In a follow-up on the pertussis, or whooping cough outbreak in Alberta, Canada, Alberta Health Services (AHS) puts the case tally at 501 year-to-date. This is nearly triple the number of cases reported...

Doctors and parents are being alerted to an increased risk of measles, following the confirmed diagnosis of an unvaccinated secondary school student who returned to Perth after being infected overseas. Prior...

Ha Nam province The Ha Nam Province People’s Committee declared a state of emergency on Thursday, August 3, to deal with a growing outbreak of dengue fever, spread by infected mosquitoes, with 100 cases...

City of Hamilton’s Public Health Services is investigating several cases of Legionnaires’ disease. Legionnaires’ disease is a type of pneumonia that is caused by legionella, a bacterium found primarily...

In a follow-up on the multistate outbreak of Salmonella Kiambu and Salmonella Thompson infections linked to imported Maradol Papayas, Sixty-four more ill people from 15 states were added to this...

State and local health officials are investigating an increase in the number of cases of legionellosis in southeast Michigan (the City of Detroit and Macomb, Wayne, and Oakland Counties) this summer. In...

While the incidences of many other infectious diseases have declined over the past decade, the number of cases and outbreaks of dengue virus have continued to increase. The spread of dengue to new areas...

Pennsylvania Lyme Pennsylvania Governor, Tom Wolf reminded residents Thursday they can take steps to prevent mosquito and tick bites, highlighting the increase of Lyme disease cases in Pennsylvania over...

The number of cyclosporiasis cases reported in Texas this year-to-date has eclipsed the total cases reported in 2016, according Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) data Aug. 1. To date,...

NSW Health is urging the community to wash their hands and stay at home if affected by gastroenteritis, following an increase in viral gastroenteritis notifications and emergency department presentations...