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,...

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The World Health Organization (WHO) released details on the latest cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection reported from four countries: South Korea, Saudi Arabia,...

In the United Arab Emirates (UAE), a 29 year old male truck driver has tested positive for Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus ( MERS-CoV), following the detection of the virus from the camels...

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For the first time in nearly a year,  the National IHR Focal Point for the Islamic Republic of Iran has reported to the World Health Organization (WHO) a case of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus...