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NEWS RELEASE A strain of drug-resistant bacteria carried by some livestock – the MRSA strain Staphylococcus aureus CC398 – has also been found in patients, University of Edinburgh researchers...

There were at least two recent suspected cases of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), on different continents, that turned out to be negative for the lethal virus. In England, a woman with recent travel history...

The French Ministry of Social Affairs, Health and Women’s Rights (Ministère des Affaires sociales, de la Santé et des Droits des Femmes) announced today that they would be accepting a United Nations...

An Italian stockman has been treated for anthrax after contracting the bacterial disease slaughtering an infected cow in the town of Tramutola, Potenza province, Basilicata region, Italy. According to...

Two countries are currently on the clock for the 42-day period since the last negative Ebola test to be declared Ebola-free by the World Health Organization (WHO). In Spain, Madrid nursing assistant,...

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The National IHR Focal Point for France has notified the World Health Organization (WHO) of 4 cases of chikungunya locally-acquired infection in Montpellier, France. The cases were confirmed by tests conducted...

The nursing assistant who contracted Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) treating the late Ebola infected priest, Manuel García Viejo, in late September, has tested negative for the lethal virus and a second test...

Health authorities in Nitra report seeing an outbreak of Hepatitis A that has affected some 50 people in the districts of Zlaté Moravce and Levice in recent weeks, according to a Prague Post report. The...

The Dutch Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA) announced Friday directing a beef shipment from Poland taken off the market due to the potential risk of the bacterial disease, Bacillus anthracis...

In a follow-up to a report in May concerning a schistosomiasis cluster reported in France, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports Thursday that in June 2014, the French Institute...