NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Norwegian Institute of Public Health (FHI) says that there is very little probability of an epidemic of monkeypox in Norway, but a greater probability of further spread among...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 A case series which is the result of an international collaboration across 16 countries is published on 21 July 2022 in The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM). The study, led...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 San Diego County health officials are encouraging gay, bisexual, transgender and other men who have sex with men to abstain or practice safer sex to avoid getting and spreading the...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the extensively drug-resistant (XDR) Shigella sonnei situation in Europe, the World Health Organization released a report Thursday with the latest information: The...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Officials with the Navarra Institute of Public and Labor Health (ISPLN) are reporting an increase in cases of the sexually transmitted infection (STI), Lymphogranuloma...

Campylobacteriosis is a disease of worldwide importance, but aspects of its transmission dynamics, particularly risk factors, are still poorly understood. Researchers at the OU Hudson College of Public...

Researchers have reported an extremely drug-resistant strain of Shigella circulating in Victoria with the vast majority of cases occurring in men who have sex with men. Shigella could previously be treated...

The number of syphilis cases has been consistently going up across Europe since 2010, mostly affecting men who have sex with men living in urban areas. In 2017, notification rates reached an all-time...

New Zealand, like many countries around the globe, are seeing rising syphilis cases and intend to curb the increases with a new National Syphilis Action Plan rolled out today. Syphilis has been increasing...

The Norwegian Institute of Public Health is reporting (computer translated) increases in the number of gonorrhea and syphilis cases once again in 2018, particularly in men who have sex with men (MSM). The...