International Christian mission organization SIM announced today that missionary doctor Rick Sacra, recently infected with the Ebola virus while serving in Liberia, is being flown to The Nebraska Medical...

The Volusia County Health Department has issued a mosquito borne illness advisory after a resident contracted West Nile virus (WNV). All that is known about the case is the it is a 34-year-old woman....

A Boulder County, Colorado child has contracted the bacterial infection, tularemia, according to a Times-Call report yesterday. A 9 News report today identifies the child as Chayse Kluger. The boy’s...

California health officials are advising the public to be vigilant against West Nile virus (WNV) as the number of human cases increase significantly. Dr. Ron Chapman, director of the California Department...

The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced the first confirmed case of Chikungunya virus in Iowa. A Central Iowa adult male who recently returned from a trip to the Caribbean became ill...

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The Southern Nevada Health District is reporting a case of West Nile virus in a male over the age of 50 with the more serious neuroinvasive form of the illness. This is the first human case of West Nile...

In a follow-up to a story earlier this week, the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare is reporting two cases of Cryptosporidiosis in two Canyon County residents. Raw goat milk has been identified...

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Today the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) confirms the death of a Forrest County resident from West Nile virus (WNV), the third Mississippi death from WNV in 2014. New human cases have also...

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Despite the fact that sepsis affects more than a million Americans each year and kills up to half of them, a new survey published by Sepsis Alliance found that fewer than half of all Americans have ever...

The Florida Department of Health reported the state’s eighth autochthonous chikungunya case in Miami-Dade County, according to data from their Arbovirus surveillance released today. This comes...