A case of Legionnaires’ disease identified in a baby born in heated birthing pool has prompted English health officials to temporarily advise against the home use of birthing pools with built-in heaters...

In an update of the Bacillus cereus outbreak affecting NICUs in England hospitals shows  the total number of cases linked to its investigation of blood poisoning (septicemia) in babies being treated...

Since May 2013, France has reported 23 imported cases of the mosquito borne viruses, chikungunya and dengue fever, from 18 departments, according to a Pourquoi Docteur report last week (computer translated). In...

An outbreak of mumps has struck the 500-year-old college as at least 18 people have contracted the contagious disease, according to a report in The Oxford Times today. Brasenose College bursar Philip...

The Agence Regionale de Sante Corse is reporting a cluster of the parasitic disease, schistosomiasis, in people who swam in a river in Southern Corsica, according to a press statement (computer translated). The...

Just a day after reporting the first imported Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) case in the Netherlands, the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM) has...

Netherlands health officials have reported the first case (imported) of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in a individual recently visited Saudi Arabia, according to a National Institute...

For the second time in two weeks, a laboratory-confirmed Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) case en route to the United States transited through London prompting Public Health England...

Almost 200 people, mostly children, were sickened due to an outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis, which at least 18 required hospitalization for their illnesses, according to a La Razon report (computer...

A lamb feeding event in South Ribble is being linked to an E. coli O157 outbreak that has resulted in 11 laboratory-confirmed cases and four hospitalizations, according to a multi-agency investigation...