Filth Diseases

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Table of Contents

  • Important Information
  • Cholera  
  • Hand, Foot and Mouth  
  • Hepatitis A  
  • Typhoid  
  • Typhus  
  • Worms

Important Information

Deposition of respiratory virus pathogens on frequently touched surfaces at airports – posted 10/3/18

https://files.acrobat.com/a/preview/a7b1a61f-e03e-45a3-9ee6-11e3dcab44ce

Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance Report 2017 – posted 10/3/18

https://files.acrobat.com/a/preview/8bd54080-6279-4c21-8f72-496a68ecd73e

 

Cholera

26 Dead in Angola Due to Cholera Outbreak – posted 8/22/18

http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32260&SEO=26-dead-in-angola-due-to-cholera-outbreak

 Cholera kills scores in DRC, Niger | News24 – posted 8/22/18

https://www.news24.com/Africa/News/cholera-kills-scores-in-drc-niger-20180816

 Cholera threats persists in West Africa’s Lake Chad Basin – Outbreak News Today – posted 8/22/18

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/cholera-threats-persists-west-africas-lake-chad-basin-59543/

Cross-border movements responsible for cholera spread – The East African – posted 8/22/18

http://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/scienceandhealth/Cross-border-movements-responsible-for-cholera-spread-uganda/3073694-4722516-7vhlg1z/index.html

Algeria confirms second death from cholera, epidemic spreading to new areas | GulfNews.com – posted 8/29/18

https://gulfnews.com/news/mena/algeria/algeria-confirms-second-death-from-cholera-epidemic-spreading-to-new-areas-1.2270735?utm_source=Global+Health+NOW+Main+List&utm_campaign=58627cca30-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_08_24_01_08&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8d0d062dbd-58627cca30-860291

Niger cholera outbreak top 2,000 cases – Outbreak News Today – posted 9/5/18

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/niger-cholera-outbreak-top-2000-cases-42128/

Cholera kills 5 people in Zim capital – report | News24 – posted 9/12/18

https://www.news24.com/Africa/Zimbabwe/cholera-kills-5-people-in-zim-capital-report-20180907

20 dead, 2,300 suspected cases as Zimbabwe cholera outbreak spreads – Outbreak News Today – posted 9/13/18

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/20-dead-2300-suspected-cases-zimbabwe-cholera-outbreak-spreads-66404/

Cholera outbreak has killed 55 in Niger: UN | News24 – posted 9/17/18

https://www.news24.com/Africa/News/cholera-outbreak-has-killed-55-in-niger-un-20180913

Zim: Cholera ‘spreading rapidly in capital Harare,’ says WHO | News24 – posted 9/17/18

https://www.news24.com/Africa/Zimbabwe/zim-cholera-spreading-rapidly-in-capital-harare-says-who-20180914

RSOE EDIS – Epidemic Hazard event in Jizan, Jizan Region, Saudi Arabia on September 17 2018 06:31 AM – cholera – posted 9/19/18

http://hisz.rsoe.hu/alertmap/database/?pageid=event_desc&edis_id=EH-20180917-64673-SAU

WHO | Cholera – Algeria – posted 9/19/18

http://www.who.int/csr/don/14-september-2018-cholera-algeria/en/

Zimbabwe cholera outbreak update: ‘Evolving rapidly and affecting mainly Harare City’ – Outbreak News Today – posted 9/19/18

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/zimbabwe-cholera-outbreak-update-evolving-rapidly-affecting-mainly-harare-city-10345/

Cholera outbreak: ‘We are living in fear…authorities are not doing enough,’ residents say | News24 – posted 9/22/18

https://www.news24.com/Africa/News/cholera-outbreak-we-are-living-in-fearauthorities-are-not-doing-enough-residents-say-20180921

Cholera kills 97 in Nigeria’s northeast | News24 – posted 9/24/18

https://www.news24.com/Africa/News/cholera-kills-97-in-nigerias-northeast-20180922

Zimbabwe merely ‘postpones’ cholera outbreak | News24 – posted 9/24/18

https://www.news24.com/Africa/Zimbabwe/zimbabwe-merely-postpones-cholera-outbreak-20180922

RSOE EDIS – Epidemic Hazard event in [State-wide], State of Yobe, Nigeria on September 22 2018 04:06 AM – Cholera – posted 10/3/18

http://hisz.rsoe.hu/alertmap/database/?pageid=event_desc&edis_id=EH-20180922-64736-NGA

Cholera outbreak in Nigeria′s northeast kills nearly 100 | News | DW | 22.09.2018 – posted 10/3/18

https://www.dw.com/en/cholera-outbreak-in-nigerias-northeast-kills-nearly-100/a-45600641

