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The plague outbreak in Madagascar was discussed in Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), Dr Margaret Chan;s address to the Executive Board Monday. The outbreak that included 119...

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The New Mexico Department of Health has confirmed five animal cases of plague in the Santa Fe area since November. Testing by the department’s Scientific Laboratory Division identified the cases in...

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It was a good start for the website, Outbreak News Today, which launched in the Spring of 2014. We covered a great variety of infectious disease and outbreak news–From Ebola to chikungunya to Enterovirus...

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In an update to the Madagascar plague outbreak,  L’Express de Madagascar (computer translated) reports the number of cases have risen to 189, up from 138 on Nov. 25. In addition, the number of...

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As pointed out on this website–HERE and HERE— and on my radio show after reports of a plague outbreak on the island nation of Madagascar recently, that plague is endemic in the country, in...

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The plague outbreak in Madagascar was the topic of the first segment of Sunday’s airing of the Outbreak News This Week Radio Show on 860 AM WGUL in the Tampa Bay area. Show host, Robert Herriman...

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In an article published on the website, MedCity News, author Nicole Oran pens the following–“Quit stressing about Ebola – The bubonic plague is next“. She opens by saying, “OK....

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The number of plague cases and deaths continue to rise in Madagascar as health officials released updated numbers Monday. Prime Minister Kolo Roger, who is also the Minister of Health said in a press...

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PRESS RELEASE Scientists at the University of Liverpool have found that outbreaks of plague in Madagascar are linked to a naturally occurring climate event in the tropical Pacific. The El Niño Southern...

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The Ministry of Health of Madagascar has reported an outbreak of plague that since late August has affected 119 people. According to a World Health Organization report today, the first case, a male from...