The global total of COVID-19 cases now exceeds 3.6 million and almost 1.2 million people have recovered from the infection.
The country’s protracted measles outbreak, now well into its fourth year, has generated more than 20,000 cases - 119 more were reported last week from across…
The GPEI reports no new wild poliovirus cases in Pakistan this week, however there were two new circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2) cases (…
News this week of measles outbreaks spreading to new areas – Kathmandu, Lalitpur and now Gandaki province. A lockdown introduced to stem the spread of SARS-CoV…
The rise in the number of malaria infections reported from January to March in north and NE regions has been blamed on heavy rainfall earlier this year – cases…
Warnings from authorities that people under lockdown in order to reduce the risk of COVID-19 and the seasonal flu must strictly follow precautions against…
Almost two-thirds of dengue cases reported across the nation over a recent 7-day period were from five states - Veracruz, Tabasco, Guerrero, Jalisco and…
Cholera outbreaks in neighbouring Ethiopia, aided by frequent cross-border travel, have been suggested as the source of more than 100 cholera cases diagnosed…
A further uptick in dengue fever cases has occurred in the wake of the recent cyclone, with as many as 700 cases now registered, mainly in the Western and…
The WHO regional office announced this week that seven Ebola virus disease cases have now emerged in Beni since early last month – ‘four of whom have died, two…
Yellow fever cases in Blumenau, Vale do Itajaí, climbed by two over the past fortnight, taking Santa Catarina’s total to 15, six of those in Blumenau.…
A limited outbreak of malaria has flared up in Sola, the capital village of the northern province of Torba (Vanua Lava island). It follows widespread…