Queensland Health has been notified of the first locally acquired case of dengue fever in Rockhampton in decades. A full outbreak response is being enacted by the Central Queensland Public Health Unit,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In an update on the global polio situation, at the twenty-first meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations (2005) (IHR) regarding the international...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 The Ministry of Health Malaysia (MOH) is reporting an additional human rabies case in a 26-year-old man from Kuching, Sarawak. The victim had a history of being scratched by...

In a bipartisan effort to improve research, prevention, diagnostics, and treatment for tick-borne diseases, U.S. Senators Susan Collins (R-ME) and Tina Smith (D-MN) recently introduced the Ticks: Identify,...

The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) reports a case of hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) in a 50-year-old woman from McKinley County who was hospitalized and has since returned home. HPS is...

New Mexico state health officials are reporting two confirmed cases of tularemia in 2019 among two residents of Santa Fe County: a 57-year-old man and a 72-year-old woman. “Tularemia can cause serious...

Cargill’s animal nutrition business is expanding its voluntary recall of select Southern States® feed due to aflatoxin levels that exceed FDA’s action levels. This is an expansion of the recall initiated...

By News Desk   @bactiman63 Typhoid A Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) employee has contracted Salmonella typhi and one other employee has Salmonella typhi-like symptoms. Both work at the Central...

East Brunswick, New Jersey company, Heritage Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced the recall of Amikacin Sulfate Injection, USP, 1g/4 mL (250mg/mL), Lot: VEAC025, Expiry Date: October 2019 and Prochlorperazine...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the measles situation in Okmulgee County, Oklahoma, the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) and the Okmulgee County Health Department have identified...