U.S. Senator Rand Paul today introduced the Life at Conception Act. The legislation would implement equal protection under the 14th Amendment for the right to life of each born and unborn human. The Life...

The New York State Department of Health (DOH) announced Friday that three individuals who recently traveled to areas outside of the United States where Zika virus transmission is ongoing have tested positive...

According to the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH), the heart of winter is bringing an expected but unwelcome visitor to the state: norovirus. Cody Loveland, WDH surveillance epidemiologist, said norovirus...

Thailand Sunday confirmed Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS CoV) disease in a traveler, the second such case in the country in the last seven months, as WHO cautioned other member states...

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In a follow-up to my interview last week about Clostridium difficile, Rodrigo Muñoz, a Clinical Outreach Associate and Princeton Project 55 Fellow with the Massachusetts-based non profit stool bank,...

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The World Health Organization (WHO)/ Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) believe that the Zika virus will continue it’s spread throughout the countries and territories of the Americas (the one’s...

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An Outbreak Response Team was activated in Gauteng province, South Africa after at least four cases of typhoid fever were reported in Johannesburg this month. The cases were identified in the Hillbrow,...

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Health officials in Costa Rica are reporting an outbreak of hepatitis A in the canton, or municipality of Aserri in San Jose province, according to Costa Rican Times report yesterday. The report notes...

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British health officials say three travelers to South America have contracted the Zika virus to date since the virus established local transmission in the America’s in 2015. According to health...

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The first dengue-related fatality of 2016 was reported in the island city-state of Singapore on Friday, according to officials with the Ministry of Health (MOH) and the National Environment Agency (NEA). The...