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Today, EMS HAZ TAC Units transferred to Bellevue Hospital a patient who presented a fever and gastrointestinal symptoms. The patient is a health care worker who returned to the U.S. within the past 21...

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San Antonio, Texas-based Biotech Company Alpha Diagnostic Int’l (ADI) has developed and released several convenient, rapid, and sensitive ELISA test kits for the detection of major Ebola viral protein...

Duval County, in northeast Florida, has already seen one human infection transmitted by the Culex mosquito this year when a resident contracted West Nile virus. Yesterday, Duval County health officials...

New Jersey has reported 24 confirmed Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) cases so far this season, according to the the New Jersey Department of Health Oct. 21. The following counties have reported cases:  Bergen,...

The westernmost county in Florida recorded their third human case of West Nile virus (WNV) infection during the past week, according to the Florida Department of Health. The newest case in Escambia County...

In an announcement yesterday by Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, the United States will be implementing new measures for preventing Ebola from entering the country. Johnson said in...

He was admitted to the Nebraska Medical Center, the country’s largest biocontainment unit, on October 6 after contracting Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) while on assignment in Ebola-stricken Liberia,...

The first person to contract Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in the United States is doing better, according to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) today. In a statement from the NIH they say, “The...

The western states of Arizona and Nevada, plus Alaska and Hawaii are the four states remaining without a confirmed case of the serious respiratory virus circulating this year, Enterovirus D68(EV-D68). From...

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has recorded an additional 46 human West Nile virus (WNV) cases during the past week, bringing the state’s total for 2014 to 608. Los Angeles County accounted...