakhstan. According to the chairman of the Public Health Protection Committee of the Ministry of Health of the Republic...

On Friday, Philippines health officials released the results of the investigation of the initial 14 deaths of children given Dengvaxia. Since December 2017, under the new Department of Health (DOH) administration,...