In a follow-up on the hepatitis A outbreak in Florida, state health officials reported 100 cases in the month of November. This brings the total this year to 413 in 30 counties. The central Florida...

In a follow-up on the measles epidemic in Madagascar, the Ministry of Health reports that the number of measles cases in the current outbreak has topped 10,000. According to a Midi-Madagasikara report...

For the third time this week, the Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health has reported a patient ill with Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS). The most recent case is a 53-year-old man who is hospitalized...

Health officials in Igembe, Meru County have issued a warning to the public concerning consuming uninspected meat after four people died from anthrax in Nyambene. Igembe Deputy County Commissioner...

Here are the top five posts on Outbreak News Today for the week Dec. 8 through Dec. 14: 5. Plague count grows in Madagascar The number 5 post for the week was an update on the plague situation in...

Philippines health officials have reported an increase in dengue fever cases year-to-date in 2018, according to latest Department of Health (DOH)-Epidemiology Bureau data. From the beginning of the year...

On Thursday, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced romaine lettuce that was harvested outside of Monterey, San Benito, and Santa Barbara Counties in California after Nov. 23 doesn’t appear...

Colorado state health officials are reporting an increase in cases of syphilis in newborns, or congenital syphilis. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment reports a total of 18 cases...

Erie County, NY health officials have confirmed that a recent international traveler treated at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital has been diagnosed with measles.  This individual had visited multiple...

Since our last report on the chikungunya outbreak, primarily in the southern provinces of Thailand one month ago, the number of cases has quadrupled from 538 to 2,143 cases through Dec. 10. No deaths have...