By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Dengue in Delhi A woman from south Delhi has succumbed to dengue, the first fatality due to the vector-borne disease reported in the national capital this year, as the number...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Nipah antibodies detected in bat samples: Kerala government Kerala health minister Veena George on Wednesday said the antibodies against the Nipah virus were found in samples...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Kerala state, India Health Minister Veena George announced Saturday Kozhikode district can now said to be free of Nipah virus infection as no new case has been reported in the...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the dengue outbreak in Pakistan, health officials in Punjab province in eastern Pakistan report dengue fever cases are rising at an alarming rate. Today, provincial...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the Zika situation in Kerala state, India, the World Health Organization (WHO) published additional details Thursday in a Disease Outbreak News release: On...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In Bangladesh, the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) in Dhaka reported an additional 211 new dengue fever patients in the past 24 hours. This puts the outbreak total...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 According to data from the Sindh Blood Transfusion Authority (SBTA), 5.28 percent of blood donors in the province were positive to one or more of the infectious diseases tested. Blood...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Officials in Pakistan are reporting a continued increase in dengue fever cases, with the numbers in the thousands, and experts warn the next coming weeks will be critical. The...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews No country has reported more human Nipah virus cases in the past two decades than Bangladesh, which the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR)...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Bangladesh At least 208 patients were hospitalized in 24 hours preceding 8:00 am today, of whom 35 are from outside Dhaka, according to the Directorate General of...