Surviving the treacherous journey through the human body from the mouth to the colon takes a special kind of bacterial pathogen. Shigella – a group of bacteria responsible for much of the diarrheal...

In collaboration with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Smucker Foods of Canada Corp. today announced a voluntary recall on specific production codes of Golden Temple®, Swad®, and Maya® flour...

In a follow-up on the mumps situation in Hawaii, state health officials have reported seven additional confirmed cases, bringing the state total to 65. The additional cases include six Oahu residents...

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In a follow-up on the H3N2 canine influenza situation in Florida, the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine has now confirmed more than one dozen “dog flu” cases. Dogs testing...

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Yolo County health officials are now reporting that the outbreak has reached 3,843 cases as of Tuesday, up nearly 500 cases since a week ago. Despite the numbers, data suggests that the outbreak that has...

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State health officials reported on the first confirmed cases of H3N2 canine influenza virus, or “dog flu” Tuesday. The University of Florida has confirmed seven cases with six additional cases...

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The Italian Ministero della Salute has reported 324 measles cases since May 14, bringing the country total for 2017 to 2,719, as of May 28. Health officials say data from recent weeks seem to show a downward...

Pfizer Inc. announced today that the European Commission (EC) has approved TRUMENBA® (Meningococcal Group B Vaccine) for the prevention of invasive meningococcal disease caused by Neisseria meningitidis...

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services has reported an increase in hepatitis infections and are advising residents to get tested and observe safe injection practices. Preliminary data...

The Kroger Co. announced the recall of its Simple Truth Dry Roasted Macadamia Nuts due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination.  A supplier reported the product may have the potential to be...