By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the pneumonic plague cases reported in China earlier https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Cf6n… , officials in Inner Mongolia, China report a...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The World Health Organization said this week, “The rise in outbreaks this year is a wake-up call for governments, policymakers and researchers to strengthen surveillance...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews It’s been nearly 3 months since I did an update on the vaping illness outbreak and today we see the numbers have far exceeded 2,000 cases in the US. I not only...

A number of reports came out yesterday concerning an Ebola Virus Disease case reported in the landlocked kingdom of Lesotho, which is encircled by South Africa. In this video, I look at these reports,...

Arizona reports the most Valley fever, or coccidioidomycosis cases in the US, accounting for between half and two-thirds of all cases annually. This week, Arizona Governor Doug Ducey signed a proclamation...

The New York Times and other media are reporting on two pneumonic plague cases from Inner Mongolia in northern China that were diagnosed in a Beijing hospital. I take a look at this story and some other...

In response to the suspected sexual transmission of dengue virus in Madrid, Spain, I look at the history and possibility of such a transmission. Whether it be Zika virus sexual transmission or possible...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In this video, I look at four important infectious diseases in Thailand in 2019–Streptococcus suis infections, melioidosis, dengue fever and chikungunya. Ebola:...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In this news video, I take a look at the measles outbreak in Japan. The number of cases is significantly higher than what has been seen in recent years. I also look...

In this video, I look at some of the important infectious disease outbreaks in the most populous country in Africa, Nigeria. The recent yellow fever outbreak in Bauchi State, with the epicenter being...