04 Dec 2017

Yellow fever outbreak Brazil: São Paulo State/City revised

Human and monkey cases in São Paulo State and municipalities are a public health concern Read more

04 Dec 2017

NaTHNaC Annual Report 2016 to 2017

NaTHNaC publishes Annual Report Read more

29 Nov 2017

WHO publishes World Malaria Report 2017

On 29 November 2017 World Health Organization (WHO) publishes the World Malaria Report 2017 Read more

13 Jul 2017

Hepatitis A vaccine shortage: implications and advice for clinical practice- UPDATE

Hepatitis A vaccine recommendations and dose sparing advice for pre and post exposure immunisation and boosting from Public Health England Read more

29 Nov 2017

Nigeria: yellow fever outbreaks

Suspected and confirmed cases of yellow fever reported to the World Health Organization Read more

28 Nov 2017

Measles in Europe

A reminder for seasonal travellers to ensure they are up to date with measles vaccine Read more

24 Nov 2017

Diphtheria in the Caribbean and South America

A reminder for travellers to be up to date with diphtheria vaccine Read more

24 Nov 2017

Polio: Public Health Emergency of International Concern

An update on the polio Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) Read more

Outbreak Surveillance

15 Dec 2017 Samoa

As of 13 December 2017, a total of 1,522 cases with four deaths been reported between August and 3 December 2017.

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15 Dec 2017 Canada

As of 14 December 2017, an outbreak of E. coli O157 associated with consumption of Romaine lettuce has been reported. A total of 30 cases with a death have been reported since November in Newfoundland and Labrador (13),  Ontario (6), New Brunswick (5), Quebec (5), and Nova Scotia (1). Twelve of the cases have been hospitalised. Investigations to identify the source is ongoing.

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14 Dec 2017 View Countries + Afghanistan
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As of 11 December 2017, a French brand of infant formula milk powder (traded under different names) is being withdrawn due to salmonella contamination. Multiple countries are affected including: Afghanistan, Algeria, Andorra, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Cameroon, China, Republic of Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, France, Gabon, Georgia, Greece, Guinea, Haiti, Hong Kong, Iraq, Kuwait, Lebanon, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Netherlands, Pakistan, Paraguay, Peru, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Spain, Sudan, Switzerland, Taiwan, Togo, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Vietnam, Yemen.

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14 Dec 2017 Texas. United States

As of 7 December 2017, a case in a Hidalgo County resident without recent travel history has been reported. The case is assumed to be a locally acquired mosquito-borne case.

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12 Dec 2017 West Java. Indonesia

As of 7 December 2017, a total of 123 cases with 13 deaths were reported this year in West Java.

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