Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) officials confirmed anthrax in one calf on a Jim Hogg County premises on June 1. This is the first anthrax case in Texas this year. The premises is located approximately...

Wichita Falls, TX city and county officials reminded the public, as we head into summer, about protecting yourself and your children from the “brain-eating amoeba”, Naegleria fowleri. The...

In a follow-up on the mumps situation at Texas State University in San Marcos, the Hays County Health Department reports four students at the school have tested positive for mumps as of Wednesday. Three...

Florida (1), Texas (1), North Dakota (2), and Minnesota (see below) have joined 25 other states reporting sick people in the multistate E. coli O157:H7 outbreak linked to tainted romaine lettuce, according...

Officials with Texas State University in San Marcos are reporting several confirmed and probable mumps cases in students. Two students have been diagnosed with mumps and two other students are probable...

Texas state health officials are warning people who attended or participated in a cheerleader competition in Dallas last month that they may have exposed to mumps. In a letter from Antonio Aragon with...

Birth defects most strongly linked to Zika virus infection during pregnancy have increased in parts of the United States that have had local Zika virus transmission, according to a report in CDC’s Morbidity...

Texas state health officials issued a measles health advisory Tuesday due to an outbreak of the extremely contagious disease. The Texas Department of State Health Services reports an outbreak of six...

Officials with the Sunnyvale Independent School District in Dallas County announced the cancellation of classes for Tuesday and Wednesday after seeing increased numbers of students and staff members...

An increase this year in the number of cases of flea-borne typhus across multiple areas of the state is prompting the Texas Department of State Health Services to remind people to take precautions to...