Measles cases up 300 percent globally in first quarter of 2019: WHO

Map. History of Health conflict

21 April 2019
Measles cases up 300 percent globally in first quarter of 2019: WHO
Army man dies of cardiac arrest in Poonch.
Director of Al-Karama clinic in rural Al-Raqqa confirms registration of four thousand cases of leishmaniasis in the region, including students and teachers
New York City declares measles outbreak a public health emergency, mandates vaccinations for those who may have been exposed. Schools violating ban on unvaccinated students will be shut down.
More than 1500 cases of "Leishmania" have been reported in government areas in Hama.
2 week ago
Some 100 people have died from the Ebola epidemic in DR Congo over the past three weeks, taking the overall death toll in the latest outbreak past 700, according to the health ministry
Measles, diptheria and malaria. Shocking rise in Venezuela demands an urgent UN response.2 week ago
Measles, diptheria and malaria. Shocking rise in Venezuela demands an urgent UN response.
Medical source: The death of three people during the past two days due to dengue fever in the Directorate of Mansour in the capital Aden after the spread of the epidemic.
There were 72 Ebola cases reported this week (Monday through Sunday) which makes it the worst week of the North Kivu outbreak. Hopefully the community engagement efforts start to pay off soon because this outbreak is growing at an unsettling rate right now.2 week ago
There were 72 Ebola cases reported this week (Monday through Sunday) which makes it the worst week of the North Kivu outbreak. Hopefully the community engagement efforts start to pay off soon because this outbreak is growing at an unsettling rate right now.
3 week ago
Mozambique cholera cases jump to 139 a day after post-cyclone outbreak
23 cholera deaths in Taiz, Yemen
New York county bans unvaccinated minors from public spaces
Courts should toss out all of Obamacare, according to @TheJusticeDept.
Ebola - Situation on Saturday, March 23, 2019 - A total of 999 cases (934 confirmed and 65 probable), 625 deaths and 320 people cured - 6 new confirmed cases - 4 new confirmed cases - 2 new cures - 220 suspected cases
1 month ago
Ebola Outbreak Spreads to Bunia, City of 1 Million in DRC
1 month ago
The deadly Ebola outbreak raging in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo should be over within six months, the head of the World Health Organization said
1 month ago
"NO VACCINES, NO SCHOOL": A federal judge is citing an "unprecedented measles outbreak," and has denied the request of 44 unvaccinated students to return to school
512 children of school in Dnipro city missed classes today of unknown illness, at least 12 hospitalized
1 month ago
A US warship USS Fort McHenry has essentially been quarantined at sea for over two months due to an outbreak of a viral infection parotitis
6 dead, 580 cases in a measles outbreak reported in Kasserine, Sfax and other Tunisia provinces
Táchira: About 400 kidney patients are at risk for not being able to receive dialysis since last Wednesday
OPS confirmed 40 cases of measles in Venezuela between January and February 2019
As flash floods affect various provinces of Afghanistan, the WHO and its partners have responded in Wardak, Zabul, Kandahar and Helmand to provide basic health services and essential medicine.
UNICEF warns of alarming global measles surge
Ebola - Situation on Friday, March 1, 2019 - A total of 888 cases (823 confirmed and 65 probable), 557 deaths and 302 people cured - 3 new confirmed cases - 2 new confirmed cases death - 174 suspected cases1 month ago
Ebola - Situation on Friday, March 1, 2019 - A total of 888 cases (823 confirmed and 65 probable), 557 deaths and 302 people cured - 3 new confirmed cases - 2 new confirmed cases death - 174 suspected cases
Médecins sans Frontières MSF evacuates its staff from the CTE de Butembo in DRC
1 month ago
Attackers set fire to an Ebola treatment center run by Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo late, forcing staff to evacuate patients, the charity said
Swine flu claims 14 lives since January
Epidemic of measles in Madagascar has caused more than 900 deaths, World Health Organization says.
President Duterte signs universal health care law in Malacañang.
We respect your privacy. Our website is using cookies for 3rd party advertising, analytics, language and user settings. By continuing to browse our site you agree to our use of cookies, Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
I agree