By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated their travel notice for Nigeria due to an ongoing monkeypox outbreak this week. The federal health agency notes: Since...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Lassa Fever Candidate Vaccine  Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced Tuesday announced it has dosed subjects in a Phase 1, first-in-human clinical trial to evaluate INO-4500,...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 The World Health Organization (WHO) announced Monday that two additional countries have been certified as malaria-free–Algeria and Argentina. Algeria is the second country...

Cryptococcal meningitis causes about one in ten HIV-related deaths, according to a study of autopsies performed in Mozambique and Brazil and coordinated by the Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal),...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 One case of circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2) was reported in week ending on May 5 in Kamonia, Kasai State, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Ministry of Health and Social Services of Namibia officially declared an outbreak of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) on May 6 after reporting a number of cases from...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 Anthrax is suspected in the deaths of several wildlife animals in Zambezi Valley, according to a Sunday News report. Several animals have died including at least eight elephants,...

Through April 30 this year, health officials in Tunisia report a large measles outbreak where more than 3100 suspected cases have been reported to date. In addition, 30 fatalities have been reported,...

Health officials with the prefecture of Mayotte, ARS Indian Ocean and the Directorate of Food, Agriculture and Forestry of Mayotte (DAAF) reminds the public of the importance of prevention measures to...

The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Ministry of Health (MOH) reported Friday (computer translated) that the death toll from the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak has surpassed 1,000 total. Since...