Tick season hits as 7 people in North Jeolla Province have been diagnosed with severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome (SFTS), 5 of which have now died.…
The fifth person to die from rabies in South Africa has now been reported in the province of KwaZulu-Natal. Phoenix, Newlands and Inanda have been labelled as…
Reunion Island’s dengue outbreak continues as the warmer weather, and mosquitos, linger still. The ever-rising case count is currently sitting at over 5,000…
Dengue numbers are rising in the Philippines, with reports showing a rise over last year case numbers. Almost 1,400 dengue cases and six associated deaths have…
1,447 cases of leishmaniasis have been reported in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, with suspicions of many more infections uncounted. The disease has been spread by…
A recent update on the mumps outbreak in Mexico has counted 54 people diagnosed, a significant increase from last year’s numbers. Tamaulipas, Nuevo Leon, and…
Low immunisation coverage appears to be the reason behind the rise in this year’s measles reports, with current figures sitting at 724 cases nationwide, a more…
Kerala has been hit the first of the monsoon rains in June, with a rise in reports of dengue fever and leptospirosis. In
Castor bean tick numbers have reached a 10-year high this year with numbers rising across the country. The south has exceeded last year’s record high tick-…
More than 2,500 measles cases have been recorded since the outbreak started last November, with reports currently showing approximately 50 new cases per week.…
The rise in Fiji of typhoid fever incidences (both urban and rural) over the last ten years appears to be primarily due to the ‘consumption of contaminated …
After a 3 month break from infections, June brought with it a renewed onslaught of cholera cases in Sankara, DR Congo, with 256 cases and 43 deaths reported so…