Afghanistan, one of the three remaining polio endemic countries on the planet, has reported it’s first case of wild poliovirus type 1 (WPV1) of the year in Hilmand province. In 2014, Afghanistan...

The India Ministry of Health released their provisional data on vector borne diseases for 2014 Friday and it shows that there were 535 deaths due to malaria last year. Tripura and Meghalaya States saw...

In what is the worst H1N1 influenza outbreak in India since the 2009-2010 pandemic, Indian health officials now the death toll at 926 nationwide during the past 11 weeks. Shri Jagat Prakash Nadda, Union...

The H1N1 influenza, or swine flu has been taking a harsh toll on India this season as more than 13,600 cases have been reported nationwide resulting in 812 deaths, according to the Indian the Health Ministry. The...

Some 65 people in Jammu and Kashmir State have been stricken with typhoid fever in the Rajouri district with local officials blaming the outbreak on contaminated drinking water, according to Greater...

Although not laboratory confirmed yet, health officials in Wayanad district in Kerala state, India say that a recent death in a resident may be the 3rd case suspected monkey fever, or Kyasanur Forest...

While the seasonal influenza strain, H3N2,  is hitting the United States hard this season, across the globe, India is battling the H1N1 strain, or the “swine flu”. According to a BBC report...

A case of wild poliovirus-1 (WPV-1) in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan is the first recorded for 2015, according to the Global Polio Eradication Initiative. The individual had onset of paralysis on January...

A man who died from excessive bleeding Wednesday has tested negative for Ebola virus, according to the India Ministry of Health. The 35-year-old man was referred to AIIMS in Delhi by a private hospital...

After reporting 32,063 cases dengue fever cases in 2013, The Sri Lanka Communicable Diseases Unit stated that 46,584 cases were reported in 2014, an increase of 14,521 cases. Of the more than 46,000...