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New York City health officials are reporting a small cluster of Legionnaires’ cases at the Melrose Houses in the South Bronx. There have been four cases of Legionnaires’ at the Melrose Houses in...

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The Pueblo City-County Health Department announced additional fleas have tested positive for plague in Pueblo County; the fleas were captured during an investigation of a prairie dog die off near the Beulah...

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The investigations are ongoing in two important infectious disease outbreak in the US upper midwest–the Blastomycosis outbreak linked to the Little Wolf River in Waupaca County near New London,...

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Quest Diagnostics, the world’s leading provider of diagnostic information services, today announced that its Focus Diagnostics products business has received FDA 510(k) clearance to add the genital swab...

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As previously reported on this website, Butte County, in the California Central Valley, is topping the Golden State in human West Nile virus cases by a large margin, reporting 36 cases, or 43 percent...

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Health officials in Illinois have reported the first human West Nile virus deaths of 2015 in elderly residents in Cook and Kendall counties. The Cook County Department of Public Health reported a resident...

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The childhood viral disease caused at least two baseball players from the Kansas City Royals to be sent home to recover, according to the ballclub.  Right fielder Alex Rios and reliever Kelvin Herrera...

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In the ever-growing Legionnaires’ disease outbreak affecting residents at the Illinois Veterans’ Home-Quincy, Illinois health officials today put the case count at 39, up ten from yesterday. In...

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Berkeley health officials announced Monday that a UC Berkeley student has been diagnosed with measles, prompting them to encourage Berkeley community members to make sure they and their children are...

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The outbreak of the respiratory, bacterial infection, Legionnaires’ disease, among residents at the Illinois Veteran’s Home – Quincy continues to grow, according to Illinois health officials...