Officials with Victoria Health issued a measles alert today after a confirmed case was noted visiting a number of places in the area. The patient, a young adult, did not travel internationally and the...

An outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia at South Australia’s Royal Adelaide Hospital has been linked to tainted mouthwash, according to a local media report. The antibacterial mouthwash, Chlorofluor...

A health alert was issued today due to a hepatitis A risk linked to food prepared at FoodWorks Yarram located at 261 Commercial Rd, Yarram from 27 April 2016 to 9 June 2016 after a deli worker tested...

Two additional cases of Legionnaires’ disease have been reported in people who spent time Sydney’s CBD in late April in areas in common with three other recently reported cases, according to NSW Health. All...

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Officials at South Australia Health (SA Health) reported three people have been diagnosed with meningococcal disease in the past week in South Australia. So far this year there have been 11 cases of meningococcal...

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Authorities with South Australia Health (SA Health) are warning the public not to eat raw bean sprouts following a large increase in Salmonella infections in recent days. Over the past 11 days there have...

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Health officials in Northern Territory are investigating an increase in Salmonella infections in the Darwin area. The Centre for Disease Control and the Environmental Health branch are working to identify...

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A group of pathogenic marine bacteria, responsible for many more deaths worldwide each year than sharks, reside within Sydney Harbour, UTS scientists have found. The presence of pathogenic bacteria from...

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NSW Health is warning the public to be alert to the symptoms of measles after four people were reported to have been in the community while infectious with the highly contagious disease in the past two...

The four-day long tribal Easter dance party located inland from Byron Bay NSW, Australia, Rabbits Eat Lettuce announced that a female attendee contracted the serious, vaccine preventable disease, diphtheria. According...