Recent Disease Incidents

Automatically extracted from MediSys news items by PULS (University of Helsinki, Finland)
 
DiseaseTimeLocationStatusCasesDescription
Coronavirus2020.01Thailand42 casesNew coronavirus infection in Thailand takes tally to 42
Coronavirus2020.02.28Australiasixth casepolitics Aussies need to calm coronavirus panic Australians aren't to panic over the coronavirus with the Commonwealth activating its emergency response plan ahead of a possible global pandemic declaration.
Coronavirus2020.02.23-2020.02.29USA/CaliforniacaseCoronavirus Oregon confirms community transmission of coronavirus Justin Boggs 10:30 PM, Feb 28, 2020
Coronavirus2020.02.28USA/UtahpatientIntermountain Medical Center to treat Utah man who has the coronavirus
Coronavirus2020.02.28USAthird caseAFP - Health-virus-US-Oregon lead
Coronavirus2020.02.28USA/OregoncaseCoronavirus Oregon confirms community transmission of coronavirus Justin Boggs 7:30 PM, Feb 28, 2020
infections2020.02.29ChinaOne personCOVID-19: China reports 47 more deaths
Coronavirus2020.02.29South KoreaThree womenLatest 1 hour ago South Korea coronavirus cases spike to 2,931
Coronavirus2020.02.28Chinajust four new casesMainland China, excluding Hubei, reports lowest new daily virus infections
Coronavirus2020.02.28UKmanCoronavirus: Hunt for source of UK-infected case
Coronavirus2020.02.28JapanBritish manCoronavirus quarantine patient David Abel dances to 'I've had the time of my life'
Coronavirus2020.02.28New Zealand (Aotearoa)personCoronavirus: Kiwis urged not to stockpile at supermarkets
Coronavirus2020.02.28North Koreaany casesKCNA: Kim Guides Military Drills, Warns 'Serious Consequences' if Virus Breaks Out
Coronavirus2020.02.28Costa RicawomanSecond case of unexplained coronavirus appears in California, raising fears of community infection
Coronavirus2020.02.28USA/Nevadaconfirmed caseGoogle Cancels Major Conference Over Coronavirus Risk TAKING PRECAUTIONS A spokesman for the company said the event “would have brought thousands of employees together from across two continents.”
Influenza2020.02.25Vanuatuthree membersVanuatu denies entry to cruise ship following influenza diagnoses
Coronavirus2020.02.28Italy21 patientsItaly's total coronavirus cases hit 888, death toll at 21
Coronavirus2020.02.29Nigeriafirst caseWorst fears confirmed as virus arrives in Nigeria
Coronavirus2020.02.28USA/Georgiaany potential coronavirus casesGeorgia governor creates coronavirus task force
Coronavirus2020.02.28Mexicotwo confirmed casesMexico confirms first 2 cases of coronavirus
Coronavirus2020.02.28Pakistanfirst two coronavirus casesPakistan halts Iran flights to prevent virus spread
Coronavirus2020.02.29SwitzerlandemployeeCarnivals, cars, concerts: Swiss crack down on virus
Coronavirus2020.02.28BrazilmanPhotos: How coronavirus is disrupting everyday life around the world
Coronavirus2020.02.26New Zealandcoronavirus patientCoronavirus: Emirates' 'enhanced cleaning procedures' for aircraft carrying infected passengers
Coronavirus2020.02.28Hong KongpeopleParis Live, Friday 28 February 2020
Coronavirus2020.02CanadapatientPublic health agency warns stronger COVID-19 protections could drain supplies
disease2020.02.28UKfirst confirmed casesGeneva motor show cancelled due to coronavirus
Coronavirus2020.02.28USA/Floridacoronavirus patientsUF Health in Jacksonville is ready should people be tested for coronavirus
Coronavirus2020.02.27London/UKtwo patientsLondon Marathon 2020: Organisers ‘closely monitoring’ coronavirus spread as disease wreaks havoc on sporting fixtures
Coronavirus2020.02.28Iraneight new deathsMedia Reports Over 210 Coronavirus Deaths In Iran Amid Ministry Denial
Coronavirus2020.02.28Greecepossible coronavirus caseFerryboat with suspect coronavirus case docks at Patra port
infections2020.02.28ItalyThree individualsRoundup: COVID-19 cases rise to 888 in Italy, 21 dead
Coronavirus2020.02.28Omantwo Italian staff membersCyclists Await Test Results After Coronavirus Hits UAE Tour
Coronavirus2020.02.28Lebanoncountry's fourth caseLebanon closes schools until March 8 to curb coronavirus spread
Coronavirus2020.02.28Germanyfurther casesGermany enacts new health security measures against coronavirus infections
Polio--IndiaThree casesPAKISTAN - Three More Cases Of Polio Reported In Pakistan
H1N12020India14 deathsINDIA - Swine Flu Death Toll Highest In Uttar Pradesh
Coronavirus2020.02USA/WisconsinDane County residentOnly confirmed coronavirus patient in Wisconsin released from isolation
Influenza2020.02.23-2020.03.01USAthree tragic flu-associated pediatric deathsRecord-Breaking Total Number Of Flu Cases Reported In New York
Influenza2020.02.22USA/New York10,520 new casesRecord-Breaking Total Number Of Flu Cases Reported In New York
Coronavirus2020.02.27Iraqconfirmed coronavirus casesIraq Confirms 6Th Coronavirus Case
Coronavirus2020.02.28Kuwaittwo more casesKuwait to check visiting ships for coronavirus, evacuate citizens from Thailand
infections2020.02.26Germanythree new casesCoronavirus: Germany reports 8 new infection cases
Coronavirus2020.02.27DenmarkmanDenmark confirms first coronavirus case in man returning from holiday in Italy
Coronavirus2020.02.26Latin America61-year-old manBrazil confirms first case of novel coronavirus
Coronavirus2020.02.27United Arab EmiratesTwo casesChris Froome among riders being tested for coronavirus at cancelled UAE Tour
Coronavirus2020.02.28USA/IndianaHIV outbreakPence's new coronavirus role raises questions about his public health record February 28, 2020 1:55 a.m. By Miles Parks During Pence's governorship, an HIV outbreak occurred that some health experts say could have been prevented or lessened with a better response.
Coronavirus2020.02.27Franceconfirmed casesFrance: Number of coronavirus cases more than doubles
small clusters2020.02.27South Korea49 cases869,000 sign petition calling for Moon to be impeached
infections2020.02.27South Korea284 new cases869,000 sign petition calling for Moon to be impeached