Nigerian health officials have confirmed four more monkeypox cases, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 42.
To detect changes in human-to-human transmission of the A(H7N9) virus, researchers analyzed characteristics of 40 clusters of case-patients during five epidemics in China in 2013–2017.
This year, there have been plague outbreaks in Madagascar, the Democratic Republic of Congo, and Peru.
The humanitarian strategy included deploying community-based volunteers, increasing public health education, and coordinating with the government.
Reducing the transfer of antibiotic-resistance plasmids could help preserve the potency of antibiotics
Influenza A viruses can spread rapidly among swine housed in close proximity, such as at agricultural fairs.
If African swine fever becomes established in wild boar or feral pig populations, effective control becomes challenging.
A recent improvement has been to have a veterinarian annually go through a biosecurity questionnaire with the farmer.
The Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health reported two deaths due to Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS), bringing the total number of deaths to 707 since June 2014.
The Provincial Integrated Health Office has reported eight cases of Japanese Encephalitis in four municipalities in the province.