In Japan, the government has said that it will offer free rubella vaccinations for three years to men who were not vaccinated in their childhood.
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A cooling tower at Disneyland has been identified as the likely source of an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease.
Researchers at Duke-NUS Medical School in Singapore have highlighted the potential role of bioaerosol sampling in disease surveillance.
A new report states that measles cases spiked in 2017 as multiple countries experienced severe and protracted outbreaks of the disease.
An alert has been issued by India’s Health Department due to fear of an outbreak of Nipah in Kerala.
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a travel advisory for Madagascar due to a large measles outbreak.
WHO states that as the Ebola virus disease outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo approaches five months since declaration, responding to the outbreak continues to be a challenge.
The World Health Organization recently published the World Malaria Report 2018, providing an update on global and regional malaria data and trends.
The CDC advises consumers in the US to avoid consuming romaine lettuce and retailers and restaurants not to serve or sell any due to an outbreak of Escherichia coli.
Four additional cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection have been reported from 16 through 30 October 2018