In other polio news, last week the GPEI advised a single wild poliovirus case in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province – its 14th this year, while more than…
More evidence of a wider circulation of poliovirus in New York State, with seven positive environmental samples in total collected in June/July from Rockland…
Sixteen cases of Japanese encephalitis (JE) have been recorded this year according to CDC data, with all but one case in the south. Tainan City has reported…
More than 80 countries that had not previously reported monkeypox (MPX) cases are now part of the extensive outbreak in which cases are nearing 32,000, rising…
Regional health authorities suspect local circulation of diphtheria in the territory after the confirmation of four cases this year in residents with no…
A government team has been dispatched to the southern state of Rivers to establish the extent of a measles outbreak in the Kugbo clan. Requests for assistance…
Dengue fever infections are on the rise around the country, and at least 100 cases have been reported from three districts in Kathmandu Valley, particularly…
This year’s West Nile virus (WNV) season started early in Italy; the case count has already climbed to 94 and there have been seven related deaths. The ECDC…
Another 347 cases were added to Assam’s tally of Japanese encephalitis (JE) cases in the past 40 days, with many of the infections from three districts –…
In its COVID-19 update last week, the WHO said that the global incidence of new cases had fallen slightly, but the upward trend in deaths since mid-June has…
A supplementary vaccination campaign is underway after suspected measles cases were reported last month in Rewa, Nasinu and Labasa. On Aug 4, the Ministry of…
The WHO weekly bulletin update on monkeypox (MPX) has Sankuru, Tshopo, Maniema, Tshuapa and Sud-Ubangi as the provinces with most cases this year. Nationally,…