The number of dengue fever cases in Sri Lanka are up significantly in 2017, in fact, it is three-and-a-half times more than the average number of cases for the same period between 2010 and 2016. Through...

An outbreak of the mosquito borne viral disease, chikungunya (CHIKV), has struck Bangladesh’s capital of Dhaka, according to officials at the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research...

The number of dengue fever cases in Sri Lanka continue to mount as some 10,000 additional cases have been reported in the past week. Through Wednesday, the country case count has climbed to 89,885, up...

The non-governmental organization, Praja says the following concerning the health situation in the city of Mumbai, India in a newly published “white paper”–Despite its claims of being...

It was has been called the island nation’s worst dengue fever outbreak ever, Sri Lankan health officials are now reporting in excess of 80,000 cases in 2017 through June. The number of fatalities...

Officials with the Sindh health ministry confirmed an additional death due to infection with the “brain-eating amoeba”, Naegleria fowleri on Tuesday, according to multiple media accounts. The...

Sri Lankan military troops have been deployed to destroy mosquito breeding sites in the country as record numbers of dengue fever cases continue to mount. According to a Malay Mail Online report, Troops,...

In April, Pakistani health officials reported the first death due to Naegleria fowleri infection of the year in Tando Allah Yar  in Sindh province. Today, a second fatality was reported in a 55-year-old...

In Maharashtra State in west-central India is reporting an outbreak of H1N1 influenza, resulting in 260 deaths, according to local media. Despite recommendations earlier this year, state authorities...

At least five men from Kodipunjuvalasa of Araku Valley Mandal in Visakhapatnam district in the state of Andhra Pradesh have contracted confirmed cutaneous anthrax, according to Indian media. The five...