The University of Missouri Student Health Center issued a mumps alert yesterday upon announcing that five confirmed cases of mumps have been identified in MU students since the beginning of the Fall semester. In...

Kansas state health officials announced they are investigating of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) O157:H7 cases among persons who attended the Louisburg Cider Mill Ciderfest, which was held...

The Florida Department of Health (DOH) reported today an additional non-travel associated Zika virus case in a resident of Duval County. Health officials say the individual had multiple exposures in...

In a notice Wednesday from State University of New York (SUNY) at New Paltz Director of Student Health Services, Jack Ordway, M.D., nine mumps cases have been confirmed on campus. Local media report...

Two widely prescribed antibiotics — chloramphenicol and linezolid — may fight bacteria in a different way from what scientists and doctors thought for years, University of Illinois at Chicago...

Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department is investigating two cases of tuberculosis (TB) at University of Washington Tacoma. The Health Department learned of the first case – a Pierce County resident...

The New Hampshire Division of Public Health Services (NH DPHS) issued a health alert after learning of four cases of invasive Group A Streptococcal bacteremia, all males, and all active injection heroin...

In a follow-up to a report this weekend about the cholera outbreak in Cape Coast, Ghana, local media report the outbreak in the fishing port city has topped 20 cases, including three fatalities. A StarrFM...

The City of Lubbock Health Department has confirmed the first human case of West Nile Virus in Lubbock for 2016. WNV is a disease of birds. Humans are exposed to the virus when they are bitten by mosquitoes...

An outbreak of unknown etiology on the P&O Cruises vessel, Adonia, sickened some 25 total passengers and crew, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Vessel Sanitation Program (CDC-VSP)...