By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Ireland Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) is warning the public and poultry owners of avian influenza after at least three cases have been reported in wild birds...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in northern Portugal region of Greater Porto, officials report from October 29 through November 29, 88 registered cases,...

On Thursday, CDC Director Dr. Robert Redfield thanked the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) for all of their work in crafting the COVID-19 vaccine recommendations as interim guidance...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Several foodborne botulism cases reported in Colorado since September 2020 has prompted a health warning from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. Testing...

Background: The People’s Republic of China (P. R. China) has made significant progress on schistosomiasis control. Among the 12 provincial-level administrative divisions (PLADs) with schistosomiasis...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Officials in Tocantins state in central Brazil say their has been 1,582 confirmed dengue fever cases in 2020 to date, an 87 percent decrease from 2019. Last year, 12,051 cases...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 “Super-spreader” events and extensive person-to-person contact propelled an outbreak of hantavirus pulmonary syndrome in a small village in Argentina from 2018-2019,...

Virologists at the Rega Institute at KU Leuven (Belgium) have developed a vaccine candidate against Covid-19 based on the yellow fever vaccine, which as a result also works against yellow fever. Results...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Malaysian health authorities reported two additional human rabies cases in Sarawak province. The first case, the seventh of the year, was a 3-year-old boy with a history of being...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Specialty vaccine company, Valneva SE, announced yesterday its plans to accelerate pediatric development of its Lyme vaccine candidate, VLA15, in collaboration with Pfizer Inc.,...