By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) situation in Kikuube district in the western part of the country, health officials report a second case...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The World Health Organization (WHO) reports a confirmed case of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) in a 16-year-old girl from Kikuube District. The case was confirmed...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Uganda Ministry of Health is reporting a 42 percent increase in malaria cases in the past year (2019/2020), according to a report in the Daily Monitor. Dr Joyce Moriku Kaducu...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews COVID-19 The Uganda Ministry of Health reported Sunday that the country registered the highest number COVID-19 cases at 318 in a single day. The breakdown of the...

A unique, new online tool called COVID Can I Do It?, or CCIDI, empowers individuals to assess their risk of COVID-19 transmission while engaging in a selected activity at a specific location. Developed...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Ministry of Health of South Sudan reported two confirmed yellow fever cases in Kajo Keni county, Central Equatoria State. The cases were identified through a cross-border...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Uganda Ministry of Health reported their first case of COVID-19 Saturday. The case is a 36-year-old Ugandan male who arrived from Dubai. He traveled on Ethiopian...

There has been an awful lot of going back and forth over the appropriateness of naming or calling a disease by the location in which it was first found. In this video, I demonstrate using thirty infectious...

By NewsDesk @bactiman63 The World Health Organization (WHO) is reporting a Crimean Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) in Uganda. The patient is a 23-year-old male, a lumber jack, from Kagadi district who...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Uganda Ministry of Health confirmed an outbreak of yellow fever in Moyo District in West Nile region and Buliisa District in Hoima region. According to the World...