Rabies is an acute viral infection that is transmitted to humans or other mammals usually through the saliva from a bite of an infected animal. It is also rarely contracted through breaks in the skin or...

Rabies is a topic we report on on the website often and have discussed on the podcast several times. Last May, we reported on a human rabies death in a Virginia resident who traveled overseas, where...

In a follow-up on report from last May, a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) published this week gave some more details of the rabies death...

A five-year-old boy died Saturday in a Santo Domingo hospital from rabies, the fourth such case of the year in the Dominican Republic, according to a El Comercio report (computer translated). The child,...

A black bear found dead in Hyde County has tested positive for rabies — the first known case of a rabies positive black bear in the state, according to the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission. Johnny...

The Vermont Departments of Fish & Wildlife and Health report the bobcat that bit two women yesterday in Hartford, VT, and a third person the day before has tested positive for rabies.  All of the...

In a follow-up on the two most recent suspected human rabies cases in Sarawak province, Malaysia, the Ministry of Health (MOH) reports that on December 10, 2018, laboratory tests on samples from both cases...

Malaysia health officials report two (2) new cases of rabies suspected in humans in Sarawak. A suspect is still in the treatment and observation of a medical specialist at the Sarawak General Hospital...

In a follow-up on a human rabies case reported in late November in Sarawak, Malaysia, health officials say the 21-year-old man from Kuching died Tuesday from Rabies Encephalomyelitis at Sarawak General...

Health officials in Yangon, Myanmar are reporting a rising number of dog bites recently, over 1300 in October and an average of 60 a day in November, and of course the major concern is rabies. According...