10 Oct 2019

Polio: Public Health Emergency of International Concern

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

07 Oct 2019

Planning a trip to Europe after Brexit?

Information is available about what to do before you travel Read more

04 Oct 2019

Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Democratic Republic of congo with update to Tanzania

The Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak continues in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Read more

03 Oct 2019

Country-specific cholera recommendations 2019

NaTHNaC has updated the country-specific recommendations for cholera Read more

27 Sep 2019

Updated guidelines for malaria prevention in travellers from the UK: 2019

Public Health England (PHE) Advisory Committee on Malaria Prevention (ACMP) has published updated malaria guidelines Read more

24 Sep 2019

Nigeria: yellow fever outbreak

An outbreak of yellow fever has been confirmed in several states in Nigeria Read more

23 Sep 2019

Public Health England updated vaccine incident guidance

PHE have published updated guidance on responding to errors in vaccine storage, handling or administration Read more

18 Sep 2019

New team member

NaTHNaC welcomes Dr MacGregor Read more

11 Sep 2019

‘Current aspects of travel health’ course Dec 2019

A single day update for health professionals will be held on 12 December in London Read more

02 Sep 2019

Ghana: new outbreak of circulating vaccine derived poliovirus (cVDPV)

The first case circulating vaccine derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2) has been reported in Ghana Read more

Outbreak Surveillance

16 Oct 2019 Florida. United States

As of 14 October 2019, a human case of locally-acquired dengue fever has been confirmed.

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16 Oct 2019 Ireland

In the first 38 weeks of 2019, there have been 23 typhoid notifications, compared to an average total of 9 in previous years. Twelve of the cases reported recent travel to Pakistan, three of which are extensively drug resistant (XDR) typhoid. This is the first time XDR-typhoid cases have been identified in Ireland.

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15 Oct 2019 View Regions + Kasai Oriental
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The cholera outbreak in DRC is ongoing since 2015. Since the beginning of 2019 a total of 20,773 cases have been reported including 374 deaths.

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11 Oct 2019 Var. France

As of 9 October 2019, one locally acquired case of Zika was identified in 2019 in metropolitan France. The mode of transmission is not yet known, and investigations are ongoing at the current time.

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11 Oct 2019 View Regions + Ituri
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As of 8 October, a total of 3207 EVD cases were reported, including 3093 confirmed and 114 probable cases, of which 2144 cases died.

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TravelHealthPro

NaTHNaC, the National Travel Health Network & Centre, a UK government organisation which produces travel health guidance for healthcare professionals advising travellers and for travellers going overseas from the UK Read more