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Fundamental research into the causes and cures of post-treatment Lyme disease syndrome now has its first home base at a major U.S. medical research center with the launch of the Johns Hopkins Lyme Disease...

For the second time since Monday, a University of Texas student has been confirmed positive for the mumps, the third case this month. According to the Daily Texan, the Moody College of Communication student...

According to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) weekly FluView, one human infection with a novel influenza A virus was reported by the state of Ohio. The person was infected with an influenza...

The University of Texas University Health Services has reported two confirmed cases of the viral disease, mumps, in students during the past week. The first case was reported last Wednesday and students...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Vessel Sanitation Program (VSP) is reporting a norovirus outbreak onboard Princess Cruise lines ship, Star Princess today. Specimens have been...

A gastrointestinal outbreak of yet unknown etiology has sickened 80 passengers and crew on board Oceania Cruises’ Oceania Marina, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s...

Indiana health officials reported Tuesday that the number of HIV cases in the southeastern Indiana outbreak has reached 149 (146 confirmed and 3 preliminary positive cases). The extension on the executive...

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In a follow-up to a report about a week ago, The Whatcom County Health Department (WCHD) updated the information on their investigation into the shiga toxin-producing E. coli O157 outbreak in the county...

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May 5 is National Hand Hygiene Day and the Florida Department of Health urges residents to pause and consider the importance of this everyday health habit. Washing your hands is the most significant step...

Following neighboring governors, Scott Walker in Wisconsin and Mark Dayton in Minnesota, Iowa Governor Terry E. Branstad declared a state of emergency in Iowa in an attempt to stop the avian influenza...