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Coconino County Public Health Services District (CCPHSD) officials confirmed that fleas collected in Picture Canyon, a popular hiking area located in northeast Flagstaff, tested positive for plague (Yersinia...

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Officials from the South Dakota Department of Health issued a warning yesterday to the public about tick borne diseases. “Using repellent and checking often for ticks are the best ways to prevent tularemia,...

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International travelers are bringing a multidrug-resistant intestinal illness to the United States and spreading it to others who have not traveled, according to a report released today by the Centers...

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Over 750 victims have sued The Rockefeller Foundation, the Johns Hopkins Hospital, the Johns Hopkins University, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public...

The number of  confirmed, probable, and suspected cases of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone has topped the 25,000 case mark, according to the latest World Health Organization...

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The popularity of hunting feral hogs in Alabama has increased during the past few years as land managers target these animals to keep the population in check. Because handling harvested hogs brings with...

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will lead new programs totaling more than $185 million in HIV prevention funding for men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender people, with a particular...

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More good news is being reported on the yet unnamed Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) patient who arrived at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Center’s Special Clinical Studies Unit (SCSU) on...

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The Tennessee Department of Health is reminding vacation and business travelers about the importance of protecting themselves from mosquitoes that may transmit chikungunya virus and other mosquito-borne...

As a result of increased HIV testing in southeastern Indiana due to the large outbreak of the viral disease linked to injectable drug use, health officials in Jackson County say there is a significant...