By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Eight out of 10 measles cases reported in the Americas this year have been in Brazil, according to the Pan American Health Organization Friday. Between 1 January...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Earlier this month, the World Health Organization released some astounding preliminary information concerning measles during the first half of the year. In the first...

Hong Kong health officials announced Friday that the measles outbreak at Hong Kong International Airport is now over. A Centre for Health Protection (CHP) spokesman said, “A total of 73 cases of...

On this weeks program, I take a look a the surge of dengue fever cases in the Americas and southeast Asia. A primer of dengue fever and severe dengue is also introduced. Measles does not just have individual...

The measles outbreak in the Philippines continues to rise at breakneck speed. Health officials on Saturday released some updated data which show the 2019 outbreak is some 250 percent higher than last year...

As the measles outbreak in the Vancouver, Washington area continues to rise, 53 confirmed cases and seven suspect cases as of Friday with the bulk of the cases being unvaccinated, the Washington State House...

In a follow-up on the measles outbreak in Clark County, Washington, local health officials reported an additional two confirmed cases bringing the outbreak total to 25 since the beginning of the year. A...

Just a few days since the measles outbreak in Clark County, Washington was declared a public health emergency, health officials have confirmed two additional cases. This brings the total outbreak cases...

The U.S. Embassy Manila issued a health alert Friday for US citizens living in or traveling to the Philippines due to a measles outbreak being reported throughout the country. This follows a travel...

Texas state health officials issued a measles health advisory Tuesday due to an outbreak of the extremely contagious disease. The Texas Department of State Health Services reports an outbreak of six...