NewsDesk @bactiman63  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a food safety alert this week regarding a multistate outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes infections. Six people infected...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Harris County Public Health reported Monday: An adult with various severe illnesses who was also presumptive positive for monkeypox died on August 28, 2022, at a Harris County hospital. At...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Texas officials reported on the confirmation of anthrax in a barbary sheep, also known as an aoudad, on a premises in Uvalde County. The premises is located 16 miles north west of...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up from Houston, Texas, the Houston Health Department Friday announced a confirmed second monkeypox infection in a Houston resident with recent international travel. There...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Austin Public Health (APH) is awaiting results from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to confirm a presumptive case of monkeypox in Travis County. APH is coordinating...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 This past Saturday, the Houston Health Department announced a confirmed monkeypox infection in a Houston resident with recent international travel. The confirmation represents the...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Texas Department of State Health Services is working with Dallas County Health and Human Services and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to investigate a single case...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Today, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) published an article in their weekly Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) offering more information on the imported...

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 Children previously infected with COVID-19 develop natural circulating antibodies that last for at least seven months, according to a new study led by researchers at UTHealth Houston. The...