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Dr. Mike Osterholm discusses infectious diseases and his new book ‘Deadliest Enemy: Our War Against Killer Germs’   ...

According to a WHO media release Friday concerning the outbreak of illness and deaths of unknown etiology in Sinoe County, Liberia recently, notes from  WHO Communications and media officer, Fadéla...

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Mexican health officials have reported 20 cases of the tickborne infection, Rocky Mountain spotted fever (RMSF), or  febre maculosa, in the city of Chihuahua. Of the 20 cases reported, nine have resulted...

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Since the beginning of the year, health officials in Faisalabad, Pakistan have reported 81 chickenpox cases, including 16 deaths during the last four months, according to Pakistani media. Sources tell...

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For the past two weeks, we have watched the Minnesota measles outbreak grow into 32 confirmed cases as of Friday. The bulk of the cases have been reported in Somali children in the state with all of them...

NHS Lanarkshire’s Department of Public Health along with North Lanarkshire Council Environmental Health and other agencies are investigating nine confirmed and nine suspected cases of hepatitis A in...

Men over 50 have a higher risk than the general population of developing melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, so they need to keep a sharp eye out for signs of the disease. Many women in this age...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration  expanded the approved use of Stivarga (regorafinib) to include treatment of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC or liver cancer) who have been previously...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Rydapt (midostaurin) for the treatment of adult patients with newly diagnosed acute myeloid leukemia (AML) who have a specific genetic mutation called...

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company announced Friday that the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) has approved a direct-acting antiviral regimen comprised of Daklinza ® (daclatasvir) and Sunvepra ®(asunaprevir),...