South Carolina health officials are reporting that three people have been referred to their health care providers for consultation after being potentially exposed to rabies in Oconee County by a cow that...

Mosquito-borne illness is circulating throughout Tennessee and state health officials are urging the public to take preventive steps to avoid mosquito-borne diseases. This comes after reports of two...

The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) has confirmed a case of plague in a cat from Sheridan County. The cat’s home is in Big Horn and the animal is known to wander outdoors in the area. The illness...

Earlier this week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released the 2017 sexually transmitted diseases (STD) numbers which revealed a serious problem in the United States–STDs hit...

Cholera is a remains a big problem in Africa with more than 150,000 cases, including more than 3,000 deaths reported in 17 countries in 2017. In addition, there has been a spike in cholera cases across...

Pennsylvania health officials are reporting increases in sexually transmitted infections (STI) and officials want everyone to be educated on the dangers of STIs and the importance of getting tested. The...

In a follow-up on the possible measles exposure at Hershey Medical Center reported recently, Pennsylvania state health officials alerted residents of Gap, Paradise and Ronks, Lancaster County on Tuesday,...

The Nigerian government says 1,068 people have been infected following an outbreak of Acute Watery Diarrhea (AWD) in at least 10 local government areas of Borno State. Borno State Commissioner for Health...

A six year old mixed-breed beef cow in Florida has tested positive for atypical H-type Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE), according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today. This...

U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer announced this week that the U.S. Senate has passed his amendment to the upcoming Health and Human Services (HHS) appropriations bill to increase by 12.15...