‘HIV Self-Testing Program’ receives wide usage: Taiwan CDC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The "HIV Self-Testing Program" initiated by Taiwan CDC has served 7,771 people since December 2018, the center said in a news release in February. According to the...

Taiwan CDC confirms 4 new measles cases, making total 27 so far in 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Center for Disease Control on Monday, March 4 stated that four more cases of measles have been confirmed in the country, bringing the total to 27 cases so f...

Flu still at peak season in Taiwan: CDC

The flu season in Taiwan is still at a peak, with eight flu-related deaths reported last week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Tuesday. During the Feb. 2-10 Lunar New Year...

Taiwan CDC: 7 new deaths as a result of flu infections

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Centers for Disease Control (CDC) announced today seven more people have died this season due to flu-related complications. One of the seven was a four-year-old girl wh...

Taiwan CDC: new AIDS infections in Taiwan drop 21% year over year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (Taiwan CDC) said in a news release on Nov. 30 that as of Nov. 29 this year, the number of AIDS infections in Taiwan was 37,747, of which 1,8...

Two have died so far in this year's flu season: Taiwan CDC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Health and Welfare’s Centers for Disease Control (CDC) announced today that two people have died since flu season began this year. An eight-year-o...

Taiwan CDC issues travel warning due to rubella outbreak in Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Japan is a popular destination for many Taiwanese in the autumn months but Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has put out a travel warning this year due to an increase in r...

Taiwan CDC urges the public to get a flu shot before flu season reaches its peak

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—With flu season approaching, Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (Taiwan CDC) held an event on Oct. 15 to urge the public to get a flu shot as soon as possible, according to ...

Taiwan CDC urges the public to get flu shots beginning Oct 15

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The government-funded seasonal influenza vaccination campaign will kick off on Oct 15, according to a news release posted by Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (Taiwan CDC) on it...

Number of new HIV infections decreases by 26% YoY as of July 31: Taiwan CDC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (Taiwan CDC) said in a press release last week that the number of new HIV infections in Taiwan was 1,156 as of July 31, 2018, which is a 2...

Public urged to take precautions as Taiwan CDC confirms 7 new Japanese encephalitis cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (Taiwan CDC) on Tuesday (June 12) announced that seven new Japanese encephalitis cases have been confirmed in Taiwan. The new cases incl...

Taiwan CDC announces this year’s first death from severe enterovirus infection in newborn 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—On June 5, 2018, the Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (Taiwan CDC) announced the first death from severe enterovirus infection in a newborn boy who resided in eastern Taiw...

Taiwan CDC advises public to heighten vigilance for measles as this year’s 8th imported case confirmed

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--On May 22, the Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (Taiwan CDC) announced this year’s eighth imported measles case in a 30-year-old male who resides in northern Taiwan. D...

Taiwan CDC confirms 2 new cases of enterovirus infection with severe complications

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Two new cases of enterovirus infection with severe complications have been confirmed in Taiwan, according to a press release of the Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (Taiwan CDC...

This year’s first Japanese encephalitis case in Taiwan confirmed 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—As Taiwan confirmed this year’s first Japanese encephalitis case on Monday, the Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (Taiwan CDC) urged the public to heighten vigilance,...