Twelve people in four different states have fallen ill from Vibrio parahaemolyticus. Health officials say that the outbreak is linked to fresh crabs that have been imported from South America.
Tennessee gets hit by an outbreak of gastrointestinal illness in patients who visited CLIMB Works Zipline Canopy Tour. Investigations are ongoing, but E. coli and fecal contamination have already been identified.
Dozens get sick in Texas from the microscopic parasite Cyclospora that causes the illness cyclosporiasis. Health officials are trying to trace its source. Other outbreaks have been related to fresh produce such as cilantro.
The Nipah virus killed 17 people in India's state of Kerala, but now the country is officially Nipah-free and monitoring has come to a close. To celebrate, a group of musicians and filmmakers put together a joyful Bollywood-style music video.
An employee of a Hardee's branch in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina is identified as the source of the recent hepatitis A outbreak. Diners of the restaurant are now encouraged to seek vaccination.
Lettuce is supposed to make the diet better, not worse. Instead, an E.coli outbreak kills five and gets nearly 200 sick in the United States. This is the worst E.coli flareup in the country since 2006.
Health officials identified nacho cheese sauce sold at gas station as the cause for the sudden botulism outbreak in California.
Rio Grande Valley, the southernmost tip of Texas, remains part of the state that's most at risk for Zika because of its proximity to Mexico and the presence of Zika-carrying Aedes aegypti mosquitoes in the region.
Aside from the number of deaths, more than 1,000 people have been infected. The report added that the outbreak was caused by a new strain of Cerebro Spinal Meningitis (CSM) which is not common in Nigeria. State of high alert declared by the ministry since March 20.
Over 30 people across five states are sickened by fatal, highly-resistant Candida auris.
History notes that the Aztec community was reduced from 25 million to 1 million a century after the arrival of Spaniards in Mexico in 1519.
The Alabama Department of Public Health blames the chicken served at a wedding last November 12 for the recent outbreak of salmonella that sickened nearly 100 in Colbert County.
On a research published by the American Society for Microbiology in Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, a group of experts were able to create models showing potential compounds that can inhibit Chikungunya virus protease' activities.
A new study from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention revealed that there is an association between the salmonella outbreaks and the rising trend of keeping chickens as pets.