By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in Miami-Dade County, FL have reported three additional confirmed locally-transmitted dengue fever cases today, bringing the total in the county to...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews For the first time since 2017, New Mexico health officials have reported a human plague case. The confirmed case is reported in a 72-year-old man from Torrance County. The...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews While some parts of the country have been alerted to an increase in human Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) cases and deaths, the state that has seen the most human...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews On Thursday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced updated numbers related to the multistate outbreak of lung injury associated with use of...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Vermont state health officials announced Thursday that the Asian Tiger mosquito (Aedes albopictus) has been identified for the first time in Vermont. Typically found...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the Legionella outbreak linked to the NC Mountain State Fair, the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services now reports 124 cases of...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The number of Legionnaires’ disease cases linked to the NC Mountain State Fair continues to grow at a quick pace. According to North Carolina health officials,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Los Angeles County health officials report the first death due to West Nile virus (WNV) for the 2019 season. The patient, a resident of the South Bay area, was hospitalized...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the mumps outbreak at the College of Charleston, school officials report two additional cases yesterday, bringing the outbreak total on campus to...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) announced today about the fourth death due to Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) this year. The latest...