NewsDesk @bactiman63 Contra Costa Health (CCH) is investigating two recent deaths associated with legionellosis (Legionnaires’ Disease), potentially linked to visits to the Zen Day Spa at 12230...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Houston Health Department, Harris County Public Health (HCPH), and the Fort Bend Health & Human Services (FBCHHS) have received reports of an increased number of Cyclospora...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The British Columbia government reports testing has confirmed eight skunks found dead in late February in Richmond and Vancouver are positive for avian influenza. The skunks were...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 Health officials in Virginia are informing people who were at various locations listed below during the specified time frames that they may have been exposed to a person with...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on a report earlier this week, The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reports in addition to the outbreak of cyclosporiasis in Northern Virginia, they...

In a follow-up on the measles outbreak in the Vancouver, British Columbia area, health officials are reporting two new cases. Both people acquired the infection while traveling abroad. One person lives...

Richmond, VA health officials are investigating one confirmed case and one suspect case of mumps at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU). Mumps is a virus transmitted by respiratory droplets through...

Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) issued a health alert Friday over the risk of measles exposure on three Vancouver International Airport (YVR) flights late last month. February 24, 2017: • China Airlines...

Vancouver Coastal Health is warning customers not to consume any produce or ready-to-eat foods made in-house at Foody World, at 3000 Sexsmith Road in Richmond, due to possible Listeria contamination. So...

The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) is advising the public not to eat any canned soups or sauces made by Corfinio Foods of Richmond.  The affected products were improperly...