The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Reservation announced earlier this week that the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) had confirmed several cases of  food borne illness linked to E. coli,...

The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene reported a new case of  serogroup C invasive meningococcal disease ( serogroup C Neisseria meningitidis) in an HIV infected man who has sex with...

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After reporting 3 confirmed human cases of West Nile virus infection this season to date, Maricopa County Department of Public Health announced today its first death of the season from the disease. The...

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CDC announced today the formation of an external laboratory safety workgroup of the Advisory Committee to the Director of CDC. This group will provide advice and guidance to the CDC Director and CDC’s...

An intensive three-month investigation has prompted Greenville Health System to install what may be the state’s first bacteriologic point-of-use water filters in a hospital operating room setting in...

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Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) has confirmed a Northeast Tarrant County resident has tested positive for Measles after travelling outside of the state. TCPH is actively working with local physicians...

The Mesa County Health Department today is reporting a confirmed case of hantavirus in a Mesa County resident. The resident was transported to Denver for treatment over the weekend and is still there receiving...

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The California Department of Public Health declared a state‐wide epidemic of pertussis in June 2014. In Los Angeles County, 435 lab‐confirmed and probable cases, and another 386 suspect cases have...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released the latest numbers yesterday concerning both imported and locally-acquired chikungunya cases on the continental United States, Puerto Rico and the...

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Just days after reported their first West Nile virus case of 2014, the Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) has confirmed the first case of imported Chikungunya virus (CHIKV)  in 2014. The...