Two cases of locally acquired chikungunya fever were reported this week in Palm Beach County, according to the Florida Department of Health (FLDOH). This brings the total locally acquired cases in Florida...

The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) is advising the public not to eat any canned soups or sauces made by Corfinio Foods of Richmond.  The affected products were improperly...

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The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has announced the first reported case of West Nile virus for 2014. The individual that tested positive is an adult from Republic County. West Nile...

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nSpired Natural Foods, Inc. is voluntarily recalling certain retail lots of Arrowhead Mills® Peanut Butters, MaraNatha® Almond Butters and Peanut Butters and specific private label nut butters (listed...

The Mobile County Health Department has confirmed that a teenage girl who traveled this summer to the Republic of Uganda contracted malaria. She has been hospitalized since Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, and is...

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A Walla Walla County man is the first Washington resident in 2014 known to have been infected with West Nile virus in our state. The man in his 20s was likely exposed near his home and was hospitalized....

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has confirmed the first human West Nile virus case reported in Illinois for 2014. The Chicago Department of Public Health reported a woman in her 70’s...

Human papillomavirus, or HPV is by far the most prevalent sexually transmitted infection (STI) reported in the United States, accounting for 79 million of the 110 million total STI in the country, according...

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Out of an abundance of caution, the New Mexico Department of Health is working with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to perform tests to rule out Ebola in a 30-year-old woman who developed...

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In a follow-up to a report of a series of laboratory accidents at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the federal health agency published a news release concerning their progress in...