The first report of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) on viral hepatitis reveals the enormous scale of this silent epidemic in the Americas,  and advocates an organized response by the countries...

One student who attends California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo (Cal Poly) has been diagnosed with presumed meningococcal disease, a bacterial infection that causes bloodstream infections and...

Influenza In a follow-up on a report concerning influenza activity in California, California Department of Public Health (CDPH) State Public Health Officer Dr. Karen Smith reported today that the state...

The number of mumps cases in Spokane County has more than doubled in the past week as county health officials put the case count at 65 as of Friday. Last Friday, the case count stood at 31. Two-thirds...

Officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) are investigating eight cases...

Health officials in New Hampshire are reporting a gonorrhea outbreak after seeing a dramatic increase in cases in 2016. Between 2007 and 2013 there were on average approximately 130 cases per year of...

Just a week after San Luis Obispo Public Health officials confirmed that an adult resident of the county had measles, officials report a confirmed second case in a baby who had contact with the first,...

On Wednesday, Senior Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students Jenny Hall-Jones sent a message to the campus of Ohio University concerning a probable case of bacterial meningitis...

The Allegheny Valley School District advised parents in a letter Tuesday of an unidentified individual at Springdale High School who tested positive for methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). Superintendent...

Two out of 11 rodents collected in late December from the San Timoteo Canyon at the Norton Younglove Preserve near the city of Beaumont have tested positive for hantavirus. The California Department of...