In a follow-up on the diphtheria outbreak in Vietnam, according to a report by the Department of Health, in the four Central Highlands provinces: Dak Lak, Dak Nong, Gia Lai and Kom Tum, as of July 22,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Scenarios for the spread of COVID-19 The Swedish Public Health Agency has developed scenarios for what the spread of COVID-19 in Sweden could look like in the coming...

Brazil’s Ministry of Health recorded 20,257 COVID-19 cases Monday, bringing the total to 2,118,646 confirmed cases of the disease. Officials also report that more than 1.4 million people have recovered...

The World Health Organization (WHO) was told of one human case of infection with a swine influenza A(H1N1)v virus from Germany on 3 July. Details include the infection was detected in a 2-year old male...

In a follow-up on the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak in Equateur province in western Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), UN health officials report three more confirmed Ebola infections, bringing...

The Vietnam Ministry of Health reported recently that since the beginning of the year, the country has recorded 10,745 cases of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) in 63 provinces and cities, including...

The Philippines Department of Health (DOH), with support from the World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), is resuming its Sabayang Patak Kontra Polio campaign...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Bolivia Ministry of Health recorded a record 2,036 COVID-19 cases Saturday, bringing the total in the country to 58,138. La Paz registered 713 new infections,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Philippines Department of Health (DOH) reported 2,241 new COVID-19 infections Sunday, raising the overall tally to 67,456. 1,625 of the new cases were reported...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The World Health Organization (WHO) African Region tweeted Friday: The latest Situation Report from the 11th Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak in Mbandaka, Équateur Province...