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...

The Samaritan’s Purse doctor who contracted the deadly Ebola virus working in Liberia and was brought back to the United States two weeks ago continues to show improvement, according to the Christian...

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The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) confirmed 13 new cases of West Nile virus this week, of which five were neuroinvasive disease infections, bringing this year’s total to 42 reported...

The number of cases of the protozoan infection, Cyclosporiasis, increased by nine during the past week bringing the total to 164. The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) says the source...

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is advising consumers to be aware of products sold online claiming to prevent or treat the Ebola virus. Since the outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa, the FDA...

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There’s still plenty of time this summer to enjoy the coast or the beach, whether it’s along the Gulf Coast or the Caribbean. Before heading out, the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals...

The number of travel associated chikungunya cases continue to mount, according to the latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The CDC reports that as of August 12, there...

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McCormick & Company, Incorporated is initiating a voluntary recall of McCormick® Ground Oregano, 0.75 oz bottle, UPC 0-523561-6 with code dates BEST BY AUG 21 16 H and AUG 22 16 H due to possible...