Residents of New York State heading out of urban areas have been warned of the risk of tick-borne illnesses such as Lyme disease, and now also anaplasmosis.
Tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) infections have increased 2-fold this year compared to the same period in 2020. While tick populations have been growing due to…
At least 14 Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF) infections have been reported in and around the city of Stavropol in the country’s SW. As the region in a…
In the last week of June the GPEI reported a total of 10 polio cases all involving circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2) from five different…
Health authorities are reporting a surge in respiratory syncytial virus infections across the country, with a recent week-on-week increase of almost 30 percent…
A local news source has reported three recent human rabies deaths in the district of Kavre district, SE of Kathmandu. The fatal infections occurred over a one-…
Plans are underway to manage the increasing incidence of visceral leishmaniasis which has spread beyond six endemic counties and is now confirmed in at least…
No human cases of West Nile virus (WNV) infection had been recorded this year across the EU and neighbouring countries until last week when Italian authorities…
The spread of the Delta variant into at least 111 countries across all six WHO regions has seen COVID-19 case numbers increase by 10 percent in the last week…
Syphilis infection rates had been rising steadily before the restrictions imposed last year but the limited diagnostic services available in 2020 now has…
Public awareness campaigns and targeted vaccination for children at risk have resulted in a marked decrease in Japanese encephalitis (JE) infections this…
The reach of Aedes albopictus mosquitoes across France is expanding, with the species now detected in 64 departments. The most recent incursion has been in…