NewsDesk @bactiman63 An 18-year-old resident of Bærum was admitted to hospital on 6 August with meningococcal meningitis. Rikshospitalet reported on 8 August that he died of the disease. The 18-year-old...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Institute of Public Health of the Republic of North Macedonia reported of a confirmed case of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) in  a 27-year-old woman from the village...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) reports on a Salmonella Senftenberg outbreak affecting more than a dozen countries since August 2022. Through July 12,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 On July 11, Italy notified through the Early Warning and Response System of the Union Union (EWRS) two cases of botulism whose only food in common had been an omelet of packaged potato...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 During the period of January 1 to June 30, 2023, Poland officials reported 12 confirmed trichinosis cases (a parasitic disease)  in the country, a significant difference compared...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 An increase in the incidence of pertussis, or whooping cough in Denmark during the months of May and June 2023 has been reported, according to the Statens Serum Institut. The number...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Highly pathogenic bird flu of the H5N1 type has been confirmed in the animals of four fur farms in southern and central Pohlia that were investigated by the Food Agency. It is the...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 A bird flu infection has been detected in blue foxes in the fur farm in Kausti, Central Ostrobothnia. It is the same highly pathogenic H5N1 virus type that has caused several mass...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) reported Friday that there have been 2 additional asymptomatic human detections of influenza A (H5N1) picked up through the surveillance programme...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 H5N1 avian influenza in cats In an update on the H5N1 avian influenza situation in cats in Poland, as of 13 July 2023, 24 cats and a caracal have tested positive according to the...