Parents may be up to speed on what vaccines their children need for kindergarten, but may be less sure during high school years, a new national poll suggests. More than a third of parents of teens didn’t...

Pennsylvania state health officials alerted the public Friday of a possible measles exposure in the State College area. According to Acting Secretary of Health and Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine, an...

The Florida Department of Health has seen an average of 33 Vibrio vulnificus cases since 2008, including 10 fatalities. To date in 2017, health officials have reported 10 cases, including one death. Three...

In a follow-up on the locally-acquired Cyclospora outbreak in British Columbia and Ontario, Canada, The Public Health Agency of Canada reports 37 additional cases of the protozoan parasitic infection...

An outbreak of the mosquito borne viral disease, chikungunya (CHIKV), has struck Bangladesh’s capital of Dhaka, according to officials at the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research...

Officials in the southern Russian region of Kuban are reporting 30 Lyme disease cases, in fact, 300 tick bite were recorded in the first week of July, according to a Kuban24.tv report (computer translated). Seven...

A case of H3N2 Swine Flu has been lab confirmed in one hog at the Clinton County Fair. There are no human cases at this time. The Clinton County Fair Board is working with the Ohio Department of Agriculture,...

The Robert Koch Institute (RKI) released the Infectious Disease Epidemiology Annual Report (computer translated) earlier this week and it shows an increase in infectious diseases in the country. They...

A measles case has been confirmed in an unvaccinated, white adult who lives in Hennepin County and was likely exposed to measles at locations frequented by the last identified case, according to the  Minnesota...

Maine health authorities have reported a case of the relatively rare mosquito borne disease, Jamestown Canyon virus (JCV) in a mature adult from Kennebec County who had symptom onset in early June. The...