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A Louisville resident has tested positive for tularemia after exposure to a dead rabbit while walking with her dog near Coyote Run Open Space in Louisville. The resident had a small cut on her knee, where...

The number of states reporting confirmed cases of Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) is up to 17, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and state health departments. The CDC says from...

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The New Mexico Department of Health announced today that a 50-year-old man from San Juan County is hospitalized with laboratory confirmed Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS). This is the fourth case of...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported today the latest chikungunya case counts in the United States and if you thought Florida has seen the most cases, think again. As of September...

Worcester County health officials are confirming at least two cases of Legionnaires’ disease, or Legionellosis, which appears to have been contracted at a Ocean City, Maryland hotel, according to...

A St. Lucie County resident with no travel history has become the states and the country’s ninth locally acquired chikungunya case, according to the Florida Department of Health. In 2014, a total...

The number of human West Nile virus cases so far this year in California is double the 2013 numbers, according to new data released by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH). The CDPH reports...

A Georgetown University undergraduate student has died from apparent bacterial meningitis, according to an email sent to the campus community today. Georgetown’s vice president for student affairs, Todd...

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PRESS RELEASE As the President has stated, the Ebola epidemic in West Africa and the humanitarian crisis there is a top national security priority for the United States.  In order to contain and combat...

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The Health Department is reminding Vermonters to use caution when cleaning up rodent infested areas after an out-of-state resident recently contracted Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome while visiting Vermont. The...