NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In 2021, five total wild poliovirus 1 (WPV1) cases were reported in the last two endemic countries, Pakistan and Afghanistan with one case and four cases reported, respectively. This...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated their travel notice this week for Asia and the Pacific Islands with a specific warning about the countries...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews According to the World Health Organization (WHO), Pakistan saw a total of 48,906 dengue fever cases including 183 deaths through November 25 this year. Cases have been...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Punjab province health authorities reported an additional 279 dengue fever cases, including six fatalities in the past day, which includes 217 cases and five deaths from the...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63  On Friday, Dr Faisal Sultan, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Health, launched a nationwide campaign to vaccinate more than 90 million children against the deadly...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 District health officials continue to see a rise in dengue fever cases in Pakistan’s capital city of Islamabad. With an additional 48 cases reported in the past day, the...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The number of dengue fever cases has topped 19,000 in Punjab province on the border of Pakistan and India. Health officials reported 456 new cases Tuesday, bringing the total...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Health officials in Shangla District in the Malakand Division of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province report a measles outbreak affecting more than 400. This has prompted  plans for a measles...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Health officials in Punjab province report an additional 493 dengue fever cases yesterday, bringing the province total to 14,510. Of this total, 358 cases were reported in Lahore,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 According to the National Institute of Health (NIH) Islamabad, Pakistan has reported 25,478 total dengue fever cases through October 27 this year. This represents an increase...