The number of dengue related fatalities reported in Thailand has reached 80, according to the Bureau of Epidemiology. For the first nine months of 2018, Thai health officials have reported 61,917 dengue...

In recent days a number of suspected cases of mumps infection have presented and been diagnosed in the University’s Student Health Centre (SHC), according to a recent Facebook post on UL Student Life. This...

The Norwegian Institute of Public Health has reported an outbreak caused by the gastrointestinal bacteria, Salmonella Enteritidis. So far, infection has been detected in 16 people living in several counties. Patient...

In a follow-up on the rubella situation in Japan, the National Institute of Infectious Diseases reports that as of September 23, 770 cases have been reported. This total is 8-times the number of cases...

Ukraine health officials have reported that at least five people who participated in livestock breeding in the village of Minyailivka, Odessa region, were hospitalized with specific symptoms of cutaneous...

The Center for Public Health of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine reported today that 540 additional measles cases – 142 adults and 398 children–were reported in the week ending September...

Today it was reported that the Pentagon mail facility received two pieces of mail Monday that initially tested positive for the toxin, ricin. CNN reports that the letters were addressed to Secretary of...

Last week, the CDC reported on a record-breaking estimated 900,000 flu hospitalizations and more than 80,000 deaths in the U.S. last flu season. My guest today, makes the case in Self magazine recently...

Bartonella are globally distributed bacteria that can cause endocarditis in humans and domestic animals. Bats have been implicated as a likely reservoir host for these bacteria, but little is known about...

In the controlled trial, women who drank an additional 1.5 liters of water daily experienced 48 percent fewer repeat bladder infections than those who drank their usual volume of fluids, said senior author...