NewsDesk @bactiman63 In January, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (NCDC) issued a public health advisory over a diphtheria outbreak in several states. From May 2022 through June 2023,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Summer vacation is upon us and many Americans will be traveling domestically and internationally.  Travel can unfortunately also be linked to infectious diseases. My guest today...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reissued a travel notice Friday for Equatorial Guinea due to the ongoing Marburg Virus Disease (MVD) outbreak. Since the declaration...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) last week issued a travel notice (Alert Level 2 -Yellow) for Equatorial Guinea due to the expanding and ongoing Marburg Virus...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently issued a travel notice for Bangladesh. There is an outbreak of Nipah virus disease in seven districts (Rajshahi, Naogaon,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the Shigellosis outbreak in Sweden linked to travel to Cape Verde,  Swedish health authorities report the number of cases of Shigella infection has decreased and...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 From the middle of November, an increasing number of cases of Shigella infection with a travel connection to Cape Verde have been reported in Sweden   Folkhalsomyndigheten, or...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 With more than two dozen countries reporting cholera cases, US health officials warn a traveler could arrive in the United States with cholera at any time. According to a Alabama...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Takeda announced Thursday that the European Commission (EC) granted marketing authorization for the company’s dengue vaccine QDENGA® (Dengue Tetravalent Vaccine [Live, Attenuated])...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reissued a travel advisory for Asia on September 6, due to some countries reporting increased numbers of cases of the disease. Dengue...