The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is reporting five human West Nile virus (WNV) cases in the city, the first of the current season. All the patients are residents over the age of...

The number of Vibrio vulnificus cases reported in the state of Florida has increased by two as additional cases of the bacterial disease were reported from Bay and Volusia counties, according to the Florida...

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The Saint Louis County Department of Health has recorded its first probable human case of West Nile Virus (WNV) this year. The victim is a 59-year-old male who was released from a county hospital after...

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) today confirmed five new human cases of West Nile virus (WNV), bringing the state total to 24 cases so far in 2014. The new cases were reported in Forrest...

In 2014, the United States is experiencing a record number of measles cases. From January 1 to August 29, there have been 592 confirmed measles cases reported to CDC’s National Center for Immunization...

For the second time in a month, San Juan Basin Health (SJBH) is reporting a human case of plague in a La Plata County resident. The patient is currently being treated for septicemic plague. The source...

As the number of children sickened by Enterovirus EV-D68 (HEV68) continues to swell in the Midwest and beyond, the CDC is basically saying that this is only the beginning of the outbreak. To date, ten...

The Pinellas County, Florida mosquito control has confirmed St. Louis encephalitis virus (SLEV) in three sentinel chickens, according to a post on the Pinellas County government Facebook page Friday. The...

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A Mobile resident has tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE), lab reports confirm. The 66-year-old male patient remained hospitalized in Mobile, according to health officials Friday. Eastern...

Seventy-eight cases related to the pertussis outbreak have been reported by the Mobile County Health Department this year. Known as whooping cough, pertussis is a highly contagious respiratory disease...