NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) has reported circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2) cases in Kenya and Tanzania recently. Kenya Two cases of circulating...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Almost three out of ten children in 13 Sub-Saharan Africa countries are infected with malaria, with older under-five children living in large families with low incomes in rural areas...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Today, Tanzania Minister of Health, Ummy A. Mwalimu declared the end of the Marburg Virus Disease (MVD) outbreak in the Kagera region. This was Tanzania’s first ever MVD outbreak...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Two countries in Africa, on opposite sides of the continent–Equatorial Guinea and Tanzania, have been battling Marburg Virus Disease outbreaks since February and March, respectively. Marburg...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The World Health Organization released the following situation updates on the Marburg Virus Disease (MVD) outbreaks simultaneously in the African countries of Equatorial Guinea and...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Here are the five most popular posts on Outbreak News Today for the month of April 2023: 5. New York reports dramatic increase in invasive group A streptococcal infections in 2023 The...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Minister of Health Tanzania, Ummy Mwalimu said today concerning the Marburg Virus Disease (MVD) outbreak in the country today: Tanzania had not had any new case of Marburg Viral...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the Marburg Virus Disease (MVD) outbreak in Tanzania, the World Health Organization (WHO) reports on one additional case and death: On 21 March 2023, the Ministry...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Today, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a Health Alert Network (HAN) Health Advisory to inform clinicians and public health departments in the United States...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In response to the Marburg Virus Disease (MVD) outbreak recently declared in Tanzania, the Africa CDC said the following: “Africa CDC remains committed to support Tanzania and...