The death toll in the ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has risen to 10.
A massive cholera epidemic in the coastal slums of West Africa is killing hundreds of people with thousands more infected.
Syphilis outbreak among porn actors in the California porn industry prompts calls for a halt to filming in the multi-billion dollar industry.
Epidemic of PRR [peste des petits ruminants] in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is a contagious viral disease that has killed tens of thousands of goats and sheep.
Botulism outbreak on a bird farm in Wyoming, USA. 2 700 pheasants have died in the past week.