Center for Communicable Diseases and AIDS

Number of tick-borne encephalitis cases in Lithuania reaches highest level in Europe

The number of cases of tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) in Lithuania has reached the highest level in Europe, the latest figures from the Center for...

MPs want only children vaccinated against measles in kindergartens

A group of Lithuanian lawmakers, representing the opposition conservative Homeland Union – Lithuanian Christian Democrats and the social democrats,...

Number of registered new HIV cases falls in Lithuanian this year

Eighty-eight persons, including 69 men and 19 women, were diagnosed with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in Lithuania in January through July this...

No Vibrio bacteria found in Lithuania

Tests have found no Vibrio bacteria, causing diarrhea and infections, in the Baltic Sea water in Lithuania's port of Klaipėda after the country's Center...

Listeria-tainted frozen vegetables removed from market in Lithuania

Listeria-tainted frozen vegetables, produced by Polish company Greenyard Frozen Poland, are being removed from the Lithuanian market. Vegetable mixes were...