Cholera crisis signals deeper problems for Zimbabwe | News24 – posted 10/3/18

https://www.news24.com/Africa/Zimbabwe/cholera-crisis-signals-deeper-problems-for-zimbabwe-20180927

Cholera outbreak death toll rises to 48 in Zimbabwe – Outbreak News Today – posted 10/3/18

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/cholera-outbreak-death-toll-rises-48-zimbabwe-35054/

Zimbabwe in huge cholera vaccination drive after 49 deaths – posted 10/3/18

https://apnews.com/71a3608eb02f4cab8e9d42a67a95cf49

Niger cholera outbreak spreads to other regions of the country – Outbreak News Today – posted 10/10/18

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/niger-cholera-outbreak-spreads-to-other-regions-of-the-country-53474/

 

Hand, Foot and Mouth (Coxsackle Virus)

China – Kindergartens closing in Hangzhou due to “explosive” outbreak of herpangina and hand, foot and mouth disease, Zhejiang province – June 25, 2018 – FluTrackers News and Information

https://flutrackers.com/forum/forum/china-other-health-threats/china-emerging-diseases-other-health-threats/796028-china-kindergartens-closing-in-hangzhou-due-to-explosive-outbreak-of-herpangina-and-hand-foot-and-mouth-disease-zhejiang-province-june-25-2018

Singapore reports 23 percent increase in hand, foot and mouth disease in first half of 2018 – Outbreak News Today

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Hand Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD)
Image/shawn c
http://outbreaknewstoday.com/singapore-reports-23-percent-increase-hand-foot-mouth-disease-first-half-2018/

Viral illness that affects children spreading in Virginia, doctors warn – WAVY

https://www.wavy.com/news/health/viral-illness-that-affects-children-spreading-in-virginia-doctors-warn/1297399364

Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease cases up 28% in Malaysia this year – Outbreak News Today

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/hand-foot-mouth-disease-cases-28-malaysia-year-38850/

HFMD: Malacca records almost 50pct increase in cases

https://www.malaysiakini.com/news/435337

Mets’ Noah Syndergaard lands back on DL after catching bizarre virus | CBC Sports

https://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/mlb/new-york-mets-noah-syndergaard-dl-catching-virus-1.4757382

HFMD virus found on supermarket trolleys’ handlebars – Nation | The Star Online

https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2018/07/24/hfmd-virus-found-on-supermarket-trolleys-handlebars/

Malaysia hand, foot and mouth disease cases top 35,000; Prompts interagency cooperation – Outbreak News Today

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/malaysia-hand-foot-mouth-disease-cases-top-35000-prompts-interagency-cooperation-76531/

Hand, Mouth and Foot Disease cases on the rise, Vanderbilt doctor says | WBFF

http://foxbaltimore.com/news/nation-world/hand-mouth-and-foot-disease-cases-on-the-rise-vanderbilt-doctor-says

Malaysia reports HFMD fatality in Sarawak child – Outbreak News Today

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/malaysia-reports-hfmd-fatality-sarawak-child-17277/

Hand, foot and mouth disease cases up 127 percent in Malaysia – Outbreak News Today – posted 8/29/18

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/hand-foot-mouth-disease-cases-127-percent-malaysia-98449/

Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease Is Spreading Again | Patient Advice | US News – posted 9/22/18

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Hand, foot and mouth disease tends to be harder on kids than adults. (Getty Images)
https://health.usnews.com/health-care/patient-advice/articles/2018-09-19/hand-foot-and-mouth-disease-is-spreading-again?src=usn_fb

ProMED-mail post – Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease – Vietnam – posted 10/2/18

http://www.promedmail.org/direct.php?id=20180929.6059772

RSOE EDIS – Epidemic Hazard event in [State-wide], State of New York, USA on October 10 2018 04:18 AM – Hand, Foot and Mouth – posted 10/10/18

http://hisz.rsoe.hu/alertmap/database/?pageid=event_desc&edis_id=EH-20181010-64964-USA

Dublin toddler covered in horrific blisters and sores after allegedly getting disease at Spanish holiday resort – Dublin Live – posted 10/10/18

https://www.dublinlive.ie/news/dublin-news/dublin-toddler-covered-horrific-blisters-15251261

Dartmouth reports dozens of Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease cases in students – Outbreak News Today – posted 10/17/18

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/dartmouth-reports-dozens-hand-foot-mouth-disease-cases-students-13247/

 

Hepatitis A

Hepatitis A Outbreak in Kentucky is Not Over Yet

https://www.contagionlive.com/news/hepatitis-a-outbreak-in-kentucky-is-not-over-yet

West Virginia hepatitis A outbreak now at 700 cases – Outbreak News Today

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/west-virginia-hepatitis-outbreak-now-700-cases-16282/

