Georgia health officials reported Monday of the state’s first reported case of measles since 2012. The patient is an infant that arrived in Atlanta from outside of the U.S. and is being cared for at...

In a follow-up to a report on a measles cluster in suburban Chicago several days ago, Cook County Public Health reports an additional three confirmed cases, bringing the total to eight. These cases include...

A federal investigator who visited the Tulane National Primate Research Center (TNPRC) in late January as part of the response to the November 2014 Burkholderia pseudomallei infections of two macaques...

The number of measles cases reported in the United States this year up to Feb. 6 has reached 121, according to the latest data provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Cases have...

In a follow-up to the report from the Florida Department of Health one week ago concerning measles cases in the state, health officials say there has been no spread to date. On the Tampa-based talk...

Following the confirmation of two students contracted meningococcal meningitis at Providence College in Rhode Island, school officials announced the opening of a vaccination clinic today. The type of meningitis...

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An outbreak of mumps that began in September 2014 among students at the Moscow campus of the University of Idaho continues to spread outside the Moscow area. Idaho has 21 reported confirmed and probable...

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The number of H7N9 avian influenza cases reported on Mainland China is now at 564 cases since March 2013, and this number is likely low due to irregular reporting from many provinces in China. In addition,...

Chickenpox and measles parties have made a comeback of sorts with reports of this happening in European countries during the last decade–in fact, German news source, Spiegel Online published in...

Following on the heels of a suspected measles case in the state of New Jersey, an Ocean County area school district has reported a case of another vaccine-preventable disease, chickenpox. In a letter...