The Turkey Ministry of Health (MOH) has reported the first Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) fatality in a citizen who recently returned from Saudi Arabia, according to a Posta.com report (computer...

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Ebola is not the only viral disease outbreak occurring in the world right now that has the distinct chance of arriving at an airport near you. The Middle East Respiratory syndrome (MERS) outbreak continues...

For the first time since last November, Qatar has reported a Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) case in a 71-year-old man, according to a report in The Peninsula. According to the...

The number of new wild poliovirus 1 (WPV1) cases reported in Pakistan continue to climb as 13 additional people were confirmed with the serious viral infection. According to the Global Polio Eradication...

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The National IHR Focal Point of Saudi Arabia notified the World Health Organization (WHO) of 11 confirmed cases, including 2 deaths of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in September. The...

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In a follow-up to a report 2 weeks ago concerning the tragic death of 15 Syrian children during a measles immunization campaign, the World Health Organization (WHO) released a statement on the interim...

With the annual Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia, among the largest mass gatherings in the world, commencing the first week of October, the World Health Organization (WHO) published a short 1:45...

On Thursday, the Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health (MOH) reported an additional 19 historical (old) cases of MERS-CoV, as part of an ongoing review of patient data. This follows the update from June where...

“UNICEF and WHO have been shocked and saddened to learn of the deaths of at least 15 young children in Idlib, Syria. The deaths of the children occurred in areas where a measles immunization campaign...

The Saudi Ministry of Health (MOH) has reported two new cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in patients from Riyadh and Taif, according to a MOH news release today. Both patients...