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The Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) received confirmation of 14 new cases of Vesicular Stomatitis (VS) in both horses and cows in South and Central Texas. Twelve new premises are located in Bastrop...

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As the investigation into the spike of cyclospora cases in Texas during the past month or so continues, the number of cases continue to rise. As of July 29,  the Texas Department of State Health Services...

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The Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) received confirmation of eight new cases of Vesicular Stomatitis (VS) in horses in Central Texas. Five new premises are located in Travis County and three new...

The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) has confirmed seven Texas cases of chikungunya, a virus that can cause fever and severe joint pain and is transmitted by mosquitoes. All cases have...

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The number of cases of the parasitic infection, Cyclospora, has increased further in Texas, according to state health officials. Since the “surge” of cases were first reported on the Tarrant...

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Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) has confirmed a Northeast Tarrant County resident has tested positive for Measles after travelling outside of the state. TCPH is actively working with local physicians...

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Just days after reported their first West Nile virus case of 2014, the Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) has confirmed the first case of imported Chikungunya virus (CHIKV)  in 2014. The...

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One year ago was the beginning of an outbreak of the parasitic protozoan parasite, Cyclospora, which in the end infected a total of 631 persons from 25 states and New York City. Texas accounted for...

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Dallas County, Texas health officials have confirmed the first two human cases of  West Nile virus (WNV) infection in Dallas County for the 2014 season. One resident lives in the 75019 zip code and...

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Texas Department of State Health Services has issued a measles health alert after being notified by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment that more than 30 Texas residents may have been exposed...