In a follow-up on the measles outbreaks among several countries in Europe, European health officials say outbreaks continue to occur in EU/EEA countries, and there is the risk of spread and sustained...

The malaria outbreak continues at a breakneck speed in the East African country of Burundi, according to the latest data.  Between 01 January 2017 and 26 March 2017, a total of 2,600,409 clinical malaria...

Holy Week is upon us and in the predominately Catholic country, the Philippines, health officials are advising those who practice self-flagellation and crucifixion to take precautions against infections,...

Experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are working with the Florida Department of Health and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to support an investigation of a dead...

As of April 5, Nigerian health officials have reported a total of 3,959 meningococcal meningitis cases (181 confirmed) with 438 deaths, including two in the largest city, Lagos. This is up from 2,997...

The first human H7N9 avian influenza case has been confirmed in the Tibet Autonomous Region, according to an official statement (computer translated). The patient is a 41-year-old male Sichuan migrant...

Kansas State University officials reported that as of Friday, there has been 15 cases of mumps during the spring 2017 semester. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) is using the term...

April is federally sanctioned Donate Life Month. It’s an entire month of local, regional and national activities to help encourage Americans to register as organ, eye and tissue donors and to celebrate...

The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) announced today that a 54-year-old man from San Juan County has died of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS). This is the second case of HPS confirmed in New...

The North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH) is encouraging individuals and health care providers to increase conversation about Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) prevention. April is National STD Awareness...