The NBC News freelance cameraman who contracted Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Liberia and was transferred to Nebraska Medical Center for treatment has shown “very modest improvement”, according...

Just four days after the first Ebola fatality was reported in the United States, a health care worker who was part of the treatment team for Thomas Eric Duncan has contracted the virus, according to Texas...

Michigan has confirmed the first tragic fatality due to the outbreak strain of Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) in the state today in a 21-month old toddler from Clinton Township, according to multiple press outlets. The child,...

Tick-borne diseases continue to climb in Maine, particularly anaplasmosis, which as of Sept. 30, the state has seen 39 more cases than all of 2013, according to the Maine CDC. Health officials say there...

Maine CDC has identified a human case of neuroinvasive Eastern Equine Encephalitis virus (EEE) in a mature adult who resides in York County.  The individual became ill in late August and was hospitalized. ...

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California Olive and Vine, LLC of Sutter, CA is taking precautionary measures and voluntarily recalling Pumpkin Seed Pesto because of irregular lab results. The company found that the jarred pesto may...

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Two Idaho adults over the age of 60, a woman from Ada County and a woman from Kootenai County, died recently from influenza-related illnesses. These are the first deaths in Idaho attributed to influenza...

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The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has reported an additional 18 confirmed cases of Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68), bringing the state total to 32, up from 14 eight days ago. As of October 9,...

A new Reason-Rupe poll was released Thursday and it covered a number of topics to include ISIS, the mid term elections and President Obama. In addition to the more political topics, two health issues,...

After reporting on the first mumps cases at the Ohio State University in early March, seven months and hundreds of cases later, the outbreak of the contagious viral disease has been declared over. According...