By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In an update on the dengue fever epidemic in the Philippines this year, health officials reported an additional 13,327 cases and 40 deaths during the week ending...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Cholera cases have picked up dramatically in Yemen in 2019, in fact, during the first six months of this year, the total cholera cases are more than all of 2018. According...

The World Economic Forum believes pandemics could cause a $570 billion annual loss to the global economy.  Recently, the Leader in Epidemic Risk Modeling, Metabiota, released a free tool for tracking...

By News Desk  @bactiman63 Thailand’s Department of Disease Control (DDC) has officially declared a dengue hemorrhagic fever epidemic this year as there have been 28,785 patients, 43 of whom died, according...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 During the week of May 20, ARS Indian Ocean reported an additional 900 dengue fever cases on Reunion. After the epidemic peak in late April (more than 1,300 reported cases per...

By Robert Herriman   @bactiman63 The number of dengue fever cases in Honduras has exploded in 2019 with the numbers as of May 11 topping the total for all of 2018. Year-to-date, Honduras has reported...

By Robert Herriman  @bactiman63 The number of dengue fever cases remain high on the island of Reunion. Following the emergence of dengue in 2017 and a first wave of epidemic in 2018, a second wave is...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Public Health France is reporting that the number of confirmed dengue fever cases seen in the island of Reunion has reached 10,000 since the beginning of 2019. Officials also...

Health officials in Reunion reported an additional 1322 confirmed dengue fever cases during the week ending April 28. This brings the total cases for the first four months of 2019 to more than 9200. Areas...

In a follow-up on the measles epidemic in Ukraine, health officials are reporting an additional  2,175 cases during the week ending Apr. 27. The new cases were evenly divided between adults and children. Kharkiv,...