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Wake County, NC health officials have reported a confirmed measles case in an individual that showed symptoms of the disease over the weekend after returning from international travel. People may have...

In the category of something “flying under the radar”… Remember several months ago when the much of the media (one example) was covering the study published in November 2017 issue...

The Arkansas Department of Health (ADH) gave an update on the hepatitis A outbreak in the northeastern part of the state recently and we see since February 2018, 36 cases of Hep A have been reported as...

In a follow-up on the Rift Valley fever (RVF) situation in Wajir County, Kenya, an additional person has died from the viral disease, bringing the death toll to six, according to local media. Rift Valley...

In a follow-up on the Japanese encephalitis situation in Taiwan, the Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (Taiwan CDC) announced 7 new Japanese encephalitis cases confirmed in Taiwan last week. The new...

The Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) is warning patrons of the Honeygrow restaurant of a possible measles exposure. On Friday, health officials were notified of an individual with a laboratory...

Missouri state and local health officials issued a health advisory due to the hepatitis A outbreak in the southeast part of the state. The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) has...

In a follow-up on the Escherichia coli O26 outbreak in France, between February and May 2018, several children with Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS), some of whom were infected with Escherichia coli (E....

Researchers with the Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM) and the Dutch Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA) shows that two types of bacteria that can...

The National Public Health Institute of Liberia (NPHIL) in collaboration with the Ministry of Health (MoH) is responding to Lassa fever outbreak in the country. Cases of Lassa fever are on the increase...