NewsDesk @bactiman63 The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has confirmed the presence of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reported 254 confirmed measles cases in January 2022 from 16 states. The age group of 9 – 59 months accounted for 180 (70.9%)...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Ministère de la Santé et de l’Hygiène publique in Togo has reported a Lassa fever death in the northern part of  the country. “A case of Lassa virus disease was confirmed...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Capiz Epidemiological Surveillance and Response Unit (CESRU) of the Provincial Health Office reports 60 cases of Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) through Friday, according...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Chagas disease is also known as “American Trypanosomiasis.” It’s caused by a blood parasite called Trypanosoma cruzi, which is transmitted by kissing bugs. Chagas disease affects...