In a follow-up to a report of a Kansas man dying from a novel virus, called Bourbon virus over the summer, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported today in the journal, Emerging Infectious Diseases, it...

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After the three confirmed cases of meningococcal meningitis on the University of Oregon (UO) campus this year and the suspect case in the death of freshman, Lauren Jones, university officials say they...

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In an update to a report yesterday, the UCLA Health System notified 179 patients on Feb. 18 that they may have been exposed last fall to the carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae (CRE) bacteria during...

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Just a day after the announcement of the carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) outbreak linked to endoscopes used to diagnose and treat pancreaticobiliary diseases at the UCLA  Ronald Reagan...

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The UCLA Health System has notified nearly 180 patients that they may have been infected by a “superbug” bacteria during complex endoscopic procedures that took place between October 2014 and January...

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The Disneyland measles outbreak, which was first reported in individuals who visited two adjacent Disney theme parks located in Orange County, California in mid-December, has affected scores, according...

Cook County Department of Public Health (CCDPH) reported an addition measles case in an infant associated with the Palatine, IL KinderCare bringing the state total of the contagious virus to 14. Thirteen...

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The University of Oregon (UO) has reported three confirmed cases of meningococcal meningitis this year and according to UO Athletic  Director, Rob Mullens,  one of the potential causes of death of...

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The District of Columbia Department of Health (DOH) confirmed Tuesday an additional case of measles, bringing the total count of measles cases in Washington, DC to two confirmed cases. The recent case...

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The number of confirmed measles cases in the United States increased by 20, according to the latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). From January 1 to February 13, 2015,...