By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Wednesday confirmed a possible first case of person-to-person transmission of COVID-19 in California in the general...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The CDC, public health and regulatory officials in several states, and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) report investigating a multistate outbreak of E....

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Earlier this month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported an GI outbreak of unknown etiology that sickened more than 400 passengers and crew,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The El Paso Department of Public Health (DPH) reports a significant increase in chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis cases from 2010 to 2018, prompting calls for residents...

While the city of San Francisco has not seen a COVID-19, Mayor London Breed today declared a local emergency to proactively prepare for possible COVID-19. Officials say given the high volume of travel...

A randomized, controlled clinical trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the investigational antiviral remdesivir in hospitalized adults diagnosed with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has begun...

Today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration posted a warning letter issued to Jimmy John’s Franchise LLC for engaging in a pattern of receiving and offering for sale adulterated fresh produce, specifically...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews I previously reported that the CDC issued a Level 3 travel notice for South Korea due to COVID-19 stating-that travelers avoid all nonessential travel to South Korea....

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in Kentucky reported three additional outbreak hepatitis A cases in recent weeks putting the state’s outbreak total to 5,001. The outbreak...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a Level-3 travel notice for South Korea due to the widespread, ongoing outbreak. To date, South Korea has...