Sri Lanka’s dengue epidemic has gone over the 100,000 cases mark with the health ministry putting the tally at 101,698 as of today. This is more than 4-times higher than the average number of...

As the number of dengue fever cases in Sri Lanka barrels toward 100,000 cases in 2017 to date, the country will be getting help in the battle against the potentially deadly mosquito borne viral disease...

The Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) reported today that it was an outbreak of measles that hospitalized more than 100 kids, killing nine in Tripura Para, Sitakunda, according...

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,...