NewsDesk @bactiman63 According to a report in the Tehran-based, Iran Front Page, 60 people have tested positive for Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF), including three deaths.   Crimean-Congo...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 An imported case of falciparum malaria has bee reported in the city of Tabriz in northwestern Iran, according to a laboratorian at the Comprehensive Health Lab of Tabriz. In a...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Iranian health officials have reported a significant increase in Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever (CCHF) cases in deaths in 2022 compared to recent years. Since March, Iran reported...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 According to the Iran Front Page, Iran’s deputy health minister says 164 measles cases have been detected in the country blaming it on the influx of Afghan refugees into Iran. Kamal...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 A rabid dog that was imported from Iran on June 28, 2021 developed clinical signs of rabies on January 11, 2022 and was euthanized on January 16, 2022 in Toronto, Ontario, according...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Iran Ministry of Health and Medical Education reported Sunday on the first Omicron variant case in the country. The individual is identified as an Iranian middle-aged...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the COVID-19 situation in Iran, the health ministry reported a record 655 COVID-19 deaths Monday, bringing total deaths since the beginning of the...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Iranian health officials reported 29,700 additional COVID-19 cases and 466 deaths Saturday during the “fifth wave” of the virus in the Middle East. With...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews According to a report from the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA), officials in Ilam province in western Iran are investigating a suspect anthrax outbreak in livestock. The...

By Teddy Cambosa Ahead of the observance of the World Malaria Day, marked annually on 25 April, the World Health Organization has launched a new initiative to halt transmission of the disease in 25 more...