This year’s dengue fever season has been severe, representing a 50% rise in cases over the past six years and a 20-year high. According to one local news…
The city of Taichung has recorded the highest dengue fever count this year with 101 of the 169 cases nationwide. Other affected areas include New Taipei,…
Following a 30% rise in tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) cases this year, health authorities are considering broadening vaccination recommendations against TBE to…
The polio case count has risen to 19 with a new case identified in the Southern Highlands and three more under investigation. Read more. Intensified…
Without supplies of Chinese rabies vaccines, health institutions have had to rely on Indian formulations, but those are now in high demand for the domestic…
For beach-goers, the rates of injuries and infections from coming into contact with litter has been rising annually, now currently at 5%. An article from the…
The WHO is providing assistance to government agencies to enforce efforts needed to contain the ongoing hepatitis E outbreak. Infections have been recorded in…
With Rajasthan’s Zika virus disease count now at 147, a single case has been identified in Gujarat, the state to the south.
The number of confirmed Ebola virus disease cases (EVD) has reached 276, with a further 35 deemed probable and 65 more under investigation. CIDRAP reported…
Dengue fever has been reported in multiple towns and regions including Diourbel, the site of a religious pilgrimage to be held later this week, the Grand Magal…
The regional health agency has warned that the signs are there for a large outbreak of dengue fever soon: weather, a profusion of mosquitoes and disease…
72 children in Angola have reported with defects that are currently suspected to be Zika-linked microcephaly caused by infection before birth. ‘The appearance…