NewsDesk @bactiman63 In EU/EEA countries, 281 cases of diphtheria were confirmed through TESSy from January 2022 to 11 August 2023 (for comparison: an average of 55 cases were reported annually between...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Colombia National Public Health Surveillance System (Sivigila) reports through August 12 this year (Epi Week 32), 67,944 cases of dengue have been reported, including 989 cases...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on non-travel related Cyclospora illnesses in Canada year to date, the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) now reports 299 cases through August 15. Of this total,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 A total of 15,525 cases of measles including 655 deaths have been reported since the first week of 2023 to date in Kasai province, reports the Provincial Health Division (DPS). The...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Malaysian Ministry of Health reported 2,487 additional dengue cases the week ending August 12, bringing the total for the year to 73,680. The 73,680 cases year to date is a 117.3...

The Arkansas Department of Health (ADH) is investigating an outbreak of Shiga toxin-producing E. coli (STEC) infections. Illnesses have been reported among students who attend the University of Arkansas. We...

By: Candess Zona Mendola of MakeFoodSafe.com The NYC Department of Health has announced a new Legionnaires’ disease outbreak of illnesses linked to a building in the Bronx. Two residents of the 10 Richman...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Eight patients are currently being treated for leptospirosis at the Lviv Regional Infectious Disease Hospital, according to a media report. Most of the patients are from Stryi district,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Italian public health authorities have reported four autochthonous dengue fever cases in August (three in Lombardy region and one in Lazio region). 18 total dengue cases have been...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Taiwan Department of Disease Control reported 556 new local cases of dengue fever in Taiwan last week (from August 15th to August 21st this year), which include–471 cases...