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Roche announced Friday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the cobas® TaqScreen MPX Test, v2.0 for use in the detection and identification of HIV, HCV, and HBV in donations of...

The Royal Free Hospital released an update on the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) patient, Pauline Cafferkey today, and the news is promising. According to a statement health officials say, “Pauline Cafferkey...

The latest investigation update on the outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes infections (listeriosis) linked to commercially produced, prepackaged caramel apples was reported by the CDC and FDA Friday and...

The Maine Centers for Disease Control has released the update 2014 numbers for three important tickborne diseases in the state: Lyme disease, anaplasmosis and babesiosis. The case count for Lyme disease...

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A confirmed case of measles in a 15 year old male traveler was reported to the Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties. While infectious, the traveler visited local attractions...

New Mexico and California State health officials announced today the first influenza related fatalities of the current 2014-2015 flu season in adults. New Mexico health officials reported 5 deaths today...

The measles outbreak linked to two Disney parks in California continues to grow and spread since first being reported earlier this week. Health officials in Orange County, California say they have seen...

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In a follow-up to an earlier report, Colorado health officials announced that an individual who traveled to the California theme park in December has tested positive for measles. El Paso County Public...

In October last year, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas nurse Amber Vinson made the notorious trip to Ohio to the Akron-based bridal shop, Coming Attractions Bridal & Formal. On the morning...

Health officials in California and Utah have confirmed at least nine measles cases between residents of the two states and three other cases are under investigation. All confirmed and suspect cases reported...