Listeriosis cases on the decline

2018-05-17 20:34

The National Institute for Communicable Diseases says a total of 64 cases have been reported since March 5, 2018.

More than 400 newborn babies infected with listeriosis: NICD

2018-04-11 14:31

The National Institute for Communicable Diseases has reported that 412 of the 973 laboratory-confirmed listeriosis cases are babies less than 28 days old.

Deadly disease outbreak in KZN ‘under control’

2015-07-13 15:08

There have been no new cases of diphtheria confirmed in Kwazulu-Natal in more than a month - raising hopes that the life-threatening respiratory disease will be wiped out.

No Ebola in SA - NICD

2014-08-01 11:52

There are no cases of Ebola in South Africa, the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) says.

No malaria outbreak in Joburg - NICD

2014-01-24 11:10

There is no malaria outbreak in parts of Johannesburg despite two people contracting it, the National Institute for Communicable Diseases says.


50 new cases of listeriosis reported since product recall

2018-04-23 15:54

Fifty new cases of listeriosis have been reported since affected food products were recalled on March 4.

Fochville mom's malaria death likely from 'travelling mosquito'

2016-04-20 13:18

Health officials believe that the death of a Fochville woman from malaria, and two other cases in the area, were probably caused by a mosquito which had been brought in from a malaria area.

Ebola test on man who died on ship docked in Durban

2014-09-12 08:08

Tests have been carried out on a sailor who died on a container ship docked in Durban to confirm that he did not die from Ebola.

No cholera in Bloemhof - NICD

2014-06-02 09:20

The National Institute for Communicable Diseases says tests done to check for cholera in Bloemhoft have come back negative.

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