By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Syphilis was a major issue in Japan until shortly after the end of World War II, but the total reported cases declined to several hundred annually until 2011, when a rebound...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Health officials in Kyrgyzstan are reporting 28 foodborne botulism cases through Oct. 2020, prompting a warning for the public. Of the 28 cases, 19 were reported in the Osh region. In...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Malaysia health officials reported today on one additional human rabies case in Sarawak province. The victim is a 16-year-old girl who was admitted to Sarawak General Hospital...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In the aftermath of recent typhoons that have hammered the Philippines, the Department of Health (DOH) is on heightened surveillance and warned the public against possible outbreak...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Poultry outbreaks Last Saturday, Dr Vilayphone Vorraphim, Director General of the Department of Livestock and Fisheries with the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry in Vientiane,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 According to a report in the Bhutanese news source, Kuensel, a three-year-old girl from Lamjumsa village of Norbugang (Chengmari) gewog in Samtse died of rabies infection on...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Cambodian government this month made a commitment to eliminating Plasmodium falciparum (the deadliest strain of malaria and drug resistant)  within the next few months,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 On Friday, U.S. Ambassador to Laos Dr. Peter M. Haymond presented 50,000 malaria diagnostic kits to Vice Minister of Health Dr. Bounfeng Phoummalaisith at a ceremony in Vientiane. These rapid...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 For the first time in a year and a half, a confirmed human case of avian influenza A(H5N1) has been reported. The case involves a one-year-old girl from Salavan, aka Saravane...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Health officials in the Philippines are cautioning the public about a possible spike in coronavirus cases after the country experienced an onslaught of storms in recent week,...