Nebraska health officials are stressing vaccination for pertussis after seeing more than 200 cases of the disease in the month of January. Cases are on the rise in eastern and southeastern Nebraska. “There...

After a large number of cases of nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and low grade fever in the greater Farmville area, in particular hundreds linked to Hampden-Sydney College, another local school is reporting...

Dallas County health officials have reported the 11th imported chikungunya case since the outbreak in the Western hemisphere. The current case has a recent travel history to Puerto Rico. As of January...

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A case of meningococcal meningitis has been confirmed in a vaccinated Providence College student, the Rhode Island Department of Health reported Monday.  The unnamed student has been admitted to a Boston-area...

Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s Grandeur of the Seas returned to Baltimore Monday from it’s 10-day voyage after approximately 200 passengers and crew were sickened with the gastrointestinal...

The politicians are coming out in force on the issue of vaccination in light of all the media attention the 2015 US measles outbreak is getting. President Obama and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie have...

The 2015 measles outbreak has sparked some political commentary, including the President of the United States, with their different views on vaccinations and mandatory vaccination. The governor of New...

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Two western harvest mice tested positive for the potentially deadly hantavirus in the Fairbanks Ranch area of San Diego County, according to environmental health officials. This prompted officials to remind people...

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There has been more than 100 measles cases confirmed and reported in the United States in 2015 to date, which has drawn concern from health officials at all levels. In a interview with Norah O’Donnell...

Florida health department officials are advising Florida residents to ensure they are vaccinated against measles after discovering four cases in travelers to the state during the past two weeks. The four...