About a dozen people in the Anaheim, CA area, or visitors to the area in September were diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease, according to Orange County health officials. This follows a report...

Lyme disease remains the most commonly reported vectorborne disease in the United States with confirmed cases were reported from 48 states and the District of Columbia during the period of 2008-2015,...

In a follow-up on the Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at the São Francisco Xavier Hospital in Lisbon,  the General Directorate of Health (DGS) is now reporting the number of people affected by...

A measles outbreak has been reported by health officials in Ukraine. The most recent data in 2017 shows that as of the end of July, Ukraine has reported 1,386 cases of measles, compared to 10 cases in...

Ohio health officials are advising the public, despite the colder weather, to take precautions to prevent tick bites as a steady increase in the tick-borne infection, Lyme disease has been seen in recent...

The low efficacy of last year’s influenza vaccine can be attributed to a mutation in the H3N2 strain of the virus, a new study reports. Due to the mutation, most people receiving the egg-grown vaccine...

In an update on the Marburg virus disease (MVD) outbreak in Uganda, the World Health Organization reports that the outbreak remains at three cases (two confirmed and one probable), all of whom have died,...

Brain images of people who developed neurological complications from West Nile virus found that many of them–including those who had experienced mild symptoms or none all — showed evidence...

The number of confirmed monkeypox cases in Nigeria has risen to 38 in eight states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) as of Nov. 2, according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). This...

In a follow-up to a recent report on the Burkina Faso dengue fever outbreak that was declared in late September, the country has seen a significant increase in cases in a matter of weeks. In a period...