The measles outbreak in the Solomon Islands has skyrocketed to more than 2,300 cases after a surge of 829 cases last week, according to a Solomon Star report today. This clearly follows a story two weeks...

There is at least 70 possible cases of leptospirosis under review in Guam, according to a Pacific News Center report. It appears the possible cases are linked to hikers who got lost in the Mt Schroeder...

With an increase in cases of dengue fever at 1500 percent over 2013 numbers, the Guangdong Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention say the the number has topped 10,000, according to a report...

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A patient with exposure to the Ebola virus in Sierra Leone has been transferred from an overseas location and admitted to the NIH Clinical Center for observation and to enroll in a clinical protocol. The...

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Fruits de Mer Madeleine Inc. is recalling Madeleine brand Tomalley Spread from the marketplace because it may permit the growth of Clostridium botulinum. This recall was triggered by the Canadian Food...

Two more people are hospitalized with hantavirus infection in Los Santos province of Panama, bringing the total cases to 62 this year, according to a La Prensa report (computer translated). The report...

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The Alabama Department of Public Health has investigated three cases of hepatitis A in Clarke County residents. Two of the cases involve people who have a history of international travel. Signs and symptoms...

Last week, a story circulated the world wide web about a Chinese man, whose love of sashimi and the quantity he consumed, left his body riddled with parasites. The story was presented on the Chinese news...

In a follow-up to the events in El Paso, TX, where hundreds of newborns may have been exposed to tuberculosis after a health care worker was confirmed as an active TB case, city health officials report...

The multistate outbreak of Salmonella Infantis, Salmonella Newport, or Salmonella Hadar has grown from 300 cases in early August to 344 as of September 23, 2014, according to the Centers for Disease...