Hepatitis A: West Virginia, Kentucky, Indiana and Michigan – Outbreak News Today – posted 8/16/18

 http://outbreaknewstoday.com/hepatitis-west-virginia-kentucky-indiana-michigan-60723/

Arkansas: Hepatitis A outbreak doubles since June – Outbreak News Today – posted 8/20/17

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/arkansas-hepatitis-outbreak-doubles-since-june-99933/

Hepatitis A Outbreak – Cabinet for Health and Family Services – posted 8/20/18

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https://chfs.ky.gov/agencies/dph/dehp/idb/Pages/Hepatitis%20A%20Outbreak.aspx

Nashville hepatitis A outbreak rises to 74 – Outbreak News Today – posted 8/22/18

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/nashville-hepatitis-outbreak-rises-74-34136/

Hepatitis A: Fifth Louisville resident dies amid outbreak – posted 8/22/18

https://www.courier-journal.com/story/news/2018/08/16/hepatitis-fifth-louisville-resident-dies-amid-outbreak/1006250002/

West Virginia hepatitis A outbreak tops 1000 cases, CDC assistance requested – Outbreak News Today – posted 8/26/18

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/west-virginia-hepatitis-outbreak-tops-1000-cases-cdc-assistance-requested-90720/

Nashville hepatitis A update – Outbreak News Today – posted 8/28/18

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/nashville-hepatitis-update-30452/

Nashville hepatitis A outbreak tops 100 cases – Outbreak News Today – posted 9/17/18

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/nashville-hepatitis-outbreak-tops-100-cases-44814/

Massachusetts Public Health Alert issued over hepatitis A outbreak – Outbreak News Today – posted 9/25/18

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/massachusetts-public-health-alert-issued-hepatitis-outbreak-17549/

Hepatitis E (Rat)

Rat hepatitis E virus can cause disease in humans: Hong Kong researchers – Outbreak News Today – posted 10/3/18

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/rat-hepatitis-e-virus-can-cause-disease-humans-hong-kong-researchers-76719/

 

Typhoid

Pakistan Is Racing to Combat the World’s First Extensively Drug-Resistant Typhoid Outbreak – Scientific American

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/pakistan-is-racing-to-combat-the-worlds-first-extensively-drug-resistant-typhoid-outbreak/

RSOE EDIS – Epidemic event in [Nation-wide], El Salvador on June 29 2018 04:07 AM – Typhoid

http://hisz.rsoe.hu/alertmap/database/?pageid=event_desc&edis_id=EP-20180629-63702-SLV

Pakistan travel warning issued due to extensively drug-resistant (XDR) typhoid fever – Outbreak News Today

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/pakistan-travel-warning-issued-due-extensively-drug-resistant-xdr-typhoid-fever-18895/

‘Frightening’ drug-resistant strain of typhoid spreads in Pakistan | Science | AAAS

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Sewage seeping into drinking water in Karachi, Pakistan,  likely helped spread bacteria that cause extensively drug-resistant typhoid.
Ashraf Khan/IRIN

Typhoid fever case at Massachusetts day care – News – telegram.com – Worcester, MA

http://www.telegram.com/news/20180510/typhoid-fever-case-at-massachusetts-day-care

El Salvador reports typhoid epidemic, hundreds of suspected cases – Outbreak News Today

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 http://outbreaknewstoday.com/el-salvador-reports-typhoid-epidemic-hundreds-suspected-cases-44915/

Malawi advised to quickly adopt new typhoid vaccine – Outbreak News Today

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Malawi/CIA
http://outbreaknewstoday.com/malawi-advised-quickly-adopt-new-typhoid-vaccine-83809/

Typhoid cases up in El Salvador in 2018 – Outbreak News Today

El-Salvador     Image/Robert Herriman
http://outbreaknewstoday.com/typhoid-cases-el-salvador-2018/

Five killed, 350 hospitalized as typhoid outbreak spreads in Zimbabwe – Outbreak News Today – posted 8/22/18

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/five-killed-350-hospitalized-typhoid-outbreak-spreads-zimbabwe-85682/

Outbreak of drug-resistant typhoid triggers level two alert | Top Story | thenews.com.pk | Karachi – posted 8/22/18

https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/354321-outbreak-of-drug-resistant-typhoid-triggers-level-two-alert

Typhoid death toll rises to 8 in Gweru City – Outbreak News Today – posted 8/22/18

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/typhoid-death-toll-rises-8-gweru-city-57961/

Typhoid cases soar in Woraiyur | Trichy News – Times of India – posted 10/10/18

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/trichy/typhoid-cases-soar-in-woraiyur/articleshow/66103002.cms

 

