The Salt Lake County Health Department (SLCoHD) announced Thursday that it is investigating two confirmed cases of mumps in Salt Lake County. This mumps outbreak joins an unrelated measles outbreak in...

The number of dengue fever cases reported in Vietnam were up in 2016, according to General Department of Preventative Medicine, Ministry of Health data for last year. From Jan. 1 to Dec. 31, 2016, there...

In a very rare occurrence, New York City health officials have reported a cluster of the bacterial infection, leptospirosis, that has affected three people within a one block section of the Concourse area...

For the first time since 2008, Nova Scotia health officials have reported confirmed measles. In fact, health officials have confirmed three cases of measles in the Halifax area and is advising Nova Scotia...

For the first time in years, the islands of Cape Verde, or Cabo Verde of the coast of western Africa have reported confirmed dengue fever cases, according to an Observador report (computer translated). According...

In an update on the yellow fever outbreak in Brazil that began in Dec. 2016, the Ministry of Health (MOH) reported Tuesday 1,230 suspected cases of yellow fever, of which 234 have been confirmed. The state...

Several infectious disease outbreaks in the southern African country of Angola is overloading health services and compromising the health of citizens in the country, according to a statement by Health...

Victoria Health officials issued a health warning Wednesday concerning mosquitoes and the risk of Ross River virus and other vector borne infections. Residents and visitors to Victoria are being warned...

Kent researchers have identified how few mutations it can take for Ebolaviruses to adapt to affect previously resistant species. Ebola is one of the world’s most virulent diseases, though rodent...

Vaxart, Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing oral recombinant vaccines that are administered by tablet rather than by injection, announced Tuesday that its norovirus tablet vaccine met...