More than 100 working dogs employed by the federal government across the United States have been infected with the parasite Trypanosoma cruzi, the cause of Chagas disease, which may lead to heart problems,...

The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) has received reports of 432 suspected cases of Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease (EHD) in white-tailed deer so far in 2018. EHD is a viral disease of white-tailed...

In a follow-up on the measles outbreak reported in the Orthodox Jewish community of Williamsburg, Brooklyn last month, health officials report an additional eleven cases, bringing the outbreak total...

In a follow-up to the report of a measles case in Spartanburg County, SC earlier this week, The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) reports as part of their contact investigation,...

23-year-old Kansas State University student-athlete, Samantha Scott reportedly died suddenly due to Lemierre syndrome, a rare, life-threatening infection. Scott was a four-year member of the rowing...

In a follow-up on the measles outbreak in Lakewood, New Jersey, The New Jersey Department of Health is warning residents that a 4th case of measles  has been confirmed in Ocean County. This individual...

In a follow-up on the measles situation in Ocean County, NJ, state health officials are warning residents about two additional confirmed cases of measles — a highly contagious disease — who could...

New Jersey health officials report a 10th medically fragile child confirmed to have the adenovirus infection has passed away. The child had been a resident of the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation...

About two weeks ago, Pinellas County, FL health officials reported a rise in hepatitis A cases–reporting some 58 cases through late October. In neighboring Hillsborough County they are seeing the...

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services’ Division of Public Health officials Thursday reported announced the first reported flu-related death of the 2018-19 flu season, which occurred...