By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Connecticut health officials has confirmed a fourth case of measles in a school aged child from Fairfield County. The public health investigation of this case has...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) situation in Connecticut this year, state health officials announced the death of a third person with EEE...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Connecticut health officials announced that the second person to be diagnosed with Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) this year in Connecticut has passed away. The...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) infection situation in Connecticut, Department of Public Health (DPH) Commissioner Renée D. Coleman-Mitchell...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Connecticut health officials reported today the first human Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) case in the state this year and the second human case ever. According...

A bobcat that attacked a golfer and a horse in Baltic, Connecticut has tested positive for rabies, according to state authorities. The cat attacked a horse and a golfer at the Mohegan Sun Golf Course...

The Connecticut Department of Public Health confirmed the state’s third measles case of the year on Friday. The patient from New Haven County contracted the viral disease during the last week of...

For the second time in a week, Connecticut state health officials report a confirmed measles case in New Haven County. The first confirmed case was reported on Jan. 28.  Both cases were hospitalized...

Prior to 2018, the most human West Nile virus (WNV) cases Connecticut health officials reported in a year was 21 in 2012. However, the Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH) has reported 22 cases...

The Asian longhorned tick has been found for the first time in Connecticut during weekly tick monitoring in Fairfield County by researchers at Western Connecticut State University (WCSU). The invasive...