Since our update on the dengue fever situation in Thailand two weeks ago, the Bureau of Epidemiology, Ministry of Public Health, Thailand has reported an addition five dengue related fatalities, bringing...

Public Health France has reported an additional 387 biologically confirmed and probable dengue fever cases in the past week on Reunion Island. This brings the total since the beginning of the year to 3416...

A major route toward creating effective vaccines against dengue virus and Zika involves the E protein that covers the surface of each viral particle. If we could develop strong antibodies against this...

The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) is warning of the possibility of a severe dengue season in 2018 during Caribbean Mosquito Awareness Week 2018. This is because the pre-conditions of abundant...

The Department of Health on Wednesday said it welcomes the three-man Dengvaxia panel ordered to be created by President Rodrigo R. Duterte. In a press conference on Tuesday, Presidential Spokesperson...

Researchers from the National Institute for Infectious Diseases ‘Lazzaro Spallanzani’, IRCCS, Rome, Italy highlight the possibility of sexual transmission of dengue virus in a man returning from...

Illnesses from mosquito, tick, and flea bites have tripled in the U.S., with more than 640,000 cases reported during the 13 years from 2004 through 2016.  Nine new germs spread by mosquitoes and ticks...

The second most populous country in the world, accounting for nearly one-fifth of the global population, India, is also home to the world’s largest absolute burden of at least 11 major neglected tropical...

Officials with Sante Publique France are reporting a dengue fever epidemic on in the Indian Ocean, according to a recent news release (computer translated). Since the beginning of the year, 193 indigenous...

The CDC Yellow Book says the number of people traveling internationally has continued to grow substantially in the past decade. According to the World Tourism Organization, there were 1.2 billion worldwide...