By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Researchers in Japan have uncovered the mechanism for how the measles virus can cause subacute sclerosing panencephalitis, or SSPE, a rare but fatal neurological disorder that...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The General Department of Preventive Medicine, Ministry of Health, Viet Nam reported 367,729 dengue cases and 140 deaths (CFR 0.04%) cumulatively in Viet Nam in 2022. Compared to...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Health officials in South Cotabato are reporting a filariasis case in a remote sitio in Koronadal City. The individual in Sitio El Lalam, Barangay Assumption  tested positive of...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Philippines Department of Health released the last Epidemic- prone Disease Case Surveillance (EDCS) report for 2022 today covering from January 1 to December 31 and it shows that...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Thailand Bureau of Epidemiology reported a 61 percent increase in melioidosis cases last year compared to what was reported in 2021. According to disease surveillance data in...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Thailand health officials reported a doubling in chikungunya infections in 2022 compared the the year prior, according to data from the Thailand Bureau of Epidemiology. Officials...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Measles will be very dangerous if complications occur. The impact can cause severe diarrhea to death. Director of Immunization Management of the Ministry of Health Dr. Prima Yosephine,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the South Korean national who contracted Naegleria fowleri in Thailand, the Thailand Office of International Cooperation, Department of Disease Control released...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The top public health official in Thailand is predicting a significant increase in dengue fever in 2023, according to local media. Director-general of the Disease Control Department,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 A  54-year-old man living in Changsha, Hunan province is the latest patient in China who contracted avian influenza A(H5N6). The patient developed symptoms on November 2, 2022....