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EpiCore RFIs: Suspected African Swine Fever in the Philippines
Aug 21, 2019 | Lauren Goodwin

On August 19, 2019, the HealthMap system was alerted to unusual pig mortality in the Philippines that was due to suspected African Swine Fever. While...

EpiCore RFIs: Gastrointestinal Illness in Philippines
Jul 20, 2019 | Lauren Goodwin

The HealthMap System was alerted to a media report of a food poisoning outbreak on a Imus City university campus. Forty-one students were...

Finally, A Vaccine Against Dengue?
Jan 5, 2016 | Colleen Nguyen

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), dengue is the “fastest spreading vector disease” in the world (1). Approximately half of the...

Filipino Province Eliminates Lymphatic Filariasis
Aug 22, 2011 | Jane Huston

On September 3, the WHO will officially declare the Compostela Valley province free of lymphatic filariasis (LF). Compostela Valley will be the first...