A 17-year-old student from San Ysidro High School in San Diego has been confirmed positive for meningococcal disease, according to county health officials. The previously healthy male was admitted to...

In an update to an earlier report on the multistate salmonella outbreak in the northeastern United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports the case total has increased by five...

With additional human West Nile virus (WNV) cases reported in the state of Florida, the Department of Health (DOH) puts the case count at 15 in 2014. The new cases were reported from Clay and Duval counties...

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The Florida Department of Health has received notification of two influenza associated pediatric deaths in Orange and Pasco Counties. While most cases of flu are mild, there are exceptions. Pre-existing...

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Food Safety Specialists from the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) warn consumers not to eat Soybean Sprouts from Henry’s Farm Inc. of Woodford, Va. The company is recalling...

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In a follow-up to a June 2, 2014 report of the fourth vCJD case in the United States in Texas, health officials from both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Texas Department...

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Dallas County health officials announced late last week it is monitoring 4 additional people for Ebola, bringing the total to 13, according to a Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS)  news...

In a follow-up to the report of a multistate Salmonella Enteritidis outbreak primarily affecting states in the northeastern United States, at least two states have issued press releases concerning their...

A school district in Fairfax, OK in Osage County has cancelled classes around the Thanksgiving holiday due to infectious mononucleosis. According to a Woodland Public Schools district website announcement...

The number of cases of the tick borne bacterial disease, anaplasmosis, continue to climb in Maine as the state Centers for Disease Control reports 164 cases statewide as of Nov. 18. This number is up 70...