After two epidemiologically-linked cases of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF) were reported in a refugee camp in the western district of Kikuube late…
More on the ongoing humanitarian crisis, with the regional WHO office reporting alerts for malaria, acute gastrointestinal and respiratory infections and an…
Reporting from the May 11 WHO epi update reveals a 79 percent week-on-week increase in new case numbers in Nepal and test positivity is currently sitting at…
Health authorities report measles activity continuing in two counties, ‘with a new outbreak in Pokot South sub-county’. The outbreak started over 18 months ago…
As the countdown to the end of the Ebola outbreak continues, the WHO has stressed the need for enhanced vigilance after four new suspected cases were reported…
Following an annual trend, the end of the rainy season has brought with it an alert on rising leptospirosis infections and advice from health authorities on…
A dengue fever epidemic in the SE state of Santa Catarina is centred on its largest city, Joinville. More than 3,300 dengue cases have been recorded for the…
Nearly 120 residents of the central province of Córdoba have acquired the parasitic infection trichinosis after eating an unlabelled salami product (chacinados…
New cases averaged out over the week have dropped to levels last seen in October in the US as the number of vaccines administered hit 248 million, according to…
The first case of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF) in 2021 was confirmed last month in a farmer ‘with recent exposure to tick bites’. The man lives in…
With more than 2,300 dengue cases reported this year and virus activity in at least 20 clusters, the government is asking the public for vigilance and more…
With the aim of reaching the 2030 global target to eradicate meningitis, a lead doctor in the field with the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control said that their…