Facing a rapidly growing HIV outbreak in Scott County and other areas of southeastern Indiana, the Governor’s office said that Gov. Mike Pence will be declaring a public health disaster emergency...

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U.S. Senators Barbara Boxer (D-CA) and Sherrod Brown (D-OH) joined Representative Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) today to introduce the National Nursing Shortage Reform and Patient Advocacy Act, legislation that...

State and local health officials in Montana have reported the first confirmed case of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS) in Montana this year in a resident of Missoula County. The individual is a 20-year-old...

While New York City saw a decrease in TB prevalence during the past year, several states also reported on the progress they’ve made in the battle against tuberculosis as World TB Day comes upon us...

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New York City health officials announced today new lows in tuberculosis (TB) cases on the eve of World TB Day tomorrow. The health department says TB cases in NYC reached a new, historic low of 585 cases...

Erie County (NY) health officials announced Sunday that hepatitis A vaccination clinics would be activated in response to a hepatitis A case in an employee of a Buffalo-area restaurant. The case was detected...

Health officials in Winnebago County, Illinois continue to see an increase in seasonal influenza into the middle of March reporting 70 cases in week 10 of 2015. This is double the number of seasonal flu...

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The Southwest Utah Public Health Department (SWUPHD) and National Park Service (NPS) Office of Public Health are conducting a joint investigation of a lab-confirmed case of tuberculosis (TB) at Zion National...

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In a follow-up report on the ever growing human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) outbreak in the Hoosier state, health officials report a total of 55 confirmed cases of HIV and 13 additional preliminary...

For the first time since the Disneyland measles outbreak was first reported by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) in early January, health officials reported no new measles cases in the...