By Robert Herriman @infectiousdiseasenews The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) has reported seven confirmed human Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus infections to date. This is the...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews On this weeks episode of Outbreak News Across the Globe, I look at some of the biggest outbreak and infectious disease news stories from six of the 7 continents. In...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews As of August 27, 2019, 215 possible cases have been reported from 25 states, and additional reports of pulmonary illness are under investigation. One death has been...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In this weeks episode of Outbreak News Across the Globe (ONATG), I look at the latest on the measles epidemic in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. In Asia, I talk...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Ebola news has been plenty this week, particularly in the past couple days. First, a 9-year-old girl from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) was diagnosed...

By Robert Herriman  @infectiousdiseasenews In this educational video, I look at the agent of malaria, the parasite of the Plasmodium species. I talk about the life cycle, pathology, and the microscopic...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In this new, hopefully weekly series I’m calling–Outbreak News Across The Globe, I’ll be looking at one big outbreak or infectious disease news story...

In this video, I do a review of the raccoon roundworm, Baylisascaris procyonis. I look at disease in animals and humans, geography, raccoon latrines, diagnosis, treatment and prevention. ...

In this look at the week-in-review for Ebola and the outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, I look at the new cases reported in the 3rd DRC province, South Kivu. In addition, other big news...

Singapore has experienced several dengue epidemics in the past ~20 years and it appears that 2019 is one of those years. In this video, I look at the current situation (surpassing 10,000 cases this week)...