NewsDesk @bactiman63 South Carolina state health officials along with other state and federal agencies report a mass die-off of wild vultures in Charleston County. Some of these dead vultures tested positive...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Hong Kong health officials reported earlier this month a case of human infection of rat Hepatitis E virus (HEV). The patient is  a 55-year-old man with underlying illnesses. He...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The New Jersey Department of Health in coordination with the Parsippany-Troy Hills Health and Human Services Department is investigating three cases of Legionnaires’ disease in...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Human African Trypanosomiasis (HAT) or sleeping sickness, only occurs in Sub-Saharan Africa where an estimated 60 million people in 36 countries are at risk. According to the World...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Pakistan officials report two more confirmed wild polio cases from North Waziristan, leaving a young boy and a girl paralyzed. Both children are 18-months old and belong to Mir Ali. The...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the suspect monkeypox case reported earlier this week in Buenos Aires, The National Ministry of Health reports that the result of the PCR amplification reaction...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Ministry of Health and Sanitation in Sierra Leone has declared an outbreak of human anthrax in the country after identifying 3 lab confirmed cutaneous anthrax cases in Karene...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 On April 26, we saw the first known human case of H3N8 avian influenza reported in Henan Province, China. Now the Hunan Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention retrospectively...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The ongoing Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has spread out to a new Health Zone with a new confirmed case reported on May 19 in Mama...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Pakistan Polio Eradication Programme reported today on the fourth wild poliovirus case of the year in North Waziristan, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. The 13-month-old boy had an onset...