Cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) continue to mount in Saudi Arabia as two new confirmed cases are reported in Riyadh, according to the Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health (MOH) Saturday. Details...

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On 17 October 2014, WHO EURO was notified by the National IHR Focal Point for Turkey of a laboratory-confirmed case of infection with Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV). On 11 October...

The Philippines and Turkey have reported of cases of Muslim pilgrims who recently performed Hajj and returned home with symptoms resembling Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS). In Turkey, just days...

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...