Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes

Vietnam reports more than 3 dozen new cases, 3rd death

Vietnam reported more than three dozen new cases of the coronavirus on Saturday, while a third person died of COVID-19 complications a day after the country reported its first-ever death from the disease.

Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes

Israeli firm monitors sewers in fight against coronavirus

An Israeli company is monitoring coronavirus traces in a coastal city's sewers and hopes to deploy its technology more widely to provide early warning of future concentrations of the respiratory disease.

Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes

Kenya cholera death toll rises to 65

At least 65 people are confirmed to have died in a nearly five-month-old cholera outbreak in Kenya, with infections also continuing to rise in the capital Nairobi, health officials said Wednesday.