In a follow-up to a report on the measles outbreak in Uganda, UN health officials say the country has reported 552 and one death since the outbreak was declared April 8. The case breakdown shows 309...

The Uganda Ministry of Health has reported a measles outbreak in the districts of Kampala and Wakiso, according to Prof. Anthony Mbonye, acting Director of Health Services. All the 5 divisions of...

The 9th session of the Uganda Onchocerciasis Elimination Expert Advisory Committee in Kampala last week revealed some good news concerning the battle against river blindness, or onchocerciasis. Health...

The large outbreak of typhoid fever that has stricken some 12,000 people in Uganda has prompted the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to issue a travel notice for those going to the East...

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In a follow-up to earlier reports on the Uganda typhoid outbreak, the World Health Organization (WHO) via the Uganda Ministry of Health put the outbreak near 2,000 cases since it’s genesis in Kampala...

As of yesterday, more than 500 people were confirmed admitted to designated treatment centres after being diagnosed with typhoid, the Health Ministry reports. The source of the bacterial outbreak is...

The Uganda Health Ministry has reported at least two deaths associated to the typhoid outbreak in three Central Uganda districts, according to a Coast Week report. Of the 142 suspect typhoid cases reported...

UPDATE: WHO Statement on Marburg Virus Disease in Uganda on Nov. 13. It’s been 42 days since since a Kampala health care worker contracted and died from the Ebola “cousin”, Marburg Virus...

All suspected cases of Marburg Virus Disease (MVD) in Uganda have tested negative and those held in isolation have been released, according to Uganda’s Director General of Health Services, Jane...

In a follow-up to the Marburg Virus Disease (MVD) situation in Uganda, health officials are reporting no new cases have been detected to date. This follows on the heels of the Marburg virus death of Ugandan...