At least 150 cases of food poisoning has been reported in the Shihabieh area in Karak, Jordan, according to a Jordan Times report Monday. An unspecified number of  patients who presented with symptoms...

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Iraq has launched a polio immunization campaign aiming to protect over four million children under the age of 5 throughout the country against the crippling disease. The four-day campaign, undertaken...

After the absence of a new Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) case in the Saudi kingdom for at least a month, the Ministry of Health (MOH) reports a case in a 72-year-old Riyadh man. In...

Israeli health officials reported three human West Nile virus cases in July, bringing the total number for 2014 to 15, according to a Israel National News report today. Geographically, cases were reported...

A 40-year-old Saudi man, who returned from a Sierra Leone business trip presenting symptoms consistent with a viral hemorrhagic fever, has died today, according to a Saudi Ministry of Health news release...

A Saudi man, who recently returned from a Sierra Leone business trip, presented with symptoms of viral hemorrhagic fever last night at a hospital in Jeddah, according to a Saudi Ministry of Health press...

There has been no fresh case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in the past 25 days, the Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health (MOH) announced. However, health officials continue to take...

On 12 July 2014, the National IHR Focal Point of the Islamic Republic of Iran reported to WHO an additional laboratory-confirmed case of infection with Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV). The...

The Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health reported two new Middle East Respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) cases in individuals from Riyadh and Najran, according to an update yesterday. The details on...

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18 June 2014, Erbil, Iraq – Joint efforts by WHO and UNICEF have resulted in the Kurdistan health authorities agreeing on urgent measures to prevent the spread of polio and other diseases among children...