California officials are battling the worst whooping cough epidemic to hit the state in seven decades as a recent rebound in cases raises questions about the effectiveness of the pertussis vaccine.
Experts fear an outbreak as children across the country are being attacked by the rare, p0lio-like Enterovirus, right as flu season is set to begin.
The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.
Concern is growing, and rapidly, about the outbreak.
The Orange County Health Department held an emergency meeting Tuesday in response to an outbreak of measles.
An outbreak that sent about 28 people to the emergency room during a youth football tournament in Las Vegas was caused by norovirus, health officials said Monday.
Officials with the California Department of Public Health say at least six cases of Hepatitis A in California re linked to frozen berries sold at Costco.
The AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) Sunday announced that they will provide free meningitis vaccines for anyone who believes they have been exposed or anyone who thinks they are at risk.
Angelenos are not in danger in the wake of a tuberculosis outbreak on Skid Row, according to the top county health official.
Los Angeles police officers are being reminded to use face masks and to wash their hands frequently when dealing with sick people following an outbreak of tuberculosis in downtown’s Skid Row.
The feds are descending on downtown LA to combat what they say might be a dangerous outbreak of a drug-resistant strain of tuberculosis.
Oak Park Unified School District officials are reporting a norovirus outbreak at Medea Creek Middle School, Ventura County Public Health announced Monday.
This year’s West Nile outbreak is on pace to become the biggest on record since the disease first was first recorded in the U.S. in 1999.
Officials say there are no confirmed cases in California, but owners have been told to monitor their horses for symptoms.
Health officials say Legionella bacteria, which causes Legionnaires’ disease, was behind the outbreak in February.