The American Red Cross noted in a press release Wednesday that they are closely monitoring the spread of Zika virus. As a precaution, the Red Cross will be working as quickly as possible to implement...

British health officials say three travelers to South America have contracted the Zika virus to date since the virus established local transmission in the America’s in 2015. According to health...

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Seventy-six percent of chickens tested  in a recent survey by the Food Standards Agency (FSA) were positive for the bacterium, campylobacter, according to newly released data. This is actually slightly...

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A Fareham bakery released a statement today in response to norovirus that has affected both staff and customers: Firstly I would like to state that Soothills Bakery has NOT been closed down and furthermore...

Up to 176 travelers from the UK and Canada contracted the parasitic infection, Cyclosporiasis, while on holiday in the Riviera Maya region of Mexico this summer, according to Eurosurveillance report...

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Following the recent Hajj annual pilgrimage to Mecca in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), UK clinicians have been reminded to be vigilant for suspect Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV)...

New statistics published by the European Centre for Disease Control (ECDC) last week shows that the sexually transmitted infection (STI), gonorrhea, has increased in rate of cases per 100,000 population...

The horse section of the Halifax Agricultural show in the UK was cancelled Saturday due the contagious equine disease, strangles, show officials report. “We are sorry to announce the cancellation...

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UK health officials say that hepatitis B and C cases accounted for 93 percent of infectious disease reports in English prisons during 2014.  1,174 of 1,268 infectious diseases reported were either hepatitis...

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Public Health England (PHE) is working with the NHS, the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) and NHS England to investigate a small number of mycobacterial infections potentially...