By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In an update on the COVID-19 outbreak in Iran, the Head of Public Relations and Information Center of the Ministry of Health said the case count has risen to 66. Dr....

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Israeli health officials have reported (computer translated) the first COVID-19 case in a repatriated passenger from the Diamond Princess cruise ship that was quarantined...

The official news agency of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Emirates News Agency reported two additional COVID-19 cases in a husband and wife visitors from Iran. The couple are ages 70 and 64 and the...

In a follow-up on the situation in Iran, Iran Ministry of Health reported 10 new positive COVID-19 cases with 1 new death. This brings the total numbers to 28 cases with 5 death to date. The breakdown...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Iranian health officials reported (computer translated) an additional 13 COVID-19 cases and two deaths today. According to Dr. Kianoush Jahanpour, “Of the 13...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the COVID-19 situation in Iran, Iranian health officials reported (computer translated) three additional coronavirus cases, bringing the total to...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Iranian health officials reported earlier today of the first two COVID-19 cases in the country in the city of Qom. They later confirmed that both the patients died,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews UAE According to a United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of Health & Prevention Facebook post yesterday, they announced today two new cases of coronavirus, bringing...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) reported an additional two (2) laboratory-confirmed cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV)...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews First it was cholera, then diphtheria, now it appears the latest infectious disease epidemic to hit war-stricken Yemen is dengue fever. In a recent Save the Children...