By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Fungi in the soil cause a significant number of serious lung infections in 48 out of 50 states and the District of Columbia, including many areas long thought to be free of deadly...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews A series of autopsies performed in an infectious disease hospital in the Brazilian Amazon reveals that infections by the Histoplasma fungus are a major cause of death...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews A Canadian tourist to Cuba returned home to find out weeks later she had contracted a serious fungal infection while spelunking on the island nation. According to...

The Istrouma Area Council of Boy Scouts of America in Baton Rouge, Louisiana announced this week that  several campers at Avondale Scout Reservation have recently been treated for histoplasmosis, including...