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Here are the top five posts on Outbreak News Today for the week Dec. 22 through Dec. 28: 5. Lyme bacteria persister forms, antibiotics and essential oils with Dr. Ying Zhang My interview with Dr Ying...

New York health officials issued a warning this week about the potential dangers of consuming raw (unpasteurized) milk and other dairy products after resident was recently diagnosed with a Brucella RB51...

A black bear found dead in Hyde County has tested positive for rabies — the first known case of a rabies positive black bear in the state, according to the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission. Johnny...

Officials with the Southern Nevada Health District confirmed an imported measles case in an international traveler. This is the first confirmed case of measles in Clark County since 2015. The patient...

New Jersey state health officials issued a public health alert today due to potential exposure at Newark Liberty International Airport. On Dec. 24, 2018, an international traveler who has been confirmed...

A teen from South Australia acquired measles while traveling in Southeast Asia and then visited a number of locations in Golden Grove and Modbury while infectious, prompting a health warning today. SA...

In a follow-up on a report from August concerning an extensively drug-resistant (XDR) typhoid outbreak in Pakistan, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported today that health officials say the outbreak...

In a follow-up on the dengue fever outbreak in Senegal, the Ministry of Health and Social Action announced this week (computer translated) that the dengue epidemic that started in mid-September is now...

In a follow-up on the measles outbreak in Madagascar, local media reports (computer translated) the outbreak case total has risen to 15,049 cases since Oct. 1. About 65% of these cases were reported in...

Officials with the Barry-Eaton District Health Department have confirmed that the Legionella bacteria has been detected in the water supply of the Spectrum Health Pennock Hospital in Hastings. At least...