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In a follow-up to a report in early December,  the Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) has confirmed seven additional fever tick infested premises in Live Oak County since Nov. 30. The additional premises...

  The British Columbia Centre for Disease Control (BCCDC) is warning the public following a spike in acute gastrointestinal illness associated with the consumption of oysters. Since early December...

In a follow-up on a report on a shigellosis outbreak in three New Mexico counties, health officials say the investigation has seen the number of Shigella sonnei cases reported in Lea, Chaves, and Eddy...

With the 2016-2017 flu season in full swing and influenza activity increasing across the state, it is critical that all Floridians get the flu vaccine to protect against infection and help prevent the...

Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and colleague Catharine I. Paules, M.D. published...

After reporting 80 dengue fever cases since the beginning of the year, health authorities in New Caledonia have declared an epidemic on the South Pacific islands. Since the start of Dec. 2016, the territory...

In a follow-up on the report Tuesday on the 10-year-old Hong Kong boy with suspected avian influenza A(H7), The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health report the case...

The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) confirmed the presence of New World screwworm (Cochliomyia hominivorax) in a stray dog near Homestead,...

On Tuesday, San Luis Obispo Public Health officials confirmed that an adult resident of the county has the measles virus. The Department investigates all cases of measles in the county and identifies...

In early December 2016, the Ministry of Health (MoH) in Madagascar alerted WHO of a suspected plague outbreak in Befotaka district, Atsimo Atsinanana region in the south-eastern part of the country. The...