NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Iraq Ministry of Health is now reporting 289 confirmed Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) cases and 52 deaths as of August 11. This is an increase of 16 cases and 3 deaths...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on a report Friday, the Israel Ministry of Health released the following statement on the 36-year-old resident from the Northern District, with no underlying illnesses,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Israeli media are reporting this morning on a fatality due to the “brain-eating amoeba”, Naegleria fowleri, in the northern part of the country. According to the Jerusalem...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) outbreak in Iraq, the Iraqi Ministry of Health announced on Thursday, a high number of infections and deaths from hemorrhagic...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up report on the cholera situation in Iraq,  health ministry officials reported Saturday that the number of cholera cases has passed 300, after 52 new cases were recently...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 According to a tweet by the Israel Ministry of Health last week, two additional clinical cases of leptospirosis have been detected. Following an epidemiological investigation, it...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Ministry of Health announced on Sunday the detection of 21 new confirmed cases of cholera, according to the Iraqi News Agency. The ministry spokesman Saif Al-Badr said that “we...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Iraqi Ministry of Health announced on Thursday that the number of confirmed Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever cases has increased to 225, according to a Iraqi News Agency (INA)...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) outbreak in Iraq this year, the Ministry of Health announced Friday that the total number of hemorrhagic fever cases has...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Lebanon Ministry of Public Health reported today on the first case of monkeypox in a person who returned from abroad. The patient is currently following domestic isolation, and...