With the start of the local bat breeding season, NSW Health is urging people to avoid contact with bats that could carry serious diseases. Dr Vicky Sheppeard, Director of Communicable Diseases Branch,...

Scientists may finally understand how the rabies virus can drastically change its host’s behavior to help spread the disease, which kills about 59,000 people annually. A new study published in the journal...

In what is a very rare occurrence in the United States, a resident from Highlands County, Florida has died from rabies likely following a bat bite, according to local media accounts. The Florida Department...

First, what is rabies and how do you get it? Rabies is an acute viral infection that is transmitted to humans or other mammals usually through the saliva from a bite of an infected animal. It is also...

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission recently confirmed a rare case of rabies in a deceased deer in Cherokee County. The Commission received multiple reports of dead deer around water sources and dying...

The regional Department of Health (DOH-7) office in Cebu City says there has been nine human rabies deaths recorded year-to-date, according to a Philippines media report Wednesday. So far in 2017, more...

Fort Lee, New Jersey based company, Kedrion Biopharma and Israeli company, Kamada Ltd. announced that KEDRAB™ [rabies immune globulin (Human)] has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

A horse in Benton County tested positive for rabies on July 24. The attending veterinarian initially examined the horse on July 18 and reported it was recumbent, but able to stand with assistance. Additional...

In a follow-up on the rabies outbreak in Serian district, Sarawak, Malaysia, a third rabies fatality has been reported, according to the health ministry Thursday. The 7-year-old girl had been admitted...

In a follow-up to the human rabies outbreak in Serian District, Sarawak, Borneo, a fourth child from the district has been admitted to the hospital with suspected rabies. The Star Online reports, Women,...