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Imported, or travel associated Zika virus cases have been reported in more than 100 people in the United States to date, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) update Thursday. As...

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The investigation into the multistate outbreak of Listeriosis linked to packaged salads produced at Springfield, Ohio Dole Processing Facility has grown to 18 cases with the addition of two cases from...

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Federal health officials and Wisconsin and Minnesota public health are investigating a multistate outbreak of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O157 (STEC O157). To date, nine people infected with...

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Florida health officials reported on three new confirmed Zika cases, one in Orange County and two in Miami-Dade County. This brings the state total to 35. Of the travel-related cases confirmed in Florida,...

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The Japanese Health Ministry announced Wednesday an imported Zika virus infection case in Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture, according to a news release (computer translated). The male teenager patient, who...

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Health officials in Colombia are reporting a possible (unconfirmed) case of microcephaly in a aborted fetus in the city of Popayan in southwest Colombia, according to South American media (computer translated). The...

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The World Health Organization (WHO) acknowledges that the current Zika virus epidemic has raised questions as to whether transmission can also occur during breastfeeding. Today, the UN health agency has...

Collaboration between two Texas Medical Center institutions has resulted in today’s release of the country’s first hospital-based rapid tests for the Zika virus. Pathologists and clinical laboratory...

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The Oregon Health Authority Public Health Division, collaborating with the Lincoln County Health & Human Services and the Oregon Department of Agriculture are investigating an outbreak of norovirus...

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The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment received the first confirmation of Zika virus fever in St Vincent and the Grenadines from the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) late yesterday...