NewsDesk @bactiman63 Taiwan health officials reported today on the first local confirmed case of typhoid fever in the country this year. The case is a male in his 30s from  northern Taiwan who has developed...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Hong Kong health officials reported today they were closely monitoring a human case of avian influenza A(H5N6) in the Mainland. The case is a 27-year-old female living in Dazhou,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Taiwan Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced Tuesday there were 469 new local cases of dengue fever in Taiwan last week (from August 8 to August 14, 2023)–this...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 China news source, Global Times tweeted the following on Sunday: Two more cases of bubonic plague were reported in North China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region on Sunday,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The incidence of measles is on the rise in Kazakhstan. More than 3,000 cases have been registered this year. Cases of measles are registered in all regions of the country. The city...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is advising the public to be aware of and take precautions against mosquito-borne infections when traveling abroad. Recently,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Dengue In late May, Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health announced the number of dengue fever cases this year could reach a 3-year high. Thailand has witnessed a staggering...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Dengue Malaysia health officials reported 2,427 dengue fever cases during the last week of July, bringing the cumulative total for the year to  68,651. This is a 120.6 percent increase...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever (CCHF) situation in Afghanistan this year, officials report 806 cumulative cases and 86 deaths (10.67% CFR) through August 5. The...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the Naegleria fowleri case recently reported in Taiwan, the Taiwan Centers for Disease Control and Prevention invited relevant experts and local government health...