Typhus

San Diego: Typhus reported in North Park woman, prompts health warning – Outbreak News Today

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/san-diego-typhus-reported-north-park-woman-prompts-health-warning-88870/

Typhus hospitalization prompts flea warning in San Diego County – The San Diego Union-Tribune

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/health/sd-no-typhus-warning-20180601-story.html

RSOE EDIS – Epidemic Hazard event in [Serchhip District], Thenzawl, State of Mizoram, India on July 05 2018 06:51 PM – Typhus

http://hisz.rsoe.hu/alertmap/database/?pageid=event_desc&edis_id=EH-20180705-63782-IND

Number of typhus cases growing in Galveston County

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Pediculus humanus corporis, the human body louse (Courtesy: CDC)
https://www.ksat.com/news/number-of-typhus-cases-growing-in-galveston-county?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=snd&utm_content=ksat12

Nepal: More than 100 scrub typhus cases reported – Outbreak News Today – posted 8/22/18

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/nepal-100-scrub-typhus-cases-reported-39515/

India: Dozens of scrub typhus cases reported in Delhi hospitals this summer – Outbreak News Today – posted 9/13/18

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/india-dozens-scrub-typhus-cases-reported-delhi-hospitals-summer-48930/

 

Worms

A new zoonotic disease emerges in southern Ontario | Office of Research – new tapeworm

https://www.uoguelph.ca/research/article/new-zoonotic-disease-emerges-southern-ontario

A Work That Can Really Get Under Your Skin – From NPR News

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The New England Journal of Medicine uses selfies in a paper describing a parasitic worm called Dirofilaria repens. The paper says a Moscow woman visited a rural area and was bitten by mosquitoes. She soon noticed a nodule moving around her face, which she documented with the above photos. The paper says a physician used a forceps to remove the worm (also shown above).
New England Journal of Medicine
A Worm That Can Really, Really Get Under Your Skin https://n.pr/2JZQcSt

New dysentery and bilharzia outbreaks around Zambian capital – Outbreak News Today

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/new-dysentery-bilharzia-outbreaks-around-zambian-capital-16291/

Bilharzia

http://www.escargot.ch/personel/schisto.htm

Parasitic infection, Strongyloidiasis, may be infecting up to 60 percent in remote northern Australia – Outbreak News Today

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Image/CDC
http://outbreaknewstoday.com/parasitic-infection-strongyloidiasis-may-infecting-60-percent-remote-northern-australia-38957/

Creepy Dreadful Wonderful Parasites: Answer to Case 499

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https://parasitewonders.blogspot.com/2018/06/answer-to-case-499.html

Ascariasis: Causes, symptoms, and treatment

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/322340.php

Parasite in woman’s spine causes tingling sensation, trouble walking

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https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2018/07/13/tapeworm-parasite-womans-spine-causes-tingling-sensation/781931002/

Schistosomiasis outbreak in Myanmar – Outbreak News Today

mymar    Myanmar Image/CIA
http://outbreaknewstoday.com/schistosomiasis-outbreak-myanmar-54962/

Teen Infected By Hookworms After Being Buried In Beach Sand « CBS Baltimore

https://baltimore.cbslocal.com/2018/07/26/teen-hookworms-beach-sand/

They ate raw centipedes — and then the headaches began – CNN

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https://www.cnn.com/2018/07/31/health/rat-lungworm-centipedes-study/index.html?utm_term=link&utm_medium=social&utm_content=2018-07-31T19%3A30%3A08&utm_source=fbCNN

Myanmar: Hundreds of schistosomiasis cases reported in ongoing outbreak

https://www.garda.com/crisis24/news-alerts/140501/myanmar-hundreds-of-schistosomiasis-cases-reported-in-ongoing-outbreak

Guinea worm outbreak dashes hopes of elimination in South Sudan – posted 8/12/18

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/0/guinea-worm-outbreak-dashes-hopes-elimination-south-sudan/amp/

East Hawaii toddler diagnosed with rat lungworm – Hawaii Tribune-Herald – posted 8/20/18

http://www.hawaiitribune-herald.com/2018/08/17/hawaii-news/east-hawaii-toddler-diagnosed-with-rat-lungworm/

Texas among 8 states with rat lungworm infection cases, CDC says – posted 8/22/18

https://www.elpasotimes.com/story/news/2018/08/03/rat-lungworm-parasite-infection-human-cases/901409002/

Guinea worm infection reported in Angola: WHO – Outbreak News Today – posted 8/22/18

http://outbreaknewstoday.com/guinea-worm-infection-reported-angola-94698/

Stomach-churning moment doctor removes 15cm-long parasitic worm from man’s eye – Mirror Online – posted 10/17/18

https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/stomach-churning-moment-doctor-removes-13395652