By

In a follow-up to the report of a Los Angeles County child who contracted plague at Yosemite National park,  California Department of Public Health (CDPH) officials say the Crane Flat Campground in...

By

New Mexico health officials are reporting three human cases of the bacterial infection, tularemia, in Bernalillo County, The patients, a 71-year-old man, a 39-year-old man and a 42-year-old woman, who...

By

The number of Vibrio vulnificus infections in Florida has increased by two during the past week as new cases were reported in Charlotte County and Santa Rosa County. This brings the total number of vibriosis...

By

On Monday, August 17 through Wednesday, August 19, between the hours of 8 A.M. and 8 P.M., wildlife biologists with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Cornell University will distribute...

By

The number of babies being born with HIV has reached an all-time low—down 95 percent since 1993. In 2014, six babies in Florida were born with HIV infection. At the height of this problem, in 1993, there...

By

Keeping any team healthy is an important and daunting challenge, but the task is amplified in the National Football League when a bug that spreads rapidly through locker rooms and training facilities can...

By

In an update to the salmonella outbreak in Washington state linked to pork products, state health officials say the outbreak has expanded to 134 cases in 10 counties. This is up from 90 cases reported...

By

Garland, Texas health officials confirmed the first case of imported Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) in the city in 2015. The individual was infected with the virus during recent travel to Mexico and is no...

By

Oklahoma health officials are reporting a fatality due to Primary Amebic Meningoencephalitis (PAM) in a Carter County resident. The PAM, caused by the “brain-eating amoeba”, Naegleria fowleri,...

By

The number of cyclospora cases have increased by 73 during the past week in the US, bringing the total to 457 confirmed cases, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) update Tuesday. 16...