By: Candess Zona-Mendola of MakeFoodSafe More cases and states have been added by the CDC to the multi-state Cyclospora outbreak linked to bagged salads today. As of this evening, eight states are now...

The Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) confirms that two deer at a Trempealeau County hunting ranch have tested positive for chronic wasting disease (CWD). Results were confirmed...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Case counts The City of Milwaukee has reported 1,279 confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and 58 deaths, as of Saturday. Statewide, Wisconsin has reported 3341...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) have reported 281 coronavirus disease 2019, or COVID-19 cases through Saturday. Milwaukee (126), Dane (49), Waukesha...

There has been an awful lot of going back and forth over the appropriateness of naming or calling a disease by the location in which it was first found. In this video, I demonstrate using thirty infectious...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Wisconsin health officials report the confirmation of the first case of 2019 novel coronavirus in the state. The patient is an adult with a history of travel to Beijing,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the chickenpox outbreak at the Ladysmith Elementary School in Rusk County, Wisconsin, county health officials report the outbreak has grown to eleven...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in Rusk County, Wisconsin are reporting a chickenpox outbreak at Ladysmith Elementary School. According to Rusk County Health Officer, Dawn Brost,...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 Federal and state public health and regulatory officials in the US and Canada report investigating a multistate outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 infections linked to Fresh Express...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 Wisconsin state health officials report investigating multiple cases of adenovirus infection on college campuses around the state. “Adenovirus infection is easily spread,...