Dengue fever The most current information of the dengue situation in Thailand shows that since the beginning of the year through Oct. 15, a total of 66,372 cases were reported from 77 provinces, including...

The Vietnam Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development in coordination with Lao Cai People’s Committee and international organizations co-organized the conference “Rabies...

A novel vaccine designed to protect people from both Lassa fever and rabies showed promise in preclinical testing, according to new research published in Nature Communications. The investigational vaccine,...

A little over a month ago I did a podcast with today’s guest on various infectious disease topics from her book Gompfs ID pearls and because it was so well received and the fact that we really just...

In 2018 to date, South African health officials have reported 13 human rabies cases–seven cases were from KwaZulu-Natal Province and six from the Eastern Cape Province. In addition, two other cases from...

Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) officials are trying to find out whether anyone was exposed to a pair of rabid bats that were left by an unidentified woman last week at a veterinary facility in St....

The Florida Department of Health in Brevard County (DOH-Brevard) issued a rabies alert for the Friday Road, Fleetwood Place area in Cocoa. This is in response to a stray cat that tested positive on...

The Philippines Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced last week the recall of all rabies vaccine manufactured by Changchun Changsheng Life Sciences Ltd from Jilin province. The FDA notes: The...

Here are the top five posts on Outbreak News Today for the week Sept 1 through Sept 7: 5. Myanmar rabies: 18 deaths recorded at Yangon hospital The Yangon General Hospital in Myanmar reported 18 human...

Officials with the Thailand Disease Control Department reported this week an additional human rabies fatality, the 16th case this year. The case is a 50-year-old Tak woman who was apparently bitten...