The Guilford County Department of Health is reporting the ninth confirmed case of animal rabies in 2019 yesterday. The most recent case involved a fox found on Ashton Court in Greensboro. Officials remind...

According to a Deseret News report yesterday, a migrant boy who had been detained at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection camp came to Utah with typhoid fever last month. The child was hospitalized with...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Officials with the Benton-Franklin Health District in Kennewick, WA reported on the investigation of a norovirus outbreak linked to a local restaurant. According to...

Pinellas County health officials are advising the public to take caution in swimming pools and water playgrounds because of the risk of Cryptosporidium, aka “Crypto”. In 2014, DOH-Pinellas witnessed...

By NewsDesk   @infectiousdiseasenews New York City New York City health officials reported an additional 14 measles cases in the Brooklyn/Queens area outbreak during the past week. This bringing the...

Researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Gillings School of Global Public Health and their colleagues at the University of Texas at Austin and the National Institutes of Health Vaccine...

A recent Harris poll reveal that more than two in five American adults (45 percent) say something has caused them to doubt vaccine safety. The spread of negative attitudes towards vaccines is a phenomenon...

The Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) reports confirmed Vesicular stomatitis virus (VSV) in horses on a Kinney County premises on June 21, 2019. The National Veterinary Services Laboratories (NVSL)...

Researchers have now shown that patients who are heavily colonized with Candida auris on their skin can shed the fungus and contaminate their surroundings. This finding provides an explanation for the...

By NewsDesk   @infectiousdiseasenews Georgia state health officials are reporting an additional confirmed case of measles in an unvaccinated metro Atlanta resident who recently traveled overseas. The...