A statewide Cryptosporidiosis outbreak in New Mexico is being investigated with links to exposures at a livestock petting zoo at the New Mexico State Fair. The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) investigation...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The New Mexico Department of Health (DOH) is reaching out to former clients of VIP Beauty Salon and Spa (VIP Spa), previously located at: 809 Tijeras Avenue, NW Suite B, Albuquerque,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 New Mexico state health officials report six hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) cases, including two deaths since the beginning of 2023. The individuals resided in McKinley, San...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 New Mexico state health officials report the total hantavirus cases in the state have risen to five after three people with Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) were discovered within...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up report on the horse botulism cases in Louisiana and several other states, the Louisiana Department of Agriculture & Forestry (LDAF), in cooperation with the U.S....

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the suspected botulism outbreak in horses in Louisiana, federal officials know of at least 98 horses in Colorado, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Texas who showed neurologic...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The New Mexico Department of Health has reported a human infection with a novel influenza A virus in mid-October. The patient was infected with an influenza A(H3N2) variant...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The New Mexico Department of Health (DOH) renewed a 2021 Public Health Order (PHO) to protect newborns from syphilis on September 30, 2022. The PHO mandates that all medical providers...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The New Mexico Department of Health (DOH) reports the state’s first probable case of monkeypox in New Mexico. The patient returned from out-of-state travel and was likely exposed...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Last year, the Albuquerque (ABQ) BioPark Zoo lost four apes to Shigella infection. On Monday, zoo officials reported the loss of Thunder, a chimpanzee who passed away on Saturday,...