Experts from the National Emerging Special Pathogens Training and Education Center (NETEC) advise that rumors circulating on social media of an Ebola outbreak at the Burning Man Music Festival in Black...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Southern Nevada Health District reports investigating travel-associated cases of Legionnaires’ disease in guests who stayed at Caesars Palace Hotel and Casino and The Orleans...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Washoe County Health District (WCHD) is reporting a confirmed Hantavirus case in a Washoe County resident. The person is a male in his 60s who has been hospitalized after being...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Nevada health officials reported the  death of a Lincoln County youth from a Naegleria fowleri infection, also known as a brain-eating amoeba. Based on the investigation by public...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Southern Nevada Health District is investigating two cases of Legionnaires’ disease reported in guests who stayed separately at The Orleans Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is advising the public (restaurants, food retailers and consumers) about potentially contaminated raw oysters from Dai One Food Co., Ltd.,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports investigating a multistate outbreak of Listeria infections. Two people infected with the outbreak strain of Listeria have...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Officials with the Southern Nevada Health District have reported a death in a Clark County resident due to the brain-eating amoeba, Naegleria fowleri. The patient was a male, under...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has confirmed the presence of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Southern Nevada Health District reported this week on a presumptive positive case of monkeypox in a Clark County resident with recent domestic travel history. The Health District...