As Florida’s local dengue case count rose to 9, with all but 1 residing in Miami-Dade County, the local health department has invoked a mosquito-borne illness…
Results of tests performed on the two September cases’ VDPV2 samples were published in the latest UNICEF polio report released yesterday, revealing ‘the AFP…
A level 1 CDC travel notice was posted last week in relation to more isolated cases of extensively drug-resistant (XDR) typhoid fever reported in travellers…
With all states (including the Federal Capital Territory) reporting at least one suspected case of yellow fever this year and the WHO risk assessment rating…
Unseasonably warm weather and recent floods are exacerbating the dengue fever situation which is now affecting 67 of the country’s districts - the director of…
A health emergency has kept the dengue fever outbreak, which first affected the island of Ebeye and then spread to Majuro, from affecting the outer islands.…
The peninsular state of Selangor continues to report most dengue infections this year. While all regions are affected, only two provinces (Perlis and…
The WHO this week announced a public health success: the elimination of lymphatic filariasis in Kiribati. In the Western Pacific WHO region 12 endemic…
It’s over a month late and has been wetter than usual, but the monsoon is finally set to retreat, starting in the country’s NW, according to the India…
Only two new Ebola virus disease (EVD) cases this week (one each on Monday and Tuesday) – from Oicha and Mandima health districts - but hope that this…
Even before peak dengue season hits, infections and related deaths reported over the cooler months were registered at above-average levels. According to PAHO…
Air quality in both Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City has been sitting in the ‘unhealthy’ range for much of the past fortnight and local residents have taken to…