The number of pertussis cases in California has increased by an additional 760 cases since the last update two weeks ago, bringing the total number to 6,930 in 2014 to date. Nearly 200 pertussis patients...

The Florida Department of Health (FLDOH) has reported two additional cases of bacterial infections with Vibrio vulnificus, according to the newest data released today. The new cases, both non-fatal, were...

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health has confirmed the first human cases of West Nile virus (WNV) infection in Los Angeles County for the 2014 season. A female, 60s, from the San Fernando...

Last week, the Florida Department of Health in Pinellas County issued an advisory after reporting an increase in the protozoan parasite, Cryptosporidium, in the area. On Thursday, the City of Tarpon...

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In a press conference after U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit Wednesday, United States President Barack Obama answered a question concerning the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, that the World Health Organization...

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is rapidly increasing its ongoing efforts to curb the expanding West African Ebola outbreak and deploying staff to four African nations currently affected:...

Health officials and laboratory results have confirmed that an Eagle County resident has died from Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS) following exposure to hantavirus. The victim was an adult male. The...

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A month after the recall of White & Blue Lion tattoo supplies due to bacterial contamination, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a consumer update concerning the risks linked to these...

The Harris County Public Health & Environmental Services (HCPHES) Mosquito Control Division has scheduled an aerial spray operation for Thursday evening, August 7, 2014 for portions of northeast and...

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With a significantly increased number of reported gonorrhea cases this year, especially in Campbell County, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) is reminding residents that preventing the spread of sexually...