Travelers to many parts of the world are at risk for contracting malaria, According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), approximately 1,700 cases occur each year among international...

Steve’s Farm Fresh Eggs recall The NSW Food Authority advises that the following eggs are being voluntarily recalled by ‘Steve’s Farm Fresh Eggs’ because they may be contaminated with Salmonella...

There is only a short window of opportunity to seek medical help before rabies becomes almost invariably fatal, but people wait an average of 10 days before seeking medical advice following exposure to...

In a follow-up on the measles outbreak in Brooklyn and Queens, city health officials report a dozen new cases, bringing the total to 133 since October. Most of these cases have involved members of the...

Knowing how to prepare for overseas travel becomes more important day-by-day–what vaccines do you need and how to avoid mosquito borne illness are just two critical components to safe travel. My...

For the first time in nearly a year, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated the travel advisory for Nigeria due to the Lassa fever outbreak. The Nigeria Center for Disease Control...

In a follow-up on the measles cases reported in New South Wales, health officials reported an additional case in a returned traveller. The woman was infectious on her flight from Singapore to Sydney...

In our continuing coverage on the hantavirus outbreak in Chubut Province of Patagonia in southern Argentina, the outbreak had prompted the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a travel notice this week for the country of Kazakhstan. Health officials in Kazakhstan have reported an outbreak of measles. CDC officials...

Here are the top five posts on Outbreak News Today for the week Jan. 19 through Jan. 25: 5. South Africa issues alert for travelers to the southern African region South African health officials issued...