In a follow-up on the botulism outbreak in Sacramento County, California state and local health officials report the source of their illnesses appears to be prepared food, particularly nacho cheese sauce,...

Since the beginning of the year, Colorado state health officials have reported more hepatitis A cases to date than what is typically seen during the course of a year. The Colorado Department of Public...

In an update on the malaria situation in South Africa, in the Limpopo Province, malaria transmission is ongoing, mainly in Mopani and Vhembe Districts, with some increase in cases in adjacent areas of...

In an update today on the unexplained cluster of deaths and illnesses in Liberia, the World Health Organization (WHO) released the following: On 25 April 2017, the Ministry of Health of Liberia notified...

In a follow-up on the hepatitis A outbreak in Portugal, the outbreak that began earlier this year has grown to 242 cases, according to the director general of Health, Francisco George, according to a...

In a follow-up on the measles outbreak in Minnesota, officials with the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) now put the outbreak at 50 cases in three counties– Hennepin, Ramsey and Crow Wing Counties. The...

Officials with the Swiss Federal Veterinary Office have reported an animal anthrax case on a canton of Jura farm near the border with France to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) Monday. One...

Transmission of mosquito-borne diseases, such as Zika, occur at lower temperatures than previously thought, a recently released study co-authored by two University of South Florida researchers shows. The...

A King County, Washington toddler may have contracted the parasitic infection, Baylisascaris procyonis, or the raccoon roundworm, county health officials report. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

Officials with Sacramento County Public Health are investigating a foodborne botulism outbreak that has sickened at least five people to date, all hospitalized ans in serious condition. The investigation...