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Three new human West Nile virus (WNV) cases reported from Alachua (1) and Volusia (2) counties during the past week has brought the state’s total to 10 cases as of Oct. 4, according to the Florida...

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A mosquito-borne illness alert was issued in Volusia County, FL by  Florida Department of Health in Volusia County Director Dr. Bonnie J. Sorensen after a second human case of West Nile virus (WNV) has...

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Over the weekend, two Florida hospitals were/are in the spotlight as the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) captures the attention of the world 7-8 months after Guinea reported deaths from a mystery hemorrhagic...

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In a follow-up to a story published in August, “Tampa Bay area has seen dramatic increase in ‘crypto’ cases this summer“, the Hillsborough County Health Department (DOH-Hillsborough) is...

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With a total of 623 travel associated and locally acquired chikungunya cases, three states account for slightly more than half of all chikungunya cases in the United States, according to the latest data...

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There were more imported, or travel associated cases of chikungunya and dengue fever in the State of Florida reported during the past week, according to the Florida Department of Health. Six cases of...

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Duval County, in the northeast corner of Florida has reported the fourth fatality due to the bacterial infection, Vibrio vulnificus, according to new data released by the Florida Department of Health today. In...

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The state of Florida reported additional autochthonous dengue fever and chikungunya cases during the week ending Sept. 20, according to the Florida Department of Health. One new locally acquired dengue...

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The Florida Department of Health in Broward County (DOH-Broward) Friday issued a mosquito-borne illness advisory after confirming a locally acquired case of Chikungunya Fever, a disease spread by bites...

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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...