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The CDC, Texas and Dallas health officials announced a human monkeypox case in an individual who traveled from Nigeria. Texas reports rise in rabies in cattle Finland reports many new COVID-19 cases are...

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By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Colorado state and local health officials report investigating a potential human plague death in the state. The victim is a resident of La Plata County. In this news...

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By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Last month, Kansas state health officials announced the investigation of a number of illnesses (Shigellosis) linked to a water park outside of Wichita. In this video,...

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By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In the past couple weeks, a number of tickborne disease reports came out of the Northeastern United States, and I’m not including Lyme disease. Four Powassan...

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By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews On Wednesday, The CDC issued a health advisory about a multistate melioidosis investigation involving three individuals with no travel history during recent months. Oakland...

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By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The first two Naegleria fowleri cases/deaths were recently reported in Karachi, Pakistan. This has become something we see more frequently from the city each summer. In...

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By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews A recent report on Amarin TV discusses the death of a Thai professor who contracted the bacterial infection, Streptococcus suis from cutting her hand while preparing...

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By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a recent CBC report, it talks about a family who sought out early treatment for the raccoon roundworm, Baylisascaris procyonis, after their toddler ingested raccoon...

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By Robert Herriman  @infectiousdiseasenews There has been a surge in mucormycosis cases, aka the “black fungus”, in India. Why mucormycosis and why India? Is it linked to the COVID-19 pandemic?...

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By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 On the first episode of Outbreak News This Week, I look at the big turnaround by the WHO on lockdowns, some good news. On Oct. 4, The Great Barrington Declaration was established...