The Department of Health (DOH) announced that as of August 24, 2017, there has been NO confirmed human case due to Influenza A H5N6. Since the Department of Agriculture’s (DA) declaration of the bird...

Thailand health officials are advising people not to wade in water as the run the risk of the serious bacterial infection, melioidosis. According to the Thai Bureau of Epidemiology (computer translated),...

In mid August, Belize health officials reported investigating at least 10 cases of ciguatera food poisoning. The investigation into these cases has linked and identified that the fish consumed was barracuda bought...

In May, health officials reported two imported cases of  Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) in Senegal imported from Mauritania. A third imported case was reported in June. On Aug 24, the Mauritania...

Current status The number of cholera cases are dropping in Yemen, with the weekly number of reported new cases declining by one third since June. Despite this good news, there are still many cases reported...

Sporadic cases of the bacterial disease, anthrax, is responsible for the deaths of three animals at the Karingani Game Reserve in southwestern Mozambique, according to Dr Américo Da Conceicao, National...

Vietnam has reported a large increase in dengue fever cases in 2017. As of last week, more than 90,000 cases have been reported, including two dozen deaths. The case count is up more than 60 percent...

With gonorrhea infections continuing to climb, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) recently sent an alert to healthcare providers across the state encouraging them to promote prevention, testing and...

A 10-year-old Iraqi girl who arrived in Romania in July has become the 33rd measles fatality in the country since 2016, according to a local media account (computer translated). The National Center...

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has declared an end to the measles outbreak of spring and summer 2017 today, with the last case identified on July 13. The outbreak that eventually sickened...