NewsDesk @bactiman63 Today, because of a poliovirus case reported in Rockland County in July and genetically related polioviruses being detected in wastewater samples collected in Orange, Rockland, and...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the COVID-19 situation in Japan, on Friday, Japan’s Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga implemented a state of emergency due to rises in COVID-19. PM Suga...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews On Tuesday, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker declared a State of Emergency to support the Commonwealth’s response to the outbreak of Coronavirus. The Baker-Polito...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews As part of the state’s coordinated response to address the novel coronavirus outbreak, Governor Phil Murphy Monday declared a State of Emergency and a Public Health...

Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee today declared a state of emergency in response to new cases of COVID-19, directing state agencies to use all resources necessary to prepare for and respond to the outbreak. “This...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Samoan government announced Saturday that the State of Emergency due to the large measles outbreak has been extended until Sunday, December 29, 2019. The original...

In a follow-up on the measles outbreak in Rockland County, NY, County Executive Ed Day declared a county wide State of Emergency relating to the ongoing measles outbreak. Effective at the stroke of...

With the measles outbreak in the Clark County area of Washington state growing, now up to 30 confirmed cases and several suspected, Gov. Jay Inslee declared a state of emergency on Friday. In his proclamation,...

With a large hepatitis A outbreak reported in parts of the state, affecting hundreds of people, Governor Jerry Brown Jr. issued an emergency proclamation that allows the state to increase its supply...

In a follow-up on the yellow fever situation in Minas Gerais  in southeastern Brazil, the Brazil IHR NFP provided an update on the event on Thursday informing that a total of 110 suspected cases, including...