Marshall Islands: Mumps outbreak in Majuro

The Marshall Islands Health Department reports that mumps may have infected up to 3,000 people since March, according to a local media account, making it the largest outbreak reported in decades. According to the Marianas Variety report, the official number of confirmed and probable cases is now 1,033 since March; however, health officials warn the true […] The post Marshall Islands: Mumps outbreak in Majuro appeared first on Outbreak News Today….

June 20, 2017
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Typhoid: Cases confirmed in Palmerston North, linked to Auckland outbreak

Officials with Palmerston North Hospital, located on the North Island of New Zealand have confirmed a case of typhoid in a child and there are links to the recent Auckland outbreak. Medical Officer of Health Dr Patrick O’Connor says: “We tested the patient last week after they were admitted with bacteremia (a blood infection), and have […] The post Typhoid: Cases confirmed in Palmerston North, linked to Auckland outbreak appeared first…

May 25, 2017
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Auckland: New measles case reported, Mumps update

Measles The Auckland Regional Public Health Service has been notified of a new case of measles from recent travel overseas, and requests people watch for symptoms of measles if they have been to the following public places at the same times as the infected person. Westfield Mall Albany Sunday 7 May, 5.20pm to 6pm Hobsonville […] The post Auckland: New measles case reported, Mumps update appeared first on Outbreak News…

May 21, 2017
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