Robert Herriman

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The presence of the new to the United States, and extremely lethal virus to piglets, Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (PEDv) has prompted Acting New York State Agriculture Commissioner Richard A. Ball...

A man from the southwest province of Sichuan has become the first human case and fatality of the avian influenza A(H5N6) virus  according to health authorities. The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection...

The Northern Sydney Public Health Unit is reporting an increase in the number of cases of Salmonella among toddlers and young children on the Northern Beaches and warn parents that bandicoot droppings...

The Ministry of Health (MOH) of Guinea has reported a cumulative total of 231 clinical cases of Ebola virus disease (EVD), including 155 deaths, according to a World Health Organization (WHO) update today. There...

An adult patient with a recent overseas travel history is the first confirmed case of measles in Tennessee in three years, according to state health officials today. The agency did not identify the patient...

The Jordanian Health Ministry is reporting its eighth case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in a patient in an Amman hospital, according to an Al Sharq report today (computer...

The death of a 60-year-old Port Said woman is being investigated by health officials to determine if was due to MERS coronavirus.  If confirmed, it would be Egypt’s first death from the virus. Arab...

The vaccine preventable diseases of measles and mumps continue their spread in the Buckeye State, in fact, the later has made it’s way to the State House. Statewide, the number of measles cases...

World Health Organization Director, Dr. Margaret Chan, upon the advice from an Emergency Committee of independent experts, declared recent international spread of wild poliovirus a “public health emergency...

Manitoba health officials have announced the eighth laboratory-confirmed measles case of 2014 in a Winnipeg man, prompting them to issue a warning to people who patronized a local strip club he went...