Officials with the University of Kansas Watkins Health Services have reported an increase in sexually transmitted infections (STIs), in particular gonorrhea over the past year, according to a Lawrence...

Oakland County, MI health officials issued a public health advisory Friday after an employee of Red Lobster in Novi tested positive for hepatitis A. Guests who consumed food from the restaurant between...

In a follow-up to a report on Legionnaires’ disease cases reported at the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy (IVHQ), state health officials are reporting a third laboratory-confirmed case of Legionnaires’...

Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) on Thursday introduced the Flu Vaccine Act, legislation to conduct or support comprehensive research for the creation of a universal influenza vaccine that could be administered...

According to the 2017-2018 Influenza Season Update for the week ending on February 10th, flu activity in Connecticut remains high and widespread. Statewide emergency department visits attributed to the...

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) is reminding Hoosiers that influenza activity continues to be high and widespread across Indiana and is urging people to take precautions against the illness,...

New diagnostic methods and treatments – including fecal transplantation – will help improve the care of patients with Clostridium difficile (C. diff.), a deadly bacterial infection that can occur...

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is reporting two laboratory-confirmed cases of Legionnaires’ disease among Illinois Veterans’ Home residents.  Both residents are at the Illinois Veterans...

In a follow-up to the consumer advisory for chicken salad sold at Fareway stores in Iowa, which is being linked to multiple Salmonella cases, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection...

Officials with San Diego County announced Tuesday that several ticks collected in routine trapping from Lopez Canyon trail in Sorrento Valley have tested positive for tularemia. Officials from the County’s...