Pollution in tube stations 30 times higher than beside busy roads in capital, experts say
Thirty states were reporting widespread flu activity in the most recent reporting week (ending Jan 5). CDC modelling suggests the number of hospitalisations…
Reports this week that the ongoing measles outbreak has now hit 56 districts; five children under 10 years of age from Hoima in the Western Region died from…
A sharp rise in tick-borne encephalitis cases in 2018 now has the government advising TBE vaccination for all areas, replacing previous recommendations.…
With the Austral summer in full swing, peak dengue season has also arrived. The regional health agency, ARS Indian Ocean, has advised that ‘the circulation of…
With 48 dengue cases now recorded in Seeb, containment measures are being rolled out to nearby provinces (Bausher, Muttrah and Muscat wilayats). Read more
Two cases of circulating vaccine-derived polio (one with acute flaccid paralysis, the other a contact) have been identified in the NW district of Molumbo,…
At least two regional neighbours have issued alerts in response to the dengue outbreak declared earlier this month – Grenada and the
Seventeen health zones have now been affected in the Ebola virus disease outbreak in the country’s NE, the latest being Manguredjipa, although at least 10 are…
Two recent studies may offer some reasons why the incidence of Chagas disease jumps late in the year, coinciding with the harvesting of açaí berries. Consuming…
Two different alerts have emerged in NSW: Eight measles cases have been reported to NSW Health over the past three weeks, with travel to Thailand, Sri Lanka…
Over 27,000 measles cases were recorded across the country last year and 18 deaths resulted (in Ouargla, Relizane, Msila, Biskra, Tamanrasset and El-Bayadh)…