By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Public Health England (PHE) reports identifying up to 6 cases of the Variant of Concern first identified in Manaus, Brazil (P.1) have been detected in the UK. Officials say...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Officials in the southeastern Ukraine city of Melitopol are reporting the first human case of dirofilariasis this past January. The individual was confirmed as having dirofilariasis...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Swedish Public Health Agency is reporting a nationwide Salmonella outbreak. Twelve cases of Salmonella Enteritidis disease have been linked using whole genome sequencing...

The Finland Ministry of Social Affairs and Health announced this week the amendments to the Communicable Diseases Act have been approved, which allows local and regional authorities to take proactive and...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The United Kingdom government updated the latest guidance this week concerning the ongoing national lockdown in England due to the COVID-19 (more than 4.1 million cases/120K...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Norwegian Institute of Public Health, aka Folkehelseinstituttet (FHI), announced a new variant that has similarities with both the English, South African and Brazilian virus...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Finland Institute for Health and Welfare reports over the past four weeks, the number of COVID-19 cases have remained at the same relatively high level across Finland. About...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Scottish government are reminding bird keepers to maximize biosecurity and keep their flocks housed after avian influenza (H5N1) was confirmed in a flock of approximately...

On Sunday night, Norwegian health officials report receiving  the first delivery of vaccines from Astra Zeneca, The shipment included 21,600 vaccine doses. Officials say first doses will be given to...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The first 28,800 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine from Oxford University / AstraZeneca were delivered tonight to BulBio’s warehouse. “This is the third type...