The Florida Department of Health in Pinellas County (DOH-Pinellas) has identified a positive case of hepatitis A in a food service worker in St. Pete Beach. Following lab confirmation on November 1,...

About two weeks ago, Pinellas County, FL health officials reported a rise in hepatitis A cases–reporting some 58 cases through late October. In neighboring Hillsborough County they are seeing the...

On today’s show, I look at a wide range of important infectious disease news to include hepatitis A and the current situation in Florida and Pinellas County in particular. In addition, I look at...

Hillsborough County health officials are reporting a positive case of hepatitis A (Hep A) in a food service worker in Ybor City. The individual worked at Hamburger Mary’s Bar and Grille located at...

Pinellas County, FL health officials are reporting a rise in hepatitis A cases, urging prevention and vaccination against the viral infection. As of Oct. 22, 58 cases have been reported in Pinellas County...

Working Cow Homemade Ice Cream, Inc. of St. Petersburg, FL is conducting a voluntary recall of No Sugar Added Vanilla and No Sugar Added Chocolate ice cream manufactured in three-gallon tubs during the...

Pinellas County, Florida health officials announced Wednesday the investigation into two cases of legionellosis within the same apartment community. No other information is provided. Legionellosis is...

Health officials in Duval and Nassau counties reported additional human West Nile virus (WNV) cases, prompting the issuance of mosquito-borne illness alerts on Monday. The Florida Department of Health...

With the unusual, in fact, first time the viral disease monkeypox was reported not once but twice in England this past week, I thought it would be good to learn more about the disease. Professor Emeritus...

The Florida Department of Health in Brevard County (DOH-Brevard) issued a rabies alert for the Friday Road, Fleetwood Place area in Cocoa. This is in response to a stray cat that tested positive on...