The Department of Disease Control in Taiwan has reported 60 confirmed cases of tsutsugamushi disease, or scrub typhus in the country in the past 4 weeks. The cases were reported as mainly infected in Huadong...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Dengue fever Dengue fever cases are spiking in Nepal according to the Epidemiology and Disease Control Division (EDCD). Through this past week, 5,096 people have...

In 2015, Nepal health officials reported six children with unusual fever and severe respiratory features post two large earthquakes. By the end of the year, 101 cases of scrub typhus were confirmed in...

Officials in Delhi, India are reporting 48 scrub typhus cases treated in four large hospitals in Delhi (Safdarjung hospital, Sir Ganga Ram hospital, Moolchand Medicity and All India Institute of Medical...

The Nepal Epidemiology and Disease Control Division reported that as of Aug. 1, there has been 105 scrub typhus cases reported in the country in just the past two months. Twenty cases have been recorded...

Taiwan health officials are warning the public to take precautions against scrub typhus this Qingming Festival, or Tomb Sweeping Festival.  To prevent chigger bites, the public is advised to wear...

Officials with the Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) are advising “jungle trekking” tourists to seek medical attention this winter season if they develop fever and headache due to the risk...

In addition to the approximately 3,000 chikungunya cases, the dengue fever and the malaria cases and deaths reported in India’s capital city, health officials have reported nearly three dozen cases...

The Rickettsial infection, scrub typhus, a disease primarily found in Asia, has been reported for the first time in Ancud, a city on Chiloé Island, in Chile’s Lake District. In January 2015 and...

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Taiwan health officials are advising the public to take steps to prevent chigger bites as the number of scrub typhus rise in areas of the country. According to Taiwan CDC’s surveillance data, as of...