By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Ireland’s Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) reported 36 additional syphilis cases the week ending September 18. 29 cases, or 80 percent were reported...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the canine influenza virus H3N2 (CIV H3N2) outbreak in Los Angeles County, officials report a total of 279 confirmed cases and 120 suspected cases...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Costa Rica Ministry of Health reported 211 COVID-19-related deaths the week ending September 18, a 12.8 percent increase from the week before (187). This is a...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on a report in August, health officials in Osorno confirmed an increase in confirmed cases of psittacosis, which would have originated in agricultural...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews On July 28, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) reported samples collected from pigs in the Dominican...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Tunisia Health Ministry has reported five human rabies deaths as of mid-September this year. This is up from one case reported in 2020. The ministry called on...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews On Wednesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration amended the emergency use authorization (EUA) for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine to allow for use of a single...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Earlier this week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported that they have been notified of 16 confirmed measles cases among Afghan nationals...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews According to the World Health Organization (WHO), on 13 August 2021, five Yellow fever cases tested positive by plaque reduction neutralization test (PRNT) at Intitut...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The World Health Organization (WHO) reported 69 additional suspected monkeypox cases in the past month in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), bringing the...