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By:  Jory Lange A second cluster of Legionnaires’ disease victims has been reported in Manhattan’s Washington Heights neighborhood.  On Friday, the New York City Health Department reported that...

By:  Jory D. Lange, Jr. 14 people have been hospitalized in a Salmonella outbreak that has prompted a nationwide recall of ground beef products manufactured by JBS Tolleson, Inc.  So far, the CDC has...

By: Candess Zona-Mendola The FSIS and JBS Tolleson, Inc. announced today that there is another Salmonella outbreak and recall this year. This time, linked to ground beef products. According to the early...

By: Alliance to Prevent Legionnaires’ Disease CDC Data Shows 128 Reported Cases in Past Three Weeks On Pace to Hit Nearly 1200 Cases in 2018, Outpacing 2017 Record New Yorkers continue to contract Legionnaires’...

By: Candess Zona-Mendola of MakeFoodSafe As Metro Health continues to investigate the food poisoning outbreak linked to Pasha Mediterranean Grill, the agency has reported that 347 cases have now been linked...

By: Candess Zona-Mendola of MakeFoodSafe Diners over Labor Day Weekend got more than they bargained for when they ate at Pasha Mediterranean Grill in San Antonio. This week, Metro Health has reported a...

By Marcos Vinicius Malveira de Lima The number of confirmed cases of toxoplasmosis in Santa Maria, in the Central Region of Rio Grande do Sul, rose to 569, according to a report released Monday (June...

By Oscar Nkala Scientists at the Kenya Medical Research Institute (Kemri) have come up with a new drug they believe is much safer and superior to Fansidar in the management of malaria among pregnant women. KEMRI...

By Oscar Nkala The Botswana Ministry of Health and Wellness has warned the public of ‘potential safety issues’ arising from the use of anti-retroviral drug Dolutegravir (DTG) among pregnant women. In...

By Oscar Nkala The number of cumulative Monkeypox cases in Cameroon has risen to 16 since the detection of the first two cases in the North-West region on April 30. In its latest analysis of the disease...