A sharp increase in cases of rubella in Japan has prompted a warning from health authorities.
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Tour operator Tui is facing group legal action from a number of British holidaymakers who became ill during trips to Mexico’s Riviera Maya region back in 2016.
Following a meeting of an expert advisory, it has been determined that the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo is not a global emergency.
WHO experts will meet today to determine whether the current Ebola outbreak in eastern DRC constitutes a global health emergency.
A human case of West Nile virus has been reported in Corsica, France after the individual visited the island on holiday.
Due to the recent earthquake and tsunami, travellers to Central Sulawesi may experience serious health and safety risks, and medical care may not be available.
As of 20 September 2018, 1,505 confirmed and probable locally acquired human West Nile Virus (WNV) infections had been reported by European countries.
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.