CDC Update During the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) update on flu activity in the United States Friday, director of CDC’s Influenza Division, Dr. Daniel Jernigan said while flu...

Birth defects most strongly linked to Zika virus infection during pregnancy have increased in parts of the United States that have had local Zika virus transmission, according to a report in CDC’s Morbidity...

A Grosse Pointe Park, MI man, 63-year-old Arthur Rathburn was convicted this week by a jury on charges of wire fraud, transportation of hazardous material, and false statements in a scheme involving...

Texas state health officials issued a measles health advisory Tuesday due to an outbreak of the extremely contagious disease. The Texas Department of State Health Services reports an outbreak of six...

More than four months after San Diego County Board of Supervisors ratified a local health emergency for the hepatitis A outbreak,  they approved a motion ending it Tuesday. The decision was made after...

JustFoodForDogs (JFFD) of Los Alamitos, CA, is voluntarily recalling its Beef & Russet Potato, Fish & Sweet Potato and Turducken dog food meals in all sizes. JFFD uses 100% USDA and other restaurant...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a travel notice Friday for the country of Serbia due to a measles outbreak. According to Serbia’s Institute for Public Health (computer...

In a follow-up to a report earlier this week, The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is reporting a second confirmed case of measles.  This case of measles is unrelated to the case IDPH reported...

In a follow-up on the meningococcal disease case in a student from Linus Pauling Middle School in Corvallis, Benton County, OR officials are now reporting that the case is unrelated to the string of meningococcal...

Senator and Dr. Rand Paul of Kentucky along with Senators Ed Markey (Massachusetts), Maggie Hassan (New Hampshire), and Susan Collins (Maine) introduced legislation this week to expand access to treatment...