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“Today, we are taking specific aim at making the poultry items that Americans most often purchase safer to eat,” said Agriculture Secretary Vilsack. “This is a meaningful, targeted step...

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With the additional five reported influenza-related fatalities in San Diego County says the total deaths for the 2014-2015 flu season stands at nine. Their ages ranged from 68 to 95 years and all had...

In a follow-up to a report last week about the confirmation of norovirus infection linked to the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center, Metro health officials now say that they have confirmed...

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Dr. Ron Chapman, director of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and state health officer, announced today that local public health officials have confirmed a total of 59 cases of measles...

In a follow-up to a report yesterday concerning a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) travel notice for Bermuda due to local transmission, the Bermuda Department of Health issued a press...

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According to a message today from Michael F. Ring, Ed.D., Superintendent of Schools, the district has been informed that a fifth student has a confirmed case of MRSA. This case is believed to have resulted...

The Old Silvana Creamery in Arlington, Washington has recalled some batches of raw milk due to the risk of the  bacterium, Campylobacter. According to a Herald Net report Tuesday, the recall, announced...

Lane County, Oregon health officials have confirmed the first case of measles in the state linked to the California Disney theme parks, according to a Oregon Live report Tuesday. This is the first case...

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Health officials in Tarrant County, Texas have confirmed a Tarrant County resident has tested positive for Measles after returning home from India. The resident flew from India and had a stop in Dubai,...

In December 2014, Bermuda reported local transmission of chikungunya. This is the first time that local transmission of chikungunya has been reported in Bermuda. To date, the island has seen 10 suspected...