NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Ghana Health Services announced Sunday the receipt of childhood vaccines like BCG (tuberculosis), OPV (polio) and measles, plus necessary devices like syringes after reporting...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the measles outbreak in Fiji, three additional measles cases have been confirmed, bringing the total to 13. The latest confirmed cases are a 22...

Auckland, NZ health officials are reporting a new measles case in a 18 year old University of Auckland student who likely acquired the illness overseas. This is the fourth measles case in Auckland...

In a follow-up on the measles outbreak in Chad that was declared on 30 May 2018, the Ministry of Health of Chad is reporting a spike in cases since the beginning of the year. From 1 January to 15...

Here is a look at some interesting infectious disease and health news reported across the globe: Canada-wide Hep A and Hep B vaccine shortage A Canada-wide shortage of hepatitis A and B vaccines is a...

According to Nigerian health officials, the meningococcal meningitis outbreak in the country has now claimed 328 lives to date, mostly affecting states in the part of Nigeria which fall within the African...

Angola’s yellow fever outbreak has affected in 490 people and killed 198 since it’s beginning in Dec. 2015, with 1,000 more suspected cases being reported. The Director-General of the World...