By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Southern Nevada In a follow-up on the human West Nile virus (WNV) situation in the Las Vegas/Southern Nevada area shows that four additional cases have been report...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Hunterdon County, NJ Health officials in Hunterdon County, New Jersey have reported a rabies-positive groundhog who acted aggressively toward farm animals on Raritan...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Minnesota Department of Health is reporting a hepatitis A outbreak and is reminding the public the best way to prevent the infection is through vaccination. Since...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in Miami-Dade County, Florida have reported a confirmed a locally-acquired case of dengue fever this week, the second such case reported in the county...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Valley Fever, also known as coccidioidomycosis, is caused by the spore of a fungus that grows in soil in parts of California, Arizona, and other areas of the southwestern...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the cholera outbreak in Yemen, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a travel notice today for Yemen due to the cholera outbreak. There...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the West Nile virus (WNV) situation in Clark County, Nevada, officials with the Southern Nevada Health District have reported the 12th human WNV...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health has identified the first two cases of human West Nile virus (WNV) infection in Los Angeles County for the 2019 season...

By NewsDesk    @infectiousdiseasenews An Ohio woman has been left without her limbs following a rare bacterial infection contracted from a lick from her dog. According to a Fox 8 Cleveland report,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Earlier this week, New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets Commissioner Richard A. Ball warned consumers in Columbia County and the surrounding area not...