U.S. Olympic and Paralympic athletes and staff who traveled to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, for the 2016 Summer Games did not become infected with Zika virus but did test positive for other tropical, mosquito-borne...

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In a response to the letter sent from 11 US Senators to U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) Chairman Lawrence Probst inquiring on how the USOC is protecting athletes from Zika this summer in Rio, USOC Chief...

Last night on the Outbreak News This Week Radio Show, I examined the arguments on whether it’s safe to travel to Rio this summer for the Olympic Games with the scourge of mosquito borne diseases...

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Singapore health officials are reminding travelers to receive vaccination against yellow fever at least ten days before travelling to yellow fever endemic countries. The Ministry of Health (MOH) is...

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In a follow-up to a report on this site concerning the upcoming Summer Olympic and Paralympic games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, WHO and the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) recognize that athletes...