The childhood viral disease caused at least two baseball players from the Kansas City Royals to be sent home to recover, according to the ballclub.  Right fielder Alex Rios and reliever Kelvin Herrera...

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In the ever-growing Legionnaires’ disease outbreak affecting residents at the Illinois Veterans’ Home-Quincy, Illinois health officials today put the case count at 39, up ten from yesterday. In...

In a follow-up to the malaria outbreak in northern Uganda, which has been ongoing for some two months and health officials say things only seem to be getting worse. Local media report that the 10 districts...

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Detection of a new case of Ebola virus disease in Kambia, Sierra Leone after the country had marked almost three weeks of zero cases has set in motion the first ‘ring vaccination’ use of the experimental...

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Garcinia cambogia is an extremely popular “weight-loss” supplement in the US thanks in part to Dr. Oz, so much that one million Americans a month “google” the product. According...

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Bonduelle USA Inc. of Brockport, NY is recalling 9,335 cases of frozen corn because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes...

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Berkeley health officials announced Monday that a UC Berkeley student has been diagnosed with measles, prompting them to encourage Berkeley community members to make sure they and their children are...