Recent Disease Incidents

Automatically extracted from MediSys news items by PULS (University of Helsinki, Finland)
 
DiseaseTimeLocationStatusCasesDescription
Cholera2030Zimbabwemore than 30 peopleRaw sewage in streets: Cholera is Zimbabwe's latest crisis
Dengue2018.09.23Indiaone more dengue patientINDIA - Dengue Patient Dies In Odisha
Cholera2018.09.21Nigeriacholera casesCholera in Borno State, Nigeria
Infectious Salmon Anemia2018.09.23Malaysiatwo casesPolice: Two deaths probably due to alcohol-poisoning
Diarrhoeal Disease2018.09.23Zimbabweover 30 lives23 September 2018 HARARE - Glen View-based Goodness and Mercy Ministries (GMM) has moved to work with authorities in an effort to contain the spread of cholera in the high-density suburb. Glen View and Budiriro have emerged as the epi-centre of the highly-contagious diarrheal disease that has so far claimed ove...
West Nile Virus--USA/OklahomaSeven peopleOklahoma health notes
Cholera2018.09.06Harare's Budirirofirst cholera casesNo Water At Harare Hospital, Is This True In The Wake Of Cholera?
Chikungunya2018.09.21Sudanpregnant womanEastern Sudanese activists on chikungunya epidemic: ‘#Kassala is dying’
Listeriosis2018.08.26-2018.09.23USA/Colorado15 peopleCDC Warning: Deadly Listeria in Cantaloupe
Escherichia Coli2018.06USAlatest caseConnecticut Toddler Latest U.S. Case of 'Superbug'
Influenza2018.09.23AustraliaanyoneVic flu victim urges others to get jab
Plague2018.08.01-2018.09.20MadagascarSixteen casesSeasonal plague kills two more in Madagascar
Pneumonic Plague2018.09.22Madagascartwo more peopleSeasonal plague kills two more in Madagascar
H1N12018.08Vietnam60-year-old male patientVietnam set to launch indigenous swine, avian flu vaccines
Dengue2018.09.22Pakistanfour patientsAnother 19 tested positive for dengue fever
Influenza2018.09.22Pakistangreatest victimsVaccination can prevent seasonal flu
Heartland virus disease2018.09.21USA/Illinoismore than 30 casesIllinois reports 1st Heartland virus disease case
Eastern Equine Encephalitis2016-2018USA/Michiganthree peopleMichigan reports 1st human Eastern equine encephalitis case since 2016
West Nile Virus2018.08USA/Pennsylvania11 human West Nile virus casesPhiladelphia reports 11 human West Nile virus cases since August
Distemper--CanadacatsCraig Street Cats stopping adoptions, seeking donations after 5 cats die from virus
West Nile Virus2018USA/Massachusetts10 new human cases10 new human cases of West Nile virus announced
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2018.09.21Uganda68 deathsCongo reports Ebola death close to busy Ugandan border
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2018.09.20Democratic Republic of Congo32-year-old womanCongo reports Ebola death close to busy Ugandan border
Haemorrhagic Syndrome2018.09.21Democratic Republic of Congo68 deathsCongo reports Ebola death close to busy Ugandan border
Influenza2018.09.21USA/Rhode Islandthree casesLocal Patient at VA hospital diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease
Legionella2018.09.21USA/MassachusettspatientLocal Patient at VA hospital diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease
H1N12018.09.21India52-year-old manINDIA - Two Fresh Cases Of Swine Flu In City
Cholera2018.09.22USAMore than 3,000 cholera casesChina: US has ‘no right’ to interfere in Russia military cooperation
Diphtheria2018.09.22India13 children14 children die of diphtheria in Indian capital
Zika2018.09.21South Africafirst caseZika virus patient fully recovers
Escherichia Coli2018.09.18USA/Delawareone personPolice Identify Kayaker Who Drowned in Northern Delaware
West Nile Virus2018.09.16-2018.09.22USA/TexasmanComplications from West Nile Virus Kill One in Texas
disease2018.09.21USA/MassachusettspatientBoston VA patient diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease
brief illness2018.09.20USA/New YorkassistantShirley Day Smith, fixture among racing media, dies at 99
Polio2018.09.21Afghanistanone new caseNews Scan for Sep 21, 2018
Escherichia Coli2018.09.20USA/FloridapersonNews Scan for Sep 21, 2018
West Nile Virus2018.09.21USA/TennesseemosquitoesFourth West Nile Death Confirmed In Tennessee
Schistosomiasis2019.05Saint LuciaadultsNo Bilharzia Found Among Local Students 8-11 Years Old
Alphavirus2018.09.19SudancasesSudan: Chikungunya fever spreading in Sudan’s Nile basin
Influenza2018.09.21USA/FloridacaseDrink Your Orange Juice, Science Says So
Cholera2017.10.01Mexico46 confirmed casescholera (12)
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2018.09.21USA/New Yorkall the childrenDemocratic Republic of the Congo: 155 children left orphaned or separated from their parents in DRC’s latest Ebola outbreak
Rhinovirus2018.09.01-2018.09.21New Zealand (Aotearoa)Seven patientsMIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Cluster of Rhinovirus cases at Duchess of Kent Children’s Hospital
Gastroenteric Syndrome2018.09.01-2018.09.21New Zealand (Aotearoa)Nine patientsMIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Cluster of Rhinovirus cases at Duchess of Kent Children’s Hospital
West Nile Virus2018.09.09-2018.09.15RomaniaMost peopleRomania sees 215 cases of West Nile virus infection, 25 deaths this season
West Nile virus infection2018.09.09-2018.09.15RomaniacasesRomania sees 215 cases of West Nile virus infection, 25 deaths this season
African Swine Fever2018.09.21Chinatwo new casesChina reports first case of African swine fever Jilin province
Rhinovirus2018.09.01-2018.09.21Hong KongSeven patientsCluster of Rhinovirus cases at Duchess of Kent Children's Hospital
Gastroenteric Syndrome2018.09.01-2018.09.21Hong KongNine patientsCluster of Rhinovirus cases at Duchess of Kent Children's Hospital
Measles2018.09Moldovanine casesSpecialists confirm three new cases of measles in Moldova