By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Officials with the Indiana Department of Natural Resources recently learned from lab results that wild cottontail rabbit carcasses found on private land in Elkhart...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Officials in Pike County, in northeastern Pennsylvania, released the findings of a first-of-its-kind baseline study by the Tick Borne Diseases Task Force. The study...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated their travel notice for Burundi this week in light of the ongoing malaria epidemic in the country. Since...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Biopharmaceutical company, Tarsus Pharmaceuticals, recently announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the Company’s Investigational...

By Jory Lange Seven children in Seattle and King County have developed E. coli O157 infections in a suspected E. coli outbreak.  Seattle & King County Public Health is investigating a new cluster...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews 100 porcupine quills, which may pose an animal and human virus threat, were seized by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists at Dulles Airport...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews On Wednesday, Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont  signed into law legislation that updates Connecticut’s immunization requirements for students attending preK-12...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has reported two additional Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE), one each in Levy County and Nassau County. An...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Connecticut state health officials are reporting a second confirmed case of measles in a Fairfield County child. The child is a household contact of the child who...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Douglas County Health Department (DCHD) is urging people to take extra precautions to avoid getting sick from norovirus as officials report an increase in norovirus...