By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Indiana state health officials are reporting a probable case of Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) in a LaPorte County resident, prompting officials to urge Indiana...

By: Candess Zona-Mendola of MakeFoodSafe Indiana residents are on alert today as the Tippecanoe County Department of Health announced a Salmonella outbreak linked to a local restaurant and grocery store....

A Barry County resident is suspected of having Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE), the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) and Barry-Eaton District Health Department announced this...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Connecticut state health officials have issued a warning for the public in shoreline areas about the potential dangers of exposure to salt or brackish water along...

The Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County (DOH-Miami-Dade) reported Friday on five additional human cases of West Nile virus (WNV) infection of local transmission. This brings total to 54...

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) announced Thursday four additional human cases of West Nile virus (WNV) in the state. This brings the total number of WNV cases to seven. Three of the...

LymeMIND, the data coordination center of the Cohen Lyme & Tickborne Disease Initiative, housed at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, today announced that it will be hosting its fifth annual LymeMIND...

A tick species associated with bats has been reported for the first time in New Jersey and could pose health risks to people, pets and livestock, according to a Rutgers-led study in the Journal of Medical...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up report, for the second time this summer, a person has contracted the brain-eating amoeba, Naegleria fowleri. Jacksonville media report that 13-year-old...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment is reporting the second case of human plague in the state this summer. The case, reported to the department...