Since January 1, 2017, Utah public health has identified 271 confirmed cases of hepatitis A virus (HAV), 111 of the cases were reported this year. Many cases are among persons who are homeless and/or...

The Colorado state and Tri-County health departments are investigating whether illness is linked to a June 11-13 incident at Water World, during which untreated pond water might have contaminated pools...

Kentucky/Louisville Since August 1, 2017, the Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH) has identified 884 cases of acute hepatitis A. Of the 884 cases, 525 patients were hospitalized and six died. The...

A simple $20 blood test could help diagnose thousands of patients with hepatitis B in need of treatment in some of Africa’s poorest regions. Researchers have developed an accurate diagnostic score...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported Thursday that the E. coli O157:H7 outbreak linked to romaine lettuce is over. According to the Food and Drug Adminitsration (FDA), the...

After a record year in 2017 reporting more than 186,000 dengue fever cases, 2018 show a very different picture through the first six months of the year. From Jan-Jun this year, Sri Lanka health authorities...

So far in 2018, three cases of extensively drug-resistant XDR typhoid fever were reported in travelers to Pakistan — one who returned to the United Kingdom, and two who returned to the United States. This...