By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews A new study looking across a large body of research finds further evidence for the safety of vaccines that are Food and Drug Administration-approved and routinely...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In north-eastern Nigeria, officials with the Borno State Government reported 491 suspected cases of measles the week ending May 17, bringing the state total for 2021...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews For the second time in a week, a human rabies death has been reported at the Indus Hospital in Karachi. Last week, a 6-year-old boy died from the lethal virus and...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) has been discovered in deer breeding facilities in both Matagorda and Mason counties, according to the Texas Animal Health Commission....

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Ebola The declaration to the end of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak is around the corner–scheduled for June 19. To date, a total of 23 cases have been...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the leptospirosis situation in New Caledonia, the Department of Health and Social Affairs is now reporting 190 cases including 3 deaths through May...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Florida Department of Health in Pasco County today advised residents there has been an increase in mosquito-borne disease activity in areas of Pasco County. Several...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Malaysia Ministry of Health reported a human rabies death in Sarawak, which was confirmed positive on 5 May 2021. The 45-year-old female citizen was living in...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The head of the provincial health division in Ituri Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) reported 15 cases of bubonic plague, including 11 deaths from...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Pakistani media report an additional human rabies death in Karachi Friday night. According to the report, the victim is a six-year-old boy who reported at the Indus...