As of 20 September 2018, 1,505 confirmed and probable locally acquired human West Nile Virus (WNV) infections had been reported by European countries.
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A man in Hong Kong has been diagnosed with a form of hepatitis E that was previously found only in rats.
A surf resort in Texas was closed after a man who visited died from brain-eating amoeba.
There has been a surge in cases of hepatitis A in the regions of Bio Bio and Nuble in Chile.
Taiwan's Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has issued a travel alert for Vietnam after it confirmed a new case of Zika virus infection that was imported from the Southeast Asian country.
A recent study called has found that plastic trays at airport security have more respiratory viruses than public toilets.
Researchers at the University of Maine in the US have received US$1.5 million to examine the relationships among the spread of mosquito-transmitted disease, perceptions of mosquito-borne disease risk and human travel.
New findings on tuberculosis (TB) were recently announced at the United Nations General Assembly high-level meeting on tuberculosis.
Public Health England (PHE) has released new data that show that the number of people diagnosed with tuberculosis (TB) in England is at its lowest level since the 1990s, raising hope that the disease may soon be wiped out.
According to a new report by the World Health Organization (WHO), the Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) remains active.