KUALA LUMPUR: The number of dengue fever cases for the period of Feb 18 to 24 rose by 52 compared to the previous week, says health director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah. He said a total of 1,224 cases were recorded for the …
On Friday, Filipino authorities tied at least three deaths to the 2016 deployment of Dengvaxia, the world’s first dengue
Update: 4:43PM MEMBERS of the public are urged to visit their nearest health facility if suspected of contracting dengue fever. This after Fiji's Ministry of Health and Medical Services declared an outbreak of dengue fever in Nadi and Ba …
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine health officials said Friday that the deaths of three children injected with a Sanofi Pasteur dengue vaccine may have "causal association" to the inoculation, including two who may have died because …
Burkina Faso has been reporting an increase in the number of dengue fever cases in health facilities since week 31 of 2017 (week ending on 6 August 2017). The Ministry of Health officially declared the outbreak on 28 September 2017. …
A public health alert for 150 dengue fever cases has been issued in Mombasa, Kenya. The Conversation Africa’s Health and Medicine Editor Joy Wanja Muraya spoke to Dr Andrew Githeko on the effective management of this disease …
HANOI, Vietnam — Vietnam has been battling raging dengue fever outbreaks with more than 10,000 new infections reported over the past week stretching its medical system. The number of admitted patients represents a 42-percent …
Three weeks after Lassa fever killed a student of the Federal Government Girls’ College, Lantang, Faith Bako, the Plateau State Government, has confirmed a fresh case in Garkawa, Mikang Local Government Area. But the government which …
Ten dengue fever cases have been reported from across the country so far this year. These cases were reported from Sarlahi, Jhapa, Kaski, Gorkha, Kapilbastu, Dang, Aachham, Bara, Dhading and Chitwan districts. Dengue cases …
From 1 January to 7 July 2017, the Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health (MoH) Sri Lanka reported 80 732 dengue fever cases, including 215 deaths. This is a 4.3 fold higher than the average number of cases for the same period …