By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Japan health officials continue reporting a decrease in COVID-19 cases as some 2,200 cases were reported today, falling below 3,000 for the first time in two months. “The...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Vietnamese Ministry of Health reported 8,681 COVID-19 cases Monday, including 5,171 cases in Ho Chi Minh City. The average number of new infections in the country...

By Teddy Cambosa Philippine health authorities have now added four more countries to their list of destinations who have the ‘red alert’ classification of travel restrictions in line with the ongoing...

By Teddy Cambosa Following Vietnam president Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s departure for a presidential visit to Cuba, the country has approved the use of the Abdala vaccine, developed by Cuba’s Center for Genetic...

By Teddy Cambosa Following a mad cow outbreak in Brazil, the Department of Agriculture in the Philippines has imposed a temporary ban on beef imports coming from Brazil. In their latest Memorandum Order...

By Teddy Cambosa The Archdiocese of Manila has announced that the Congregation of the Religious of the Virgin Mary located in Quezon City, Metro Manila had a COVID-19 outbreak, which infected 130 people...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The number of COVID-19 cases reported in Tokyo Saturday was 862, the third consecutive day with less than 1,000 cases in the mega-city and the fifth time in September. Tokyo...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Bohol Island, located in the Central Visayas region of the Philippines has recorded a dramatic decrease in dengue fever cases thus far in 2021, according to the Provincial...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Officials with the Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) report monitoring an additional human case of avian influenza A(H5N6) in mainland China. The case...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in Negros Oriental province in the Central Visayas region of the Philippines are reporting a significant increase in dengue fever so far in 2021. As...