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In a follow up on the yellow fever outbreak situation in the South African country of Angola, health officials say the outbreak has grown to 434 cases of the serious mosquito borne viral illness and of...

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In a follow-up on the pneumococcal meningitis outbreak in the West African nation of Ghana,  The Ghana Health Service has released updated figures on the outbreak that shows the case count has risen to 548,...

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Alberta health officials are currently investigating an outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 cases in the Calgary Zone of Alberta Health Services (AHS). As of Feb. 2, this outbreak includes 14 lab-confirmed cases...

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) is working with the Kansas Department of Agriculture and the Johnson County Department of Health and Environment to investigate an outbreak of norovirus...

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In a follow-up to a report last week about a monkeypox outbreak in the Central African Republic (CAR), the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) released this update on the outbreak...

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The pneumococcal meningitis outbreak in Ghana has now taken 36 lives from the more than 170 people infected and the World Health Organization (WHO) has arrived in an effort to help the country contain...

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In an update on the measles epidemic in Katanga in the southeast of Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the number of cases have nearly doubled in the past three months, according to data from the Ministry...

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At least 36 people in Zimbabwe’s Umzingwane district have sought treatment in local clinics for anthrax, according to Zimbabwe media last week. Nearly all the cases were classified as cutaneous...

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The number of Salmonella Infantis cases reported in the multi-province outbreak in Canada has grown to 91 cases in nine provinces, according to Canadian health officials. This is an increase of nine cases...

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Officials noted Saturday that the beginnings of an investigation of a possible norovirus outbreak have started where early reports suggest possibly hundreds of people were affected, according to Public...