Taiwan Taiwan, which has been reporting record numbers of dengue fever cases daily during recent days, continued this trend Friday when the Taiwan CDC saw another 617 cases, bringing the total to 8,677...

Health officials in the country’s 6th most populous city has confirmed the presence of chikungunya in the population. Zamboanga Today reports that Zamboanga City Health Officer (CHO) Dr. Rodel Agbulos...

Philippines Bureau of Animal Industry officials announced today that macaque exports have been suspended after reports of 11 monkeys dying, with at least one of the dead monkeys confirmed positive for...

Health officials in the Philippines have seen a significant,in fact a three-fold increase in the number of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) cases reported during the first half of 2015, compared to...

A facility in the Philippines is housing monkeys that tested positive for Ebola Reston Virus (ERV) and the Department of Health (DOH) is trying to quell unnecessary fears. Health Secretary Janette P....

An update on the dengue situation in areas of Asia with heavy activity: Taiwan The island country has seen an extraordinary past 4 months with dengue fever. Since the start of the summer, Taiwan has reported 4,667...

The number of measles cases in the Western Pacific Region of the World Health Organization as a whole is down significantly through the first six months of 2015 compared to the same period last year. The...

Two regions in the country of more than 7,000 islands have reported outbreaks of the mosquito borne viral disease, chikungunya, during the past week, both linked to issues of sanitation. First, CNN reported...

Sharon Cuneta, the 49-year-old Filipina singer, actress and TV host announced this week that she was diagnosed with a fungal infection, which required her to be hospitalized for five days, according to...

Philippines media is reporting that 78-year-old House Speaker Feliciano “Sonny” Belmonte is recovering from a bout with the viral infection, dengue fever. Belmonte, who got admitted to St....