On Tuesday, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced additional COVID-19 vaccination sites across the state of Florida through the Federal Retail Pharmacy Program. The Federal Retail Pharmacy Program sites...

By News Desk  @bactiman63 The Colorado Departments of Agriculture and Public Health and Environment have confirmed that a mule residing in Eagle County recently tested positive for bat variant rabies. ...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Officials at UMass Amherst raised the operational posture of the campus to “High Risk”, up from “Elevated Risk” just two days prior after consulting with...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) is reporting the first identification in a Missouri resident of the COVID-19 variant, B.1.1.7, which was...

In a Epidemiological Alert from the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) published this weekend, they document the increase of healthcare-associated Candida auris outbreaks in the Region of the Americas...

In a follow-up on the first H3N2v influenza case in the US this year, the World Health Organization (WHO) offered up some additional information in a Disease Outbreak News release Friday. On 13 January,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), along with federal and state health agencies, are investigating a multistate outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 infections. As...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Iowa state health officials report confirming three cases of the COVID-19 variant, SARS-CoV-2 B.1.1.7. Two of the three B.1.1.7 cases were detected in Johnson County, an adult...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS)  announced last week that an Anchorage resident who tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 infection last month was infected...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Following the report out of South Carolina two days ago concerning the first two cases in the US associated with the SARS-CoV-2 variant that first emerged recently...