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Health officials in Dallas County, Texas have kicked off their 2015 public education campaign for two mosquito borne viral diseases–Chikungunya and West Nile virus. “We are beginning our campaign...

Health officials in Douglas County, Nebraska say they have confirmed a case of measles in an individual who visited several places in Omaha and Blair. The joint public health investigation by Three Rivers...

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Arizona has become the 6th US state affected by the measles outbreak linked to California Disney Parks, according to Maricopa County health officials. One case linked to the theme parks has also been reported...

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“Today, we are taking specific aim at making the poultry items that Americans most often purchase safer to eat,” said Agriculture Secretary Vilsack. “This is a meaningful, targeted step...

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With the additional five reported influenza-related fatalities in San Diego County says the total deaths for the 2014-2015 flu season stands at nine. Their ages ranged from 68 to 95 years and all had...

In a follow-up to a report last week about the confirmation of norovirus infection linked to the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center, Metro health officials now say that they have confirmed...

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Dr. Ron Chapman, director of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and state health officer, announced today that local public health officials have confirmed a total of 59 cases of measles...

In a follow-up to a report yesterday concerning a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) travel notice for Bermuda due to local transmission, the Bermuda Department of Health issued a press...

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According to a message today from Michael F. Ring, Ed.D., Superintendent of Schools, the district has been informed that a fifth student has a confirmed case of MRSA. This case is believed to have resulted...

The Old Silvana Creamery in Arlington, Washington has recalled some batches of raw milk due to the risk of the  bacterium, Campylobacter. According to a Herald Net report Tuesday, the recall, announced...