South Africa has reported more than 900 confirmed listeriosis cases and 172 deaths in an outbreak that began in the beginning of 2017. The outbreak, described as the largest documented listeriosis outbreak...

Since July 2017, Brazilian health authorities have reported 545 confirmed yellow fever cases and 164 deaths. In January, the Netherlands reported on a imported yellow fever case in the country in a...

The New York State Department of Health announced Friday that a tourist from Australia who has been confirmed to have measles visited hotels in Manhattan and Brooklyn, was part of an Oasis Bible Tour...

In Jan. 2017, then Cleveland Clinic doctor, Dr. Daniel Neides, wrote an Op-Ed entitled, Make 2017 the year to avoid toxins (good luck) and master your domain: Words on Wellness, which questioned the...

The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) is investigating two cases of mumps in high school students in Chaves County. Mumps is a highly contagious disease that is typically preventable through vaccination....

Scientists with the Costa Rican Institute of Technology (TEC) report the discovery of a new species of bacteria. “Listeria costaricensis” will be officially named the new species of bacteria...

Amidst growing concerns over the low uptake of flu shots in Europe, scientists from the Italian National Research Council and the JRC confirm that vaccinations remain the best way forward when it comes...

It’s commonly known as the cat parasite and has found itself in the headlines after medication prices recently skyrocketed in America. Now researchers at the University of Glasgow have found a potential...

In a follow-up on the first ever human infection with H7N4 avian influenza reported worldwide in China, the World Health Organization (WHO) released an update with more details. The case-patient was...

The Florida Department of Health (FDOH) announced that its joint investigation with Office of the Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit has led to the arrest of Dr. Ishrat Sohail for Medicaid...