NewsDesk @bactiman63 Another child in North Waziristan has been paralyzed by wild polio in the 13th case from the district this year. The eight-month-old girl suffering from polio-induced disabilities...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 An 18-month child was paralyzed by wild polio in Lakki Marwat, the Pakistan Polio Laboratory in Islamabad confirmed on Friday. The child had onset of paralysis on 20 June and is...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The National Health Mission, Assam reported this week that the number of Japanese encephalitis (JE) has risen to 238. An additional three fatalities brings the JE death toll to at...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Sri Lanka media reports twelve people had died from rabies during the last 6 months, according to the Health Ministry data. The Director-Public Health Veterinary Service Dr. L.D....

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Chief Minister, Pinarayi Vijayan announced on social media the first case of monkeypox in Kerala state, India (computer translated): Monkeypox has been confirmed in the state. Monkeypox...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 A 21-month-old boy has been paralyzed by wild polio in the 12th case in Pakistan this year. All children are from North Waziristan. The child had onset of paralysis on 18 June and...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The second Sub-National Immunization Days (SNIDs) campaign of the year 2022 reached more than 12.3 million children of under the age of five. The campaign was launched on June 27,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In island nation of Sri Lanka, an severe economic crisis, massive debt described as a “bankrupt country” by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has led to serious repercussions...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Pakistan news source, Pakistan Observer, reports today on two additional fatalities due to the “brain-eating amoeba”, Naegleria fowleri in Karachi. The new cases are...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Anthrax outbreak in wild boars in Athirappilly forest region Several wild boars have died in Kerala’s Athirappilly forest region in the last few days due to an anthrax outbreak,...