In an update on the multistate outbreak of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O157:H7 (STEC O157:H7) infections linked to I.M. Healthy brand SoyNut Butter products, the Centers fro Disease Control...

The number of cholera cases reported by the Ministry of Health in Somalia has reached a cumulative 17 211 cases and 388 deaths with a case fatality rate of 2.25%, which is nearly 4 times as many as were...

During the first twelve weeks of 2016, Malaysia health officials reported more than 35,000 dengue fever cases. A look at the number of dengue cases during the same period this year, we see roughly a...

Recently, the Pepperdine Health Center reported and advised students on increased numbers of norovirus cases in Southern California. According to a report on the Pepperdine Graphic, an email was sent...

Two cases of locally transmitted Zika virus infection in Singapore have been confirmed at Simon Place. Both cases are residents in the vicinity and from the same household. The Zika cluster was notified...

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The mumps cluster on the campus of Louisiana State University (LSU) has grown to 26 cases as of Wednesday, according to state health officials. In addition, a case was reported in the Baton Rouge area...

A team of researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) has uncovered hidden vulnerabilities on the surface of the dengue virus. This novel discovery means that scientists can now develop...

Since January, Public Health — Seattle & King County has reported at least 39 people with illness suggestive of norovirus (nausea, vomiting and diarrhea) after eating raw oysters at one of several...

The viruses hepatitis B and C may both be associated with an increased risk of Parkinson’s disease, according to a study published in the March 29, 2017, online issue of Neurology®, the medical...

The Michigan Department of Health and Human services has confirmed Michigan’s first measles case of 2017 in southeast Michigan. The individual was hospitalized, and is currently recovering. The case...