Disease

Covid-19

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

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African Swine Fever – Dominican Republic

African swine fever (ASF) has been confirmed in samples collected from pigs in the Dominican Republic, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Foreign Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory reports.

Lassa Fever – Liberia

Between 1 January and 18 July 2021, a total of 71 suspected cases were reported, of which 13 (18.3%) were confirmed, and 9 deaths among confirmed cases (CFR: 69%).

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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Yellow Fever – DR Congo

Two yellow fever cases in individuals from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) were confirmed by the WHO on 18 July.

Dengue Fever – Bangladesh

The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) in Bangladesh recorded an additional 143 new dengue cases on Tuesday as the surge in the mosquito borne disease continues in the country. This follows 123 cases reported on Monday and 105 on Sunday. A total of 1,954 patients have been diagnosed with dengue this year.

RSV – New Zealand

New Zealand is experiencing a respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) outbreak across the country. The numbers of cases started increasing sharply in early June and to date 3,232 cases have been reported through July 18, including the 689 cases reported that week.

Disease

Covid-19

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

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Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia health officials reported a new case of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in a 67-year-old man from Riyadh City. It is reported the man had contact with camels. This is the tenth MERS case of 2021 in the Kingdom and the 11th overall (one in the United Arab Emirates).

Yellow Fever – Brazil

The Government of Amapá confirmed Wednesday one death from yellow fever in the city of Macapá. In addition, in the municipality of Dona Emma, Santa Catarina state, two monkeys were found dead from yellow fever.

Disease

Covid-19

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

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Malaria – Nigeria

Nigerian health officials continue to report an increase in cholera cases across the country. In the week ending July 11, eight states and Federal Capital Territory (FCT) reported 1,885 suspected cases, including 31 deaths.

Disease

Covid-19

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

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Bird Flu – China

Hong Kong health authorities report monitoring three human cases of avian influenza A(H5N6) in the Mainland. One patient died.

Disease

Covid-19

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

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Legionnaires Disease – Michigan, USA

Michigan state and local health officials report investigating a recent increase in reports of Legionnaires’ disease. Between July 1 and July 14, 107 cases of Legionnaires’ disease have been reported in 25 counties.

Disease

Covid-19

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

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Dengue Fever – Philippines

The health office in Benguet province in Luzon island, Philippines reported a total of 483 dengue fever cases from January 1 to June 30 this year. This is nearly double the 255 cases during the same period last 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 – Nigeria

In 2017, Nigeria detected its first monkeypox case in 39 years. Since September 2017, Nigeria has been experiencing the largest monkeypox outbreak in the country’s history. The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported a total of 466 suspected monkeypox cases from 30 states.

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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Under-Reported Covid-19 Deaths

India has joined those countries allegedly under-reporting coif-19 deaths, with experts suggesting the actual death toll in India may be more then 2 500 000.

Legionnaires Disease – Germany

In Heilbronn District, in northern Baden-Württemberg, Germany, it is reported that five men and women have contracted Legionnaires’ disease and two have died.

Disease

Covid-19

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

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Tetanus – Dominican Republic

Health officials in the Dominican Republic have reported 19 tetanus cases so far this year, which has resulted in six fatalities, according to epidemiological surveillance.

Plague – Colorado, USA

According to a report in the Durango Herald today, local health officials say a sample of fleas collected in south central La Plata County has tested positive for Yersinia pestis, the bacterial agent of plague.

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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