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.
Global travel health news and disease outbreak coverage.
Four additional cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection have been reported from 16 through 30 October 2018
Tiger mosquito spread leads to Spain’s first domestic case.
WHO says new measures to surmount obstacles in responding to the Ebola outbreak in the DRC are having a positive impact
In Honduras in Central America, there has been a sharp increase in dengue fever cases in the last month.
In Hong Kong, China, the Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health has issued an appeal for vigilance against the disease.
A British holidaymaker has died after contracting rabies in Morocco after being bitten by a cat.
Egypt has launched a food hygiene improvement project.
The CDC says that key health risks that travellers should be looking out for this holiday season are Zika and measles.
Thailand’s health ministry has confirmed two ongoing infectious disease outbreaks in the country – measles and dengue.