By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 Health officials in Bangladesh are seeing a rise in dengue fever cases this month with most of the cases from Dhaka, according to BD News 24 report. The number of dengue cases...

In April, Pakistani health officials announced an outbreak of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) in Larkana, Sindh Province. Of the 26,000 people tested since the beginning of the outbreak, 751 have...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The outbreak of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES), or as it’s known locally as Chamki fever, in Muzaffarpur and the adjoining districts in Bihar state of India has grow...

By Robert Herriman  @bactiman63 Elimination of mother to child transmission of HIV and syphilis Sri Lanka health officials report that the country is planning to obtain validation certificate by the...

The New Indian Express reports that the Delhi government is reporting an “acute shortage” of rabies vaccines in  government run hospitals. The shortage is due to a drop in vaccine supplies,...

In a follow-up on the Nipah virus situation in Kerala, India, Union Minister of Health and Family, Dr Harsh Vardhan  stated today, “There have been no new cases of Nipah virus disease”. A...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Three additional wild poliovirus type 1 (WPV1) cases have been reported in the past week in Pakistan (2) and Afghanistan (1), bringing the total to 29 in 2019, according to the...

In a follow-up on the Nipah virus situation in Kerala state, India, Union Minister of Health and Family, Dr Harsh Vardhan is closely monitoring the situation arising out of reported cases of Nipah Virus...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Nearly 20,000 dengue fever cases have been reported in Sri Lanka during the first five months of 2019, according to data from the country’s Epidemiology Unit. From Jan.1...

India health officials have confirmed a Nipah virus case in Kerala state, almost exactly a year after an outbreak sickened 18 and killed 17 in 2018. Reports note that the 23-year-old college student is...