Influenza activity remains widespread and at high levels, with some indicators starting to decrease, the Ireland Health Protection Surveillance Centre reported today. The sentinel GP influenza-like illness...

New research led by scientists from The École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne isolated, sequenced and analyzed the genomes of 154 strains of M. leprae from around the world. The study, published...

The worldwide spread of a serious infectious disease could result in pandemic-related deaths of 700,000 and annual economic losses of $500 billion, according to a study in the Bulletin of the World Health...

The Brazil Ministry of Health, in an update Tuesday (computer translated), reports  213 cases of yellow fever, 81 of whom died in the period from July 1, 2017 to January 30 of this year. Last year, from...

Health officials with South Central Public Health in Twin Falls, Idaho report are reporting multiple pertussis, or whooping cough cases involving multiple schools within the Kimberly, ID School District. KTVB...

The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Affairs reports one horse in St. Johns County, Florida was confirmed positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) on Jan. 12, the first case of the...

A measles warning has been issued by The Canterbury District Health Board’s Community and Public Health team Thursday after a man who attended Christchurch Hospital’s Emergency Department...