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Alabama health officials are reporting an increase in congenital syphilis in 2016, prompting calls for pregnant women to get tested for the serious sexually transmitted infection. The Alabama Department...

Lyon, France biotech firm, Valneva SE, announced Friday  that its vaccine candidate VLA15 against Lyme disease is now progressing into clinical testing (Phase I) following the Investigational New Drug...

The number of cholera cases in Yemen has grown by more than 1200 cases in the past week, bringing the total suspected cases of cholera to 8975, including 89 deaths, according to The Ministry of Public...

In a follow-up to the initial report of local Zika transmission in south Texas early last week, The Texas Department of State Health Services and Cameron County Department of Health and Human Services...

The Los Angeles Equestrian Center (LAEC) Equine Herpes Virus (EHV-1) outbreak, which has affected 13 horses to date, has prompted the cancellation of the Pasadena Tournament of Roses 2016 Equestfest...

A University of Hong Kong (HKU) research team has detected H5N6 avian influenza (AI) virus in three samples of fecal droppings of birds taken from Mai Po Nature Reserve (MPNR), according to an announcement...

Ohio agricultural officials issued a health alert Friday for unpasteurized raw milk and raw milk products from Sweet Grass Dairy’s herd share, due to contamination with Campylobacter. Sweet Grass Dairy...

A different strain of Equine Herpes Virus (EHV-1) causing Equine Herpes Myeloencephalopathy (EHM) has been confirmed in one horse with mild neurologic symptoms in Inyo County, CA, according to the California...

Health officials in New Mexico report investigating a Legionnaires’ disease cluster in Chaves County in the southeastern part of the state. The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) has identified...

Two suspected cases of mumps have been reported at Yale University, one in an undergraduate living on campus and one in a graduate student living off campus, Yale Health Director, Paul Genecin, M.D. wrote...