By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 In an interview on Yahoo Entertainment, The Hot Zone author, Richard Preston discussed another virus that we could see in the post-COVID era–Nipah virus. Preston said, “It’s...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 On this website, we have previously reported on positive COVID-19 tests on dogs and cats in Hong Kong and in a tiger at the Bronx Zoo. On Wednesday, The U.S. Centers for Disease...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 According to a U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) information piece published on their website last week, the federal agency assures the public that there is currently...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 On Monday, the Florida Department of Health (DOH) reported that the number of coronavirus disease, or COVID-19 cases has grown to 27,058 after reporting nearly 400 cases this...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Since the first confirmed COVID-19 case in Illinois (Chicago) on January 24, 2020, the number of cases in Illinois has reached nearly 30,000. According to the latest...

Bay Area Lyme Foundation, a leading sponsor of Lyme disease research in the U.S., announces the opening of the San Diego collection site of the Bay Area Lyme Foundation’s Lyme Disease Biobank, which...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Oklahoma State Department of Health reported three additional COVID-19 related fatalities Saturday, bringing the state death toll due to the coronavirus to 139. The...

The Oswego County Health Department continues to investigate reports of rabies during the COVID-19 pandemic. To date, there have been 10 cases of confirmed rabies in wildlife within the county. In February,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews New Jersey state health officials reported an additional 3,026 new confirmed COVID-19 test results today, bringing the state total to 81,420. Bergen, Hudson, Essex...

On Thursday, President Donald J. Trump and members of his Administration hosted phone calls with Republican and Democrat Members of the House of Representatives and Senate serving on the Opening Up America...