NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Epidemiology Bureau of the Philippines Department of Health reports 27,670 total dengue fever cases through March 18 this year. This is an increase of 94 percent compared to 14,278...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews While the Philippines as a whole is reporting a significant drop in dengue fever cases in 2021, some areas or provinces are reporting an increase this year. In South...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Dengue outbreak declared in Aklan The provincial government has declared a dengue outbreak in Aklan because of the “alarming increase” in cases in the province. The...

Here are some current infectious disease news stories from the Philippines: Measles In the Western Visayas, fear over vaccines due to the Dengvaxia debacle are beginning to wane as higher coverage for...

Measles Officials with the Philippine government reported today that number of measles cases reported nationally have risen to 21,396 through Mar. 14. Sixty-seven percent of cases were reported from five...

Dengue in the Western Visayas Health officials in the Western Visayas has called on the public not to be complacent due to possible emergence of dengue cases even during the dry season. As of February...

Philippines Department of Health officials from Region 12 report nine human rabies cases from Jan. 1 to Mar. 31, 2014, making it a 80 percent increase compared to the same period in 2013.   According...