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In an article by Daisy Hernandez in The Atlantic Thursday titled, “Northern Virginia: ‘Ground Zero’ for Kissing Bug Disease”, she says that Northern Virginia, home of the most...

Health care providers on the front line of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak are out their taking extraordinary risks trying to save lives from this very large and lethal viral outbreak–in fact...

Oregon health officials are reporting an “unusually high number in a short period of time” Q fever cases in Linn and Benton counties, according to a Albany Democrat-Herald report. According...

Officials in Kano state, Nigeria are reporting a cholera outbreak in the northwest parts of the state, which is spreading, according to a Xinhua report Friday. “The outbreak of the disease has been...

In a follow-up to a story earlier this week about an outbreak of Acute Fever and Rash (AFR) on American Samoa, health officials there have now confirmed the cause to be from chikungunya virus. Earlier,...

In a follow-up to a report earlier this week, The Colorado Department of Agriculture’s State Veterinarian’s Office has placed seven locations under quarantine after horses tested positive for Vesicular...

The number of cases of the parasitic infection, Cyclospora, has increased further in Texas, according to state health officials. Since the “surge” of cases were first reported on the Tarrant...

A Liberian man, who was in quarantine for “suspected” Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Lagos, Nigeria, has died, according to Nigerian officials. Thursday on a Nairaland.com forum, an individual...

The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Reservation announced earlier this week that the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) had confirmed several cases of  food borne illness linked to E. coli,...

The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene reported a new case of  serogroup C invasive meningococcal disease ( serogroup C Neisseria meningitidis) in an HIV infected man who has sex with...