If mosquitoes are responsible for spreading an infectious disease, you have to find a way to control them.
More than 100 cases of fungal meningitis and eight deaths have been reported so far. Here’s what you need to know about the infection
Health officials are hunting for the source of a meningitis outbreak among dozens of people who received steroid injections to treat back pain.
And the hunt for the cure to the common cold continues
West Nile numbers continue to climb, but health officials say people shouldn’t worry as long as they’re taking precautions to avoid mosquito bites
A final push to eradicate a disease has powerful friends — and a lot of money — behind it
Global health officials urge countries to report all infections that could potentially be traced back to the novel coronavirus
It’s news that’s certain to ignite debates over vaccines again: researchers say that the childhood immunization against whooping cough fades substantially over time, leaving even fully vaccinated children vulnerable to …
A recent international study found alarmingly high levels drug-resistant strains of tuberculosis (TB) in a number of countries.
Health officials are still trying to understand how a relatively new virus re-emerged to infect visitors in an “unprecedented” outbreak
We can’t see them, but invisible microbes are a constant threat to our health. And we’re woefully unprepared to meet their challenge
The latest data from government health officials put the number of cases at 1,118 and deaths from West Nile at 41. Last year was mild, with fewer than 700 cases