Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Monkeypox

New York City, USA – According to the New York City Department of Health, as of July 5, 111 people in the city have tested positive for monkeypox.

Peru – Health authorities have confirmed 12 new cases of monkeypox, bringing the total to 15 in the country.

Alberta, Canada – A total of 8 adult cases of monkeypox have now been identified in Alberta.

Florida, USA – The Florida Department of Health has reported four confirmed/probable monkeypox cases in the Tampa Bay area as of July 4. To date, 63 total cases have been reported in the state from 10 counties.

Malaria – Costa Rica

The Costa Rica Ministry of Health reported last week that from Jan. 1 to June 18 this year, 256 cases of malaria have been recorded.

Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Monkeypox

Brazil – The Ministry of Health reported Sunday that, so far, 76 cases of monkeypox have been confirmed across the country.

Virginia, USA – The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) announced the total monkeypox cases in the state has risen to 13.

Minnesota, USA – The Minnesota Department of Health identified additional cases of monkeypox virus in Minnesota residents, for a total of six cases.

Ebola – DR Congo

For the third time since 2018, Equateur Province in the northwest Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has seen an Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) declared and later declared over. Today, country officials declared the end of the Ebola outbreak that erupted less than three months ago in Mbandaka.

Diphtheria – Australia

The North Coast Public Health Unit in northern New South Wales (NSW) has reported two cases of the vaccine-preventable disease, diphtheria in two children.

Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Dengue Fever – El Salvador

The El Salvador Ministry of Health (MINSAL) reported 8,748 suspected cases of dengue through June 18, the highest number of cases in the last seven years.

Dengue Fever – Philippines

Health authorities in the Western Visayas of the Philippines report 1,174 dengue cases, including four deaths during the first six months of 2022.

Disease

Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever – Iraq

The Iraqi Ministry of Health announced on Thursday that the number of confirmed Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever cases has increased to 225 from 208 cases last week.

Plague – DR Congo

On 04 April 2022, the Provincial Health Division (DPS) of the province of Ituri declared a resurgence of the Bubonic Plague epidemic in the health zone of Rethy, in the territory of Djugu. From 27 Mar 2022 to 26 Jun 2022, 91 days of the epidemic, the health zone of Rethy, located in Djugu territory, Ituri Province, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), continues to report plague cases. A total of 351 suspected cases of plague have been reported, representing an attack rate of 0.14% with 5 deaths (case fatality rate 1.4%).

Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Haemorrhagic fever – Argentina

The Government of Córdoba, in south-central Argentina announced this week two people have contracted Argentine haemorrhagic fever.

Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Anthrax – India

Several wild boars have died in Kerala’s Athirappilly forest region in the last few days due to an anthrax outbreak.

Monkeypox – Nigeria

Officials reported an additional 21 confirmed cases the week ending June 25. This bring the country total to 62 since the beginning of the year.

Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Monkeypox

Portugal – The Directorate-General for Health (DGS) confirms 18 more cases of human infection with the Monkeypox virus in Portugal, with a total of 391 cases so far.

Spain – Spain has received this Tuesday the first 5,300 doses of the Jynneos vaccine against Monkeypox as confirmed cases reach 1 100.

France – According to Sante Publique France, as of June 28, 2022, 440 cases have been confirmed, with the first case confirmed in a child.

Bird Flu – Guinea

Guinea has culled around 200,000 poultry at risk of being contaminated with the highly pathogenic H5N1 avian influenza, commonly known as bird flu. The West African country reported its first six outbreaks of bird flu on June 7 that killed a total of 120,478 poultry.

Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Monkeypox – Africa

Since the beginning of 2022, 1,715 cases (1,636 suspected; 79 confirmed) and 73 deaths (CFR: 4.3%) of monkeypox have been reported from eight endemic and two non-endemic African Union (AU) Member States (MS), according to the African CDC today.

Disease

Dengue Fever – Vietnam

From the beginning of the year through June 24, Vietnam had recorded about 77,000 cases of dengue fever. This number increased by more than 10,000 cases compared to the previous week. There have been 30 deaths from dengue fever.

Disease

Monkeypox

Germany – Cases of monkeypox were first identified in Germany in May 2022. As of June 24, 2022, there were 676 monkeypox cases from 14 federal states.

Flooding-Related Illness – Bangladesh

Flash floods have wreaked havoc in parts of Bangladesh. According to UNICEF, 3.5 million children need clean drinking water amid diarrhoea cases being reported. 2,700 Diarrhoea cases were reported this week.

Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Monkeypox

Taiwan – The Taiwan Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced today the first confirmed case of imported monkeypox. The case is a man in his 20s from southern Taiwan who went to study in Germany from January to June this year.

Brazil – Brazil currently registers a total of 17 confirmed cases of monkeypox – 11 in São Paulo, two in Rio Grande do Sul and four in Rio de Janeiro. Another ten cases are still under investigation.

Colombia – The Colombia Ministry of Health confirm three cases of monkeypox in the national territory.

Florida, USA – According to the latest data from the Florida Department of Health through June 24, 25 monkeypox cases have been reported from eight counties.

North Carolina, USA – The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services has reported the first case of monkeypox virus infection in a North Carolina resident

Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever – Iraq

In a follow-up on the Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) outbreak in Iraq this year, the Ministry of Health announced Friday that the total number of hemorrhagic fever cases has risen to 208.

Anthrax – Mongolia

According to a Xinhua report this week, a human anthrax case has been reported in Uvs province in western Mongolia. The case is a 37-year-old nomadic herder from Undurkhangai soum of the province.

Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Monkeypox

South Africa – The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) in South Africa confirms that a case of monkeypox has been identified through laboratory testing at the NICD on Wednesday, 22 June 2022. The case involves a 30-year-old male residing in the Gauteng province. He reports no recent travel history.

New York City, USA – The New York City Health Department reports today that 30 people in New York City have tested positive for orthopoxvirus. All cases are likely monkeypox.

Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Dengue Fever – Philippines

In a follow-up on the dengue fever situation in the Philippines, the Department of Health reported Wednesday that through June 4 this year, the number of dengue fever cases reported nationwide comes in at 39,705. This is 31 percent higher compared to the same period in 2021. IN addition, there were 202 dengue related deaths.

Monkeypox

France – According to Public Health France, as of June 21, 277 confirmed cases of monkeypox have been reported in France: the majority (195) in Ile-de-France.

Poliovirus – London, England

Health authorities have found poliovirus in sewage samples collected from the London Beckton Sewage Treatment Works. Investigations are underway after the several closely-related viruses which were found in sewage samples taken between February and May. The virus has continued to evolve and is now classified as a ‘vaccine-derived’ poliovirus type 2 (VDPV2), which on rare occasions can cause serious illness, such as paralysis, in people who are not fully vaccinated. The last case of wild polio contracted in the UK was confirmed in 1984. The UK was declared polio-free in 2003.

Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Monkeypox

Singapore – The Singapore Ministry of Health (MOH) has confirmed one imported case of monkeypox infection. The patient is a 42-year-old male British national who works as a flight attendant.

Houston, Texas, USA – This past Saturday, the Houston Health Department announced a confirmed monkeypox infection in a Houston resident with recent international travel.