Two Delhi, India government hospitals have reported a dozen diphtheria deaths in children over the past two weeks, according to a local media report. Eleven children have died in the North Delhi Municipal...

Officials in Delhi, India are reporting 48 scrub typhus cases treated in four large hospitals in Delhi (Safdarjung hospital, Sir Ganga Ram hospital, Moolchand Medicity and All India Institute of Medical...

Countries in WHO South-East Asia resolved to accelerate efforts to control dengue which threatens nearly 1.3 billion people with frequent and largescale outbreaks, and control malaria, that continues to...

Kerala state health officials issued a health advisory recently due to rising leptospirosis cases and deths in the southern state. Health minister KK Shailaja said there are 123 suspected leptospirosis...

Modeling Dynamics and Prediction of Infectious Diseases is the first international workshop organized jointly by researchers at USA and Indian Institutions. It will be organized at the Sri Sathya Sai Institute...

In a follow-up on the Nipah virus (NiV) outbreak in Kerala State, India, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported Tuesday that no new cases or deaths have been reported since 1 June 2018 and, as of...

Death due to cardiovascular disease is on the rise in India, causing more than one quarter of all deaths in the country in 2015 and affecting rural populations and young adults the most, suggests a study...

The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) has confirmed a case of cholera (V. cholerae O1 Ogawa, CTX+) in a passenger’s stool sample who traveled on Korean Air flight KE656, which...

The BC Centre for Disease Control (BCCDC) has issued a measles alert after a case was reported who travelled from India to Vancouver, B.C. on recent China Southern flights. Flight information: China...

The Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Shri J P Nadda today reviewed the ground situation with the Health Minister of Kerala and took stock of the public health measures in the affected areas. On directions...