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Three probable cases of measles were reported today with several locations identified where the public may have been exposed, the County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) announced. Like...

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The parasitic disease, Trichinellosis follows consumption of raw or undercooked meat infected with Trichinella larvae. It has been a nationally notifiable disease in the United States since 1966 and...

The Shigellosis outbreak that has affected the Borough Park and Williamsburg areas of Brooklyn appears to have found its way into Spring Valley, Rockland County, according to a CBS New York TV news report...

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Inventure Foods, Inc. of Phoenix, Arizona, has issued a precautionary recall of its RADER FARMS® Fresh Start Smoothie Blend, Fresh Start Sunrise Refresh Fusion, and Fresh Start Daily Power Fusion because...

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A Boston man in his twenties with underlying health conditions is the first death linked to influenza this season in the city, the Boston Public Health Commission announced today.  Since the beginning...

The United States Congress designated January as Cervical Health Awareness Month. Of all cancers that affect women, cervical cancer is one of the most preventable. The human papillomavirus (HPV) causes...

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Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) has been detected in another student at the Rocky Point, New York high school, according to school officials. Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Michael Ring...

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The number of measles cases linked to Disney theme parks continue to climb, and no place has been hit quite as hard as where Disneyland resides, Orange County, California. Orange County now has sixteen confirmed...

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The number of measles cases linked to two California Disney theme parks continue to rise and Utah health authorities are now reporting the third case that is part of the outbreak. The individual is under...

An unnamed University of Oregon student has been diagnosed with Neisseria meningococcemia. The student lived off-campus. Meningococcal infection caused by the bacterium, Neisseria meningitidis contagious...