The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) announced Monday two confirmed deaths in California due to West Nile virus (WNV). The deceased persons were residents of Glenn County and Yuba County. As...

A San Diego State University (SDSU) student has been diagnosed with meningococcal meningitis and is undergoing treatment at a local hospital, university officials report. SDSU’s Student Health Services...

In a follow-up to a report earlier this month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports an additional four human infections with novel influenza A viruses were reported by two states–California...

In a follow-up on the Virulent Newcastle Disease (vND) situation in California, the USDA has confirmed 117 cases of vND in backyard birds in California since mid-May: 84 in San Bernardino County, 16...

In a follow-up on the wound botulism situation linked to heroin use in Los Angeles County, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) has identified three additional suspect cases...

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) is reporting that in 2017, 7,466 new cases of Valley Fever were reported, making 2017 the highest annual incidence reported in California since coccidioidomycosis...

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) confirms one case of measles in a non-resident tourist who visited the city of Santa Monica while infectious from August 8-10, 2018. This...

In a follow-up to a report on possible swine flu cases in fairgoers in Livingston County, Michigan and San Luis Obispo County, California earlier this week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

Lyme disease is a potentially serious bacterial infection that is spread by bites from infected blacklegged ticks and deer ticks. The bacterium, called Borrelia burgdorferi, causes more than 300,000 illnesses...

Michigan Michigan state and local health officials have identified two confirmed cases of influenza A in individuals with exposure to swine at the Fowlerville Family Fair in Livingston County. The fair...