A record number of Californians were diagnosed with a sexually transmitted disease (STD) in 2017, according to a new report released by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH). More than 300,000...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a travel notice recently for people traveling to Osa Peninsula in Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica, an area where malaria is not typically found,...

The principal of Buxton Center Elementary School in York County, Maine, Kim O’Donnell, sent a letter to parents notifying them of a pinworm outbreak on Wednesday, according to a Press Herald report. O’Donnell...

Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) officials notified Auburn University Wednesday of plans to investigate a case of pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) identified in a student enrolled on the Auburn campus....

Louisiana state health officials are investigating a confirmed case of measles in New Orleans. The illness was confirmed through laboratory testing in New Orleans resident who recently traveled out of...

Officials with the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department reported on the investigation of a hepatitis C exposure at MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital in Puyallup. On April 30, MultiCare Good Samaritan...

A recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that warns of a recent surge of tick-borne disease incidence in the United States was no surprise to Massachusetts State Public...

A multistate outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia complex (Bcc) has been reported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). As of May 7, 2018, CDC reports that there are 10 confirmed cases...

Health officials in Riverside County, California say they’ve reached a “critical point” with the number of syphilis infections, particularly in the Coachella Valley, where the rate of...

Southwest Nebraska Public Health Department (SWNPHD) has confirmed the second positive rabies case in Southwest Nebraska for the year. The rabies exposure is with a horse in Chase County. “Rabies in...