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State health officials announced today that four Lake County children have been confirmed as having had enterovirus D68 (EV-D68), a respiratory illness which can be serious in individuals with underlying...

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The New York State Department of Health is again advising parents and health care providers to be aware of the signs and symptoms of enterovirus EV-D68, a serious respiratory illness, which has now been...

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Ohio hospitals are experiencing an increase in the number of patients with respiratory illnesses, especially children. This increase may be associated with Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68), which has been confirmed...

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The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is announcing the second human case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) this season in an adult from Hopkinton. The first human case of...

The respiratory illness that has sickened 1000s of children in at least a dozen states is still under investigation; however, confirmation of Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) has been reported in six states,...

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The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) last week announced that the harvesting of oysters and hard clams from particular areas in the Town of Huntington is temporarily prohibited,...

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The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) Wednesday announced the second human case of West Nile virus (WNV) in the state this year. The woman is a resident of Middlesex County in her 40’s...

The number of human West Nile virus (WNV) cases in California increased by 57 during the past week, according to a California Department of Public Health (CDPH) update Tuesday. This brings the new total...

An Alaskan woman who traveled to Japan has been confirmed with the viral disease, mumps, according to the Alaska Section of Epidemiology in a bulletin recently. In mid-July, the patient, a 50-year-old...

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The North Dakota Department of Health announced the state’s first West Nile virus-related death in 2014, according to West Nile Virus Surveillance Coordinator Alicia Lepp. The individual was a woman...