Measles outbreaks across Europe and Central Asia intensified in the first quarter of 2024, with incidence rates of up to hundreds of times higher than the United States. One of the worst-affected areas...

With the Celebrity Cruise from Tampa ending on Friday, details have emerged regarding the norovirus outbreak which has left over 90 people ill. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention noted that...

The CDC reports a food safety alert after 73 salmonella illnesses across 22 states and 15 hospitalizations. A voluntarily recall for certain diced onion products from Gills Onions include some lots of...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 A team from the United States CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) has been in the country for a few days. These are epidemiologists from the Division of Vector Diseases...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a recent paper in the CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR), authors report U.S. babesiosis incidence significantly increased in northeastern states in the past...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) an estimated 103 norovirus illnesses linked to raw oysters from British Columbia. The following states have been affected: CA,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In a follow-up on reports of several vials labeled “smallpox” found at a Pennsylvania vaccine facility, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 On Monday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported an ongoing global monitoring for respiratory viruses with pandemic potential has recently identified three...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 CDC has released new data on the safety of the COVID-19 vaccines in pregnant women and is recommending all people 12 years of age and older get vaccinated against COVID-19. “CDC...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Today, Centers for Disease Control Director Rochelle P. Walensky, MD, MPH announced new recommendations amid the nationwide surge of the COVID-19 Delta variant. Below...