NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Florida Department Agriculture and Consumer Services (DACS) reports two Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) cases in horses in Hillsborough County. The two geldings, one 3-years-old...

Meningococcal disease rates have been declining in Florida with more than 150 cases reported annually 25 years ago to 27 cases reported in 2021, as vaccination rates have increased. Rates of disease have...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up report on Vibrio vulnificus cases and deaths in Florida, state health officials are reporting 33 V. vulnificus cases and six fatalities through September 9. The cases...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 A bottlenose dolphin found dead in Florida’s Dixie County was infected with the highly pathogenic avian influenza virus, or HPAIV, making it the first cetacean to be found with...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Florida Department of Health in Volusia County (DOH-Volusia) recently reported a confirmed a human case of West Nile virus (WNV). This is the first human WNV case reported in...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Florida Department of Health in Collier County (DOH-Collier) today announced a human case of locally-acquired dengue fever. This is the sixth local transmission of dengue in Florida,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County (DOH-Miami-Dade) remains under a mosquito-borne illness advisory following the confirmation of two identified cases of dengue...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the local transmission of dengue fever in Miami-Dade County, Florida, The Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County (DOH-Miami-Dade) remains under a mosquito-borne...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The number of monkeypox cases in Miami-Dade County just a few short days ago was barely above 100 and second in the state. Now we see the tally in Miami-Dade County stands at 348,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up report on autochthonous dengue fever transmission in the state of Florida, the Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County (DOH-Miami-Dade) confirmed a second...