The United States Congress designated January as Cervical Health Awareness Month. Of all cancers that affect women, cervical cancer is one of the most preventable. The human papillomavirus (HPV) causes...

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Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) has been detected in another student at the Rocky Point, New York high school, according to school officials. Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Michael Ring...

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The number of measles cases linked to Disney theme parks continue to climb, and no place has been hit quite as hard as where Disneyland resides, Orange County, California. Orange County now has sixteen confirmed...

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The number of measles cases linked to two California Disney theme parks continue to rise and Utah health authorities are now reporting the third case that is part of the outbreak. The individual is under...

An unnamed University of Oregon student has been diagnosed with Neisseria meningococcemia. The student lived off-campus. Meningococcal infection caused by the bacterium, Neisseria meningitidis contagious...

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Nashville Metro Public Health Department officials have been working closely with Opryland Hotel representatives since Thursday morning to investigate an increase in gastrointestinal illness at the Opryland...

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Oma’s Pride of Avon, CT is recalling Purr-Complete Feline Poultry Meal because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. Salmonella can affect animals eating the products and there is...

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Washington State health officials are working with federal health agencies (CDC, FDA) in the ongoing investigation of an outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes infections linked to consumption of Latin-style...

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Indiana health officials are reporting that influenza is hitting the Hoosier States particularly hard halfway through the 2014-2015 seasonal flu season.  State health officials are urging the public to...

In an update in the investigation of children across the United States who developed acute flaccid myelitis, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says since August 2, 2014, there has...