Officials in Pennsylvania are warning employees, customers and visitors to two locations in Williamsport, Lycoming County and Port Trevorton, Snyder County, that an individual with a confirmed case of...

In a follow-up on the hepatitis A outbreak in Kentucky, the Kentucky Department for Public Health (KDPH) has identified 448 confirmed cases of acute hepatitis A since Aug. 17. Of this total, 315 people...

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today applauded President Donald J. Trump’s selection of Dr. Mindy Brashears to be the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Under Secretary for Food Safety....

According to the  Eau Claire City-County Health Department, more than 40% of deer/bear ticks collected in Eau Claire area parks  were infected with the Lyme disease bacteria. In 2014, the Health Department...

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is reporting four laboratory-confirmed cases of the mumps among students at Western Illinois University’s Macomb campus. The IDPH is working with WIU’s...

New Jersey based biotechnology company, SCYNEXIS, Inc. announced this week that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration(FDA) has granted both Qualified Infectious Disease Product (QIDP) and Fast Track...

Health District officials are investigating a suspected case of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS) in a middle-aged Grant County resident. The individual is believed to have been exposed to contaminated...

Kansas City, MO health officials have reported an additional three confirmed measles cases, bringing the outbreak total to 13. In addition, they updated the measles exposure time frames and locations listed...

The Delaware Department of Health is warning residents that with spring’s arrival and the warmer weather comes ticks, fleas, mosquitoes and increased chances of vector-borne diseases. Whether...

In a follow-up to a report last week, The Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH) today announced the third confirmed measles case this year in the state in a Hartford County adult. The infected...