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The New Mexico Department of Health announced today that a 50-year-old man from San Juan County is hospitalized with laboratory confirmed Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS). This is the fourth case of...

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported today the latest chikungunya case counts in the United States and if you thought Florida has seen the most cases, think again. As of September...

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Worcester County health officials are confirming at least two cases of Legionnaires’ disease, or Legionellosis, which appears to have been contracted at a Ocean City, Maryland hotel, according to...

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A St. Lucie County resident with no travel history has become the states and the country’s ninth locally acquired chikungunya case, according to the Florida Department of Health. In 2014, a total...

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The number of human West Nile virus cases so far this year in California is double the 2013 numbers, according to new data released by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH). The CDPH reports...

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A Georgetown University undergraduate student has died from apparent bacterial meningitis, according to an email sent to the campus community today. Georgetown’s vice president for student affairs, Todd...

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PRESS RELEASE As the President has stated, the Ebola epidemic in West Africa and the humanitarian crisis there is a top national security priority for the United States.  In order to contain and combat...

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The Health Department is reminding Vermonters to use caution when cleaning up rodent infested areas after an out-of-state resident recently contracted Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome while visiting Vermont. The...

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has included two additional states to the growing list of states with laboratory confirmed cases of the respiratory illness caused by Enterovirus D68...

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Gel Spice Company, Inc., of Bayonne, NJ, is issuing a voluntary recall notice for 16,443 cases of Fresh Finds-Ground Black Pepper, 3.53 oz, plastic jars, because it has the possibility to be contaminated...