Mike Coston is the Owner/Editor of Avian Flu Diary Roughly six weeks ago, after a relatively quiet July and August, we began to see a slow uptick in the number of MERS-CoV infections being reported out...

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The Turkey Ministry of Health (MOH) has reported the first Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) fatality in a citizen who recently returned from Saudi Arabia, according to a Posta.com report (computer...

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In a follow-up to a report yesterday, the man who was admitted and isolated at Clear Lake Regional Medical Center in Webster, TX, tested negative for the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV),...

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Ebola is not the only viral disease outbreak occurring in the world right now that has the distinct chance of arriving at an airport near you. The Middle East Respiratory syndrome (MERS) outbreak continues...

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A man in Texas is being tested and monitored for an outbreak virus found overseas, but it’s not Ebola. Health officials at Clear Lake Regional Medical Center in Webster, TX say they are treating...

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For the first time since last November, Qatar has reported a Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) case in a 71-year-old man, according to a report in The Peninsula. According to the...

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The National IHR Focal Point of Saudi Arabia notified the World Health Organization (WHO) of 11 confirmed cases, including 2 deaths of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in September. The...

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In a follow-up to a report Tuesday, the World Health Organization (WHO) released details of the laboratory confirmed case of Middle-East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection diagnosed...

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Austria has reported it’s first case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) in a female Saudi Arabia citizen, according to a Bundesministerium für Gesundheit report (computer translated). The...

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There has been no fresh case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in the past 25 days, the Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health (MOH) announced. However, health officials continue to take...