By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Hawaii state health officials have reported the 6th angiostrongyliasis, or rat lungworm disease case of 2019 in an adult visitor to Hawaii Island. The total cases this year...

The Hawai‘i Department of Health (DOH) has received notification from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that its laboratory confirmed three unrelated cases of angiostrongyliasis, or...

New research recently published in the journal, The Lancet Infectious Diseases identifies the 25 counties in the US most at risk for a measles outbreak. Topping the list includes Cook County, Il, Los...

For the first time, Alaska health officials reported a case of the parasitic infection, angiostrongyliasis, aka rat lungworm disease. The case was in a traveler to Hawaii where it is endemic–18...

Hawaii state health officials have reported the third confirmed case of rat lungworm disease, or angiostrongyliasis in Hawaii County and in the state this year. Health officials learned recently about...

Hawaii health officials are reporting the second case of angiostrongyliasis, or rat lungworm disease this year in an individual from North Hawai‘i. This is the second case from Hawai‘i County...

Hawai‘i state health officials reported the first angiostrongyliasis, or rat lungworm disease case of 2019 in an adult resident from East Hawai‘i. The individual became ill in January and was hospitalized...

In an update on the measles outbreak in Clark County, WA, health officials reported an additional three confirmed cases since yesterday, bringing the total to 41 since the beginning of the year. In addition,...

Achdut LTD. of Ariel, Israel, is recalling its Tahini products of all packages and sizes produced on the following dates: April 7th to May 21st 2018, because it may be contaminated with Salmonella. The...

Hawai‘i state health officials have recently reported two additional confirmed cases of rat lungworm disease in individuals from Hawai‘i Island, bringing the state total this year to seven. One...