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Federal agriculture officials reported Monday on the first local infestation of New World screwworm in the United States in at least three decades. According to the United States Department of Agriculture’s...

Federal, state and local health officials are investigating an outbreak of Salmonella Oranienburg that has affected eight people in three states –Missouri (6), Illinois (1) and Kansas (1). Epidemiologic,...

Oklahoma health officials today reported additional confirmed mumps cases, primarily in Garfield County. According to the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH), the state’s Epi team has reported...

For the second time this year, Taiwan health officials have confirmed an imported Lyme disease case, prompting them to advise the public about preventing tick bites when traveling overseas. The patient...

Following a number of countries–Mexico, Brazil, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Paraguay and the Philippines, the Singapore Health Sciences Authority (HSA) today approved the use of the Sanofi Pasteur...

About a week after a mumps case was confirmed in a California State University San Marcos undergraduate student, county health officials are reporting another case in an area college. A person at San...

Florida agricultural officials announced Saturday a 6th Zika virus positive mosquito sample in Miami Beach. The positive sample was from a trap located at 575 W. 49th Street in Miami Beach. A summary...

The rise of anthrax from the permafrost this summer in Siberia, plus the risk of overgrazing has prompted officials on the Yamal Peninsula of Siberia to plan a mass cull of 250,000 reindeer by years end,...

The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) is reminding Iowans to take steps to protect themselves from mosquito bites in the coming weeks. Late summer and early fall are the seasons of peak West Nile...

Graceleigh, Inc. d/b/a Sammy’s Milk is recalling all lots of Sammy’s Milk Baby Food because of possible presence of Cronobacter, a bacteria that can cause severe and sometimes fatal blood infections...