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Zika virus: Male-to-male sexual transmission documented

In Jan. 2016, the Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) investigated a male-to-male sexual transmission of Zika virus. The description of the case is published in the latest Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR). According to the report,...

HIV vaccine candidate: Mymetics announces promising results in preclinical study

Mymetics Corporation (OTCQB: MYMX), a pioneer in the research and development of virosome-based vaccines to prevent transmission of human infectious diseases across mucosal membranes, announced today that its innovative HIV vaccine candidate has shown...

Shigella surge reported in Galveston

The Galveston County Health District (GCHD) encourages parents and educators to teach children the importance of good hand hygiene following an increase of the gastrointestinal illness shigellosis at area schools and daycares. Shigellosis, caused by the...

Head lice: Pyrethroids resistance reported in half the US

With school starting, or already started in many areas of the country, a Southern Illinois University researcher in a presentation at  the 250th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society (ACS)  report that lice populations...

Salmonella prompts Aldi recall of Choceur Treasures

Aldi has recalled 200g packs of Choceur Treasures with a best before date of 1 September 2015 because salmonella has been detected in one batch of the product, which has been on sale in Aldi stores in the Midlands region only. The product being recalled...

Tampa Woman Contracts Chikungunya While Traveling To The Dominican Republic

A Hillsborough County woman is one of three imported chikungunya virus cases reported by the Florida Department of Health today. It is believed the 44-year-old  Tampa-area  resident contracted the mosquito borne viral infection while visiting  the Dominican...
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