8/3/14 1830 ET UPDATE: Samaritan’s Purse released the following statement in the past hour on Facebook: We praise God for the news that Kent’s condition is improving. We can confirm that Kent...

While the number of the Lyme disease cases are down significantly in Maine so far this year, more than 1,375 cases in 2013 compared to 246 cases reported to date in 2014, another tick borne disease is...

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Food safety specialists from the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) warn consumers not to eat any soup products made by Souperb, located at 314 North 25th Street in Richmond....

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Franklin Graham responded to the great efforts of all involved in the return of Dr. Kent Brantly via the organization’s Facebook page moments ago: Samaritan’s Purse doctor Kent Brantly, who contracted...

The case count of infections with the protozoan parasite, Cyclospora in Texas has increased by more than a dozen in the past few days, according to new data from Texas Department of State Health Services...

The Samaritan’s Purse doctor who contracted the deadly Ebola virus working in Liberia is the first of two patients to arrive in the United States. Brantly, a 33-year-old physician from Fort Worth,...

The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) is confirming six new West Nile virus cases this week, bringing this year’s total number of cases to 15. This week’s new infections include...

The Florida Department of Health confirmed two additional locally acquired, or autochthonous cases of the mosquito borne virus, chikungunya, bringing the total of such cases to four in the state and the...

It is now learned that two patients battling Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Africa will both be transported to the Atlanta-based, Emory University Hospital for treatment. The two patients will be transported  by...

California has accounted for 33 percent of the at least 60 confirmed human West Nile virus (WNV) cases reported nationally, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and...