The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) confirms that a fourth horse from Isle of Wight County has tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). The...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Agriculture Victoria is responding to an outbreak of Avian influenza H7N7 at a free-range egg farm, at Lethbridge in Victoria. Avian influenza...

Working together, researchers at McMaster University and the University of Waterloo are searching for how the SARS-CoV-2 virus infects the lungs – and they’re challenging...

A new study in Nucleic Acids Research, published by Oxford University Press, suggests a possible effective treatment strategy for patients suffering from prion disease. Prion disease...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Ebola The Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak in Équateur Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo, continues to see rising numbers of confirmed...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In July 2020, 117 cases of rabies in animals were recorded, according to the Federal State Budgetary Institution, the Rosselkhoznadzor publication Veterinary...

The World Health Organization (WHO) previously stated “To date there has been no information nor evidence to suggest that the new coronavirus could be transmitted by mosquitoes”. Now...

In a recent Op-Ed, Pacific Research Institute President, Sally Pipes asked–Will COVID-19 launch an epidemic of cancer as the pandemic stay-at-home orders have caused patients...

Kroger announced the recall of 17 cheese dips this week due to the potential of salmonella contamination. The affected products have onions as an ingredient that may be tainted with...

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Summer is Lyme disease season. It’s a disease that afflicts as many as 400,000 Americans every year and can lead to a number of serious, life-threatening problems if not caught early....

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Peru health officials have reported a 263% increase in dengue fever cases during the first 30 weeks of 2020 compared to the same period last year....

A large proportion of UK healthcare workers may already have been infected with Covid-19, according to new research led by the University of East Anglia in collaboration with University...