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The hepatitis A outbreak in West Virginia topped the 1,000 case mark in late August. Since that time, an additional 750 or so cases have been reported. As of Friday, the West Virginia Bureau for Public...

In a follow-up on the Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in Lower Washington Heights in Manhattan, New York City health officials report a doubling of cases in the past month. Thirty-two people have...

Utah public health officials have confirmed a Utah resident died from rabies earlier this month. It is suspected exposure to a bat was the source of infection. This is the first Utah resident to die from...

Measles In a follow-up on the measles situation in Spartanburg County, SC, The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is now reporting a doubling of measles cases in the...

Two cases of meningitis B have been confirmed in students at the University of Bristol. Both students, who are friends, have been receiving treatment in hospital in Cardiff and are recovering well, University...

The Pennsylvania Department of Health (DOH) and the Allegheny County Health Department (ACHD) are investigating a hepatitis A outbreak. So far in 2018, Pennsylvania has had 81 hepatitis A cases reported...

In a follow-up on the Ocean County, New Jersey measles outbreak, New Jersey state health officials report two additional confirmed measles cases, bringing the total to six. These individuals could have...

A science fair experiment by a Schwenksville, Pennsylvania teen discovered high concentration parasite eggs in the soil of a number of Montgomery County parks and led to a poster abstract at this year’s...

Federal and state health officials report investigating a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Agbeni infections. To date, five illnesses were reported from three states: Maryland, Ohio, and Wisconsin. None...

Paraguay was certified as having eliminated malaria from its territory in June of this year and several others–Argentina, Belize, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Mexico and Suriname are potentially...