As of the 3rd of August, a 3-year-old child from Mulitaka has become the third confirmed case in PNG of circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus (cVDPV). The WHO…
Following the pattern of every rainy season, dengue fever reports are on the rise, however this week a senior government minister stated that ‘the epidemic was…
More dengue fever infections have been identified in a cluster of cases occurring in New Taipei’s, inner city district of Xinzhuang. One person classified as a…
From the latest global flu update: Chile and Paraguay are reporting increasing influenza activity and in Peru there has been a drop in new cases but the…
The WHO has published an extensive summary on MERS Co-V, noting there had been 189 more cases since the last update in July 2017.
Year-on-year there has been a modest increase in dengue fever cases at a national level – up by over 1,600 cases to 62,000, according to the health minister.…
Four deaths from 127 confirmed cases of Kala-Azar, or visceral leishmaniasis, have been recorded in residents of Kathmandu, Palpa, Jumla and Bajura this year. …
Oshana, in the country’s central-north, is the fourth region with an outbreak of hepatitis E, but another six regions have reported sporadic infections this…
UK health authorities are warning of yet another summertime rise in the incidence of the food- and water-borne parasite, Cyclospora, in travellers to Mexico.…
More on the hand, foot and mouth disease outbreak affecting most states, with Sabah recording more than 400 new cases over the past week. , and a further 230…
The dengue fever outbreak that started in February is gradually settling after having produced more than 1,700 cases. A ReliefWeb report on the region also…
People, both young and old, are advised to check their vaccination status before attending a large outdoor mass during the Pope’s visit to Dublin later this…