Médecins Sans Frontières said on Thursday, September 21 that an immediate scale-up of humanitarian aid in Bangladesh is required to prevent a public...
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The World Health Organization warns that the growing threat of resistance to HIV drugs could undermine global progress in treating the virus
In the 13 weeks since April 27, 362,545 suspected cholera cases and 1,817 deaths from cholera have been reported in Yemen
Aid agencies are racing to halt the cholera outbreak in Yemen, as the disease continues to spread through the country while clean water and medicine remain out...
Congo authorises use of unlicensed Ebola vaccine as lab tests confirm case numbers lower than feared
Democratic Republic of the Congo's health ministry has approved the use of a new Ebola vaccine as WHO says lab test show case numbers lower than feared
The World Health Organization has warned that the current outbreak of cholera in Yemen is spreading with unprecedented speed. On Friday, May 19, WHO estimated...
In Yemen, 115 people died of cholera since April 27. ICRC operations director Dominik Stillhart warned "the humanitarian situation in Yemen is catastrophic"
Two new suspected cases of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Congo bring the total number of suspected infections to 21, the WHO said
WHO said 12 people have died in Liberia from an unexplained illness since April 25. Samples analysed have tested negative for Ebola and Lassa fever.
The World Health Organization says reports from several countries suggest that sexual transmission of the Zika virus is more common than previously thought.