A 2-year-old boy has become the second person in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan this year to have been found positive of polio. The government focal person for…
Two chikungunya outbreaks have recently been declared. With more than 1,000 cases in the coastal district of Diosso, north of Pointe-Noire, it has the highest…
As the Tick-borne encephalitis risk continues to spread, vaccination is highly recommended for all residents and visitors who may be participating in any…
The departments of Norte de Santander, Meta, Antioquia, Tolima, Córdoba, Cesar, Huila and Santander have been hard hit by dengue fever this year and the…
Over the past month, kicks and bites inflicted by wild deer that live in Nara Park have resulted in injuries to more than 200 park visitors. Interacting with…
Reporting of new typhoid infections in the districts of Naitasiri and Namosi (SE Viti Levu) is on the decrease, according to a local news source, after…
The 2018 WHO measles summary for the EU reveals the extent of the outbreak: A 10-year high in cases – 82,596 measles infections reported from 47 of the region’…
This week the case count in the Ebola virus disease outbreak rose again, to 819 with 516 deaths. Local resistance to the containment measures continues – the…
The WHO’s Feb 11 Disease Outbreak News outlines the current situation regarding yellow fever in Brazil: ‘From December 2018 through January 2019, 36 confirmed…
In a follow-up on the hepatitis A outbreak affected several states, case counts have been updated by state health departments in Kentucky (3,997 cases, 40…
In the last week, two dengue-related deaths were reported from areas currently listed among the high-risk dengue clusters on the NEA website. The latest count…
Luzon, Central and Eastern Visayas have been added to the ‘red flag’ list of locations where outbreaks of measles are currently occurring. More than 4,300…