A recent study called has found that plastic trays at airport security have more respiratory viruses than public toilets.
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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.
Officials in northern Italy have confirmed that commercial water-cooling towers were the source of a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak.
The BBC has reported that an emergency has been declared in Zimbabwe, with the country struggling with its worst outbreak of cholera in a decade.
As of September 11, around 29 people had been treated with new experimental Ebola drugs, 14 of whom have recovered.
Following the identification of the first ever case of monkeypox in England earlier this month, health officials have said that a second person has been identified with the infection.
According to news reports in Turkey, the southeast of the country has been hit by a new outbreak of anthrax.