Costa Rica, El Salvador and Suriname are the three winners of the Malaria Champions award, a prize presented  by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), that recognizes the efforts of the Americas...

The Louisiana Department of Health reported earlier this week the first death related to West Nile virus (WNV) in 2016. Due to privacy issues, WNV deaths by parish are not reported. Health officials...

The University of Southern California (USC) Engemann Student Health Center issued a norovirus alert on campus after reporting dozens of cases of the rapidly spreading gastrointestinal disease. According...

Health officials in St. Clair County, Illinois are investigating  a Salmonella Newport (PFGE pattern of JJPX01.0381) cluster in individuals who attended the Belleville Chili Cook-off on October 8, 2016. While...

On November 3, 2016, a 5 year-old Saddlebred displaying severe neurologic signs and a 10 year-old Saddlebred in Los Angeles County displaying moderate neurologic signs were confirmed positive for the non-neuropathogenic...

A new study from HealthPartners Institute and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) showed that Tetanus, Diphtheria and Pertussis (Tdap) vaccination was not associated with an increased risk...

Federal health officials released updated data on the Acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) situation in the United States year-to-date, and in September we seen a significant number of cases reported. As of September...

The number of suspected and lab confirmed cases of mumps in northwest and central Arkansas has increased by a whopping 173 cases in one week, according to newly released numbers from The Arkansas Department...

English health officials have opened up an investigation of several Wahaca Mexican restaurants after hundreds of staff and patrons have become ill with suspected norovirus. The restaurant chain, founded...

The Public Health Branch of the Shasta County Health and Human Services Agency is working closely with a local restaurant and school that served a frozen strawberry product that was recently recalled due...