In response to the hepatitis A outbreak in San Diego County, health officials have issued new vaccination recommendations for both food handlers and those who work in health care as the county continues...

The number of dengue fever cases continue to climb in Sri Lanka, but a much slower pace in the month of August. Sri Lanka health officials reported more than 40,000 cases in July and only 16,000 through...

Health officials in Zacatecas state in north-central Mexico are reporting 19 human cases of brucellosis in five municipalities, according to a El Sol de Zacatecas report (computer translated). Raúl...

Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel F. Piñol said today the culling of all fowls in the avian flu-affected areas of San Luis in Pampanga and Jaen and San Isidro in Nueva Ecija had been completed. Piñol said...

More than 200 diphtheria cases have been reported in the Americas year-to-date, with Venezuela and Haiti accounting for all but one, according to UN health officials. Since July 2016, Venezuela has seen...

Scotland health officials are reporting an increase in syphilis cases, in fact, overall incidence of infectious syphilis in Scotland was at its highest level since implementation of the current surveillance...

After the Zika epidemic, which began in 2015, and the outbreak of yellow fever early in 2017, Brazil runs a serious risk of being afflicted by Oropouche, another virus that is widely distributed throughout...

A cattle herd in southeastern Pennington County, South Dakota was hit by anthrax recently, according to state officials. State Veterinarian Dr. Dustin Oedekoven says that at least 9 adult cattle died...

In a follow-up on the “crypto” situation in Lubbock, TX, the City of Lubbock Health Department reports more than 40 cases in the last 30 days compared to 25 cases reported in all of 2016. Cryptosporidiosis...

During the past month, 172 additional people have become ill from Salmonella infections in the current multistate, multi-strain outbreak linked to live poultry in backyard flocks ( chicks and ducklings,...