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Holy Week 2019 tetanus warning Every year at this time, Philippines health officials issue a warning to those who practice self-flagellation and crucifixion in the predominant Catholic country  concerning...

Vermont health officials are investigating an outbreak of gastrointestinal (GI) illness at Norwich University in Northfield after more than two dozen students and staff reported being sick. Based on...

New York City health officials reported an 186 percent increase in congenital syphilis cases from 2017 to 2018. In 2017, seven cases were reported, while preliminary data show 20 congenital syphilis...

New York City health officials reported an additional 44 measles cases in the past week, bringing the outbreak total to 329 in Brooklyn and Queens since October. To date, 62 cases have been reported in...

Health officials on the South Pacific Ocean nation of Vanuatu have confirmed two diphtheria cases, according to a local media report. Recent results from laboratory tests in New Caledonia have confirmed...

In a follow-up on the infectious disease situation in Mozambique one month after the landfall of Cyclone Adai, OCHA reports a recent reduction in cholera cases and a rise in malaria cases. To date, 5,897...

In a follow-up on the hepatitis A outbreak in New Hampshire,  the DHHS Division of Public Health Services’ (DPHS) Bureau of Infectious Disease Control  is reporting 79 outbreak cases as of Tuesday. Fifty...

Clark County, Nevada, where Las Vegas is the largest city, was ranked first in the nation for rates of primary and secondary syphilis in 2017, according to the Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD). In...

In a follow-up on the hepatitis A outbreak in Florida, state health officials reported 60 hepatitis A cases the week of April 7, bringing the number of outbreak cases since January to 811 and since last...

Price Chopper announced a voluntary recall of their store brand fudge bars due to the potential for Listeria contamination. The product, 30 ounce PICs Fudge Bars with a UPC of 41735 09250 and a best-if-used-by...