By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Los Angeles County health officials have reported one case of the South African variant, B.1.351, and three cases of the Brazilian P.1 variant, both variants of concern. Authorities...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Washington Department of Health reports five lab-positive campylobacteriosis cases in individuals who consumed Dungeness Valley Creamery raw milk. The raw milk was purchased...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports investigating an outbreak of 19 Salmonella infections in 8 states (CA, KY, MS, NH, OK, OR, TN, WA). Eight...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Michigan state health officials have reported a case of the P.1 or Brazil variant in a Bay County resident. “We are concerned about the discovery of another...

A new center that will provide specialized care for patients with Lyme disease and other tick-borne diseases will begin seeing patients this summer at Columbia University‘s Vagelos College of Physicians...

The faster-spreading B.1.1.7 variant of SARS-CoV-2 first detected in the United Kingdom, the coronavirus that causes COVID-19, is quickly on its way to becoming the dominant variant of the virus in the...

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced it is allowing the use of the Binx Health IO CT/NG Assay at point-of-care settings, such as in physician offices, community-based clinics, urgent...

By Teddy Cambosa The Center for Disease Control (CDC) has announced that it is supporting its stride to eradicate Ebola outbreaks in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and the Republic of Guinea (Guinea)...

Kareem Mart of Garden City, MI,is recalling its 1lb and 2lb Kareem Chef brand “Halva”, “Halva with Pistachio”, and “Halva with Chocolate” food treats because they have the potential to be contaminated...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported a case of human infection with a novel influenza A virus, or “swine flu” in North Carolina, in their...