In 2009, the state of Alaska reported only five cases of the sexually transmitted infection, syphilis; however, since that time, the number of cases have increased eightfold, according to data from the...

A suspected norovirus outbreak has been reported by MIT Medical clinicians yesterday with health providers reporting seeing 18 patients with diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting since the beginning of the week. Associate...

The following statement was released by the National Institutes of Health today: The American healthcare worker admitted to the NIH Clinical Center on March 13 with Ebola virus disease (EVD) was discharged...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Vessel Sanitation Program (VSP) is reporting an outbreak of a unspecified gastrointestinal illness on Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian...

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) reported yesterday the final human West Nile virus (WNV) numbers for 2014 and the tally is 801, more than double the number of cases seen by the state...

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The Mayday Project Lyme patient advocacy group announced that it is moving forward with plans for a two-day protest at the headquarters of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA). U.S. rates...

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The Alabama Department of Public Health is working with Alabama State University to identify students and staff who may have been exposed to a person previously treated for tuberculosis. The person has...

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In response to the HIV outbreak in Southeastern Indiana, AIDS United AmeriCorps members are there providing HIV testing and other key services in partnership with the Indiana State Department of Health. Southeastern...

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In a follow-up to the tuberculosis situation at Charlotte Central School in Vermont, which began in January of this year, state health officials are reporting three more students at Charlotte Central...

In a follow-up to the ongoing human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) outbreak in southeastern Indiana, the needle exchange program in Scott County began Saturday in an effort to curb the outbreak in Scott...