Four NE provinces (Nakhon Ratchasima Chaiyaphum  Buri Ram and Surin) have experienced a spike in dengue fever cases already this year and authorities in…
The discovery of the parasitic species of nematode, Anisakis, in several samples of a brand of locally produced anchovies in vinegar has led to a product…
With public health efforts focused on the massive task of fighting an increasing incidence of COVID-19, the control of dengue fever has had to take a backwards…
Four new WPV1 cases have been reported by the GPEI (three in Balochistan and one in Sindh), while Afghanistan’s one case was recorded in Kandahar province,…
This week, senior government officials announced a near 4-fold rise in malaria cases in the country’s north - almost 11,000 cases and 32 deaths have been…
Japanese encephalitis infections have been reported in the NE state of Assam, signalling the start of the annual season. The first cases have been treated in…
No new Ebola cases have emerged in the last three weeks, however a single infected person who had escaped from a treatment facility remains at large (in an…
On May 14, the WHO issued a scientific brief on ‘Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children and adolescents temporally related to COVID-19’.
 In the Middle East, per capita, COVID-19 cases are showing a markedly increasing trend in Qatar and to a lesser extent in Bahrain, Kuwait and the UAE,…
COVID-19 cases are accelerating, with daily confirmations sitting second only to those in the US (which are showing some decline). The national total has now…
Late summer rains boosting mosquito numbers has led to a rise in Ross River fever cases in both NSW and QLD. According to a recent ABC article, QLD’s confirmed…
According to the WHO, Zimbabwe’s malaria cases this year have almost doubled over the same period in 2019, rising from 137,843 cases and 137 deaths to 236,865…