NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in Zamboanga City in the southern Philippines reported the first dengue hemorrhagic fever fatality of the year in a seven-year-old boy from Barangay...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in Iloilo province in the Western Visayas region of the Philippines reported a three fold increase in human rabies deaths in 2021 compared to 2020, according...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Officials in North Cotabato, in the Soccsksargen region in Mindanao are reporting an outbreak of typhoid fever in the village of Manaulanan. Health authorities say at...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Philippines health officials are gearing up for a Omicron wave, like many other countries have or are going through. Department of Health (DOH) Undersecretary Leopoldo...

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NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In this post, an annual tradition, I want to recognize the Top 10 most popular posts of the year on the website based on the amount of traffic received starting at number...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Department of Health (DOH) reiterated its call to all parents to bring their infants and kids to health centers to get free vaccination shots that will protect them...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Officials with the Philippines Department of Health reported today a third case of the Omicron (B.1.1.529) coronavirus variant. According to Health Undersecretary Maria...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Philippines health officials (DOH) reported two imported cases of the Omicron (B.1.1.529) variant Tuesday. The two Omicron variant cases are incoming travelers and are...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Officials with the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) announced today that 100 percent of the eligible population in the Metro Manila, or National Capital...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Philippines health officials reported 356 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, which is the lowest single day total in 17 months on the archipelago. Active cases declined...