NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare reported Tuesday the first Omicron variant in a man in his 30s who traveled to Tokyo from Namibia. The individual is identified as a Namibian...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The National Institute for Public Health and the Environment in the Netherlands (RIVM) report that Friday, 624 passengers returning from South Africa were tested for the coronavirus...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63  The new coronavirus variant Omicron (B.1.1.529) observed in southern Africa is causing changes in health security measures at border crossing points. The changes are effective...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Israeli health ministry reported the detection of the first case of the new coronavirus variant B.1.1.529 detected in South Africa in a traveler from Malawi. In addition,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63  Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire said at a press conference in Abuja that at least, 30 children are lost to malaria daily in Nigeria, even though data points to the fact...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH) this week, researchers working in Uganda found COVID-19...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Maryland state health officials reported Tuesday a single confirmed case of monkeypox virus infection in a Maryland resident who recently returned from Nigeria. The...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 A cholera outbreak is ongoing in Agouégan village, Agouégan health area (HA) located in the Lacs district in Togo, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). The index...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews From our last report on the monkeypox situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in September, 172 additional suspected cases have been reported (The...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Nigerian health authorities reported 78 additional suspected cholera cases from six states the week ending November 7, bringing the total cases for the year to 100,057. Borno...