Less than two weeks after issuing a health advisory, the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) is reporting 145 cases of infection with the parasite, Cyclospora. Counties hardest hit include...

The Ministry of Health of Somalia has reported 1068 acute watery diarrhea (AWD)/cholera cases and 3 deaths for week 28 (10 – 16 July 2017) with a case-fatality rate of 0.3%. Of these, the highest number...

In a follow-up on the San Diego County, CA hepatitis A outbreak, health officials report the outbreak has grown to 275 cases and eight deaths. Seventy percent of the cases required hospitalization and...

A horse in Benton County tested positive for rabies on July 24. The attending veterinarian initially examined the horse on July 18 and reported it was recumbent, but able to stand with assistance. Additional...

In a follow-up on the E. coli outbreak in southern Utah, the Southwest Utah Public Health Department reports there have been no new confirmed cases linked to this outbreak since July 9, saying the outbreak is...

Correction: As per the Mobile County Health Department, the 5th Vibrio case has not been confirmed as V. vulnificus. More details will be available once the investigation is completed. Mobile County Health...

Dallas County health officials have reported the first human West Nile virus (WNV) case of 2017 Friday. According to the Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS), the patient was a Dallas resident...

A relatively rare tapeworm has popped up in several patients in Alberta, Canada in the past few years, which may not sound like much; however, the only other human case in Canada was in 1928 in Manitoba. The...

In recent weeks, Ohio county fairs reported swine H3N2  prompting closure of the pig exhibitions (HERE and HERE). According to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) FluView published...

The number of Cyclospora infections in New York City have doubled during the first half of the year prompting city health officials to advise clinicians to be on the alert for patients with diarrhea...