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Earlier this month, Canadian media reported on two cases of botulism in a 54-year-old woman and her 30-year-old daughter, which authorities suspected may be due to the consumption of beluga whale meat. Today,...

Through July 25, 2017, the number of suspected cholera cases reported in the Yemen epidemic has surpassed 400,000 since April, 27, 2017. In three months, 402,484 suspected cholera cases and 1,880 deaths...

Researchers with the Centre for Infectious Disease Control Netherlands, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, the Netherlands say the overall risk of developing Lyme borreliosis...

Public Health — Seattle & King County received a report on July 24th of a King County resident with a rare wound infection caused by the bacteria Vibrio vulnificus. The likely source of infection...

California health officials have reported in hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) in a Northern California man, prompting reminders of the importance of taking precautions. The most recent case occurred...

On July 22, one horse in Franklin County, Florida was confirmed with Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE), according to a Equine Disease Communication Center (EDCC) report. The unvaccinated yearling became...

Health officials in Los Angeles County announced Friday  that the number of reported Valley Fever infections continues to increase. In 2016, a total of 714 cases were reported across Los Angeles County,...

Health officials in Bolivia reported the fifth yellow fever case in Cochabamba, according to local media (computer translated). The director general of Health Services of the Ministry of Health, Rodolfo...

Hepatitis Vietnam’s health ministry recently reported the viral hepatitis burden in the country of less than 100 million people. According to Xinhua report Monday, the southeast Asian nation currently...

With the number of dengue fever cases topping 105,000 cases and 300 deaths so far in 2017, the Sri Lanka Red Cross Society and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC)...