The outbreak of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection in Riyadh, Saidi Arabia has grown by nineteen cases since Monday, according to the Ministry of Health HERE and HERE. In...

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The number of measles cases in war-torn Iraq has risen this far in 2015 compared to the previous two years, according to an OCHA Humanitarian Crisis Situation Report. The country, which has seen more...

The number of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) cases reported out of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia has spiked since the beginning of the month, with the Ministry of Health reporting two...

Jordanian health officials say that out-of-temperature chickpea hummus is the source of a Shigella outbreak that sickened 80, according to a Al Wakeel News report (computer translated). The tainted hummus...

The number of human cases of the zoonotic infection, brucellosis, has increased in parts of Israel by 83 percent, prompting one physician to call it a “Third world epidemic”. The Jerusalem...

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Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) today sent a letter to Secretary of State John Kerry, requesting information about steps the State Department is taking to combat the deadly outbreak of dengue fever...

The dengue fever outbreak in Yemen, first reported one week ago, has more than doubled in this very short period, according to the latest numbers released by the Supreme Medical Committee in Aden. It...

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Four additional cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) were reported by Korea and five additional cases reported to the World Health Organization (WHO) by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). According...

The destruction of hospitals and the health care system in Yemen as the result of war and conflict has prompted a plea from the Yemeni Health Ministry and a response from the World Health Organization...

In response to newly acquired  Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infections among Filipinos living in Riyadh, the Philippines Embassy is reiterating its previous advisories to Filipinos,...