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The Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) has been informed of an outbreak of measles in Hawaii. As of November 10, 2014, the Hawaii State Department of Health reported that there have...

The number of confirmed and suspected viral meningitis cases affected University of Maryland students has grown to 31, with 19 requiring hospitalization for their illness. This is up from 19 cases about...

The number of cases acute neurologic illness with focal limb weakness of unknown etiology in children increased by five as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has verified reports of...

Two Anaheim Ducks came down with the childhood viral illness earlier this week and as of Thursday, one Duck is back. Sidelined with the vaccine-preventable viral illness was Corey Perry and Francois...

The Liberian government, who of recent has seen some encouraging developments in the Ebola outbreak, has lifted the “state of emergency” yesterday, according to an AFP report. “I have...

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As of November 12, 2014, the World Health Organization reported a cluster of three Ebola cases in Bamako, Mali. The cluster in Bamako is linked to a man who had been in a clinic in Bamako after becoming...

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The University of Nebraska Medical Center and its primary clinical partner, Nebraska Medicine, have launched their second free online Ebola education course. The second course, intended for the general...

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Each year, Americans make nearly a million doctor visits for eye infections, resulting in $175 million in direct health care costs, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has estimated in the first...

While the cases of imported chikungunya cases are being seen in record numbers in the United States this year, due to the massive chikungunya epidemic affecting the Western hemisphere, recent data shows...

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Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) has confirmed the fourth case of imported Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) in Dallas County in 2014. The patient was infected with the virus during recent travel...