NewsDesk @bactiman63 Officials are reporting four cases of psittacosis, or “parrot fever” in the town of Rafaela in Santa Fe province. All of the patients are hospitalized for bilateral pneumonia...

By: Candess Zona Mendola of MakeFoodSafe.com The CDC announced a cluster of eye infections potentially linked to an over-the-counter eyedrops product under the brand EzriCare. As of January 20, 50 people...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the diphtheria outbreak in Nigeria, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (NCDC) reports 111 confirmed cases since last May 2022, with 89 of the...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) announced seeing a significant decrease of Human African Trypanosomiasis (HAT), aka sleeping sickness today. “ … This government...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Bolivia Ministry of Health and Sports reported Sunday an additional 353 dengue fever cases, bringing the country total for the year at 2,221. The department of Santa Cruz tops...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (NCDC) reported an additional 77 confirmed Lassa fever cases the week ending January 15, bringing the cumulative confirmed cases...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Bangladesh Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Zahid Maleque, announced that Nipah virus cases in the country have risen to eight, including five fatalities, according to a...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Health officials in Bolivia reported 228 new dengue fever cases Saturday, bringing the cumulative total for the year to 1,856. The department of Santa Cruz is the one with the highest...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Researchers in Japan have uncovered the mechanism for how the measles virus can cause subacute sclerosing panencephalitis, or SSPE, a rare but fatal neurological disorder that...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The General Department of Preventive Medicine, Ministry of Health, Viet Nam reported 367,729 dengue cases and 140 deaths (CFR 0.04%) cumulatively in Viet Nam in 2022. Compared to...