As researchers continue to find a fungus that can be deadly to bats, officials are asking for innovative ways to combat the disease.
A disease that can be fatal to your dog and spread to people is on the rise, according to a veterinarian.
Lung damage in those using e-cigarettes might be caused by chemicals in the vape liquid, according to a letter published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine.
Vaping was supposed to be a healthier alternative to cigarettes.
A Massachusetts woman recalls having eastern equine encephalitis, EEE, in 1962. Area mosquito sprays, which could have prevented this, have started in several counties.
Dozens of dogs in different parts of Norway have been hit by a deadly mystery disease in the past few weeks, and officials are scrambling to identify the cause.
A young Ogden, Utah mother is recovering from a mysterious disease after she became sick after delivering her baby by C-section, and doctors had to fight to save her.
Every so often, the food in your fridge winds up in the news when there's an outbreak of illness linked to what we eat. A new US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report details the foodborne illnesses that struck most often in 2018.
Researchers say a simple blood test can finds signs of brain damage in people on the path to getting Alzeheimer's disease before they have any symptoms.
The lengthy National Climate Assessment released on Friday includes detailed information about how specific regions of the US will be impacted. Here's what else you need to know.
On Wednesday, a congressional advisory committee sounded the alarm on Lyme and other emerging tick-related illnesses saying they have become "a serious and growing threat to public health." The finding, presented in a report to congress, recommends surveillance, prevention, diagnosis and treatment measures for tackling the problem.
This year, more than half of all US states have had confirmed or possible cases of acute flaccid myelitis, the polio-like illness that can cause paralysis and mostly affects children, according to a new CNN analysis.
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A number of American states and metropolitan "hot spots" are vulnerable to outbreaks of vaccine-preventable disease, new research suggests. The reason? Children whose parents opted out of vaccination.
Five experimental drugs have been approved for use on patients in the Ebola outbreak underway in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
The deadly Ebola virus is snatching headlines once again as the Democratic Republic of Congo faces its ninth outbreak since its discovery more than four decades ago.
The World Health Organization is preparing for the "worst-case scenario" as it continues to respond to the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
There's no question that the impact of diseases varies drastically across the United States, depending on which state you live in.
The Magic Yarn Project is a nonprofit run by two moms in Alaska who make soft yarn wigs for children who have lost their hair due to illness.
As many as one in two Americans has some kind of illness or condition that was, at one time, considered a pre-existing condition by insurance companies before Obamacare.
A team of scientists has identified factors that might lead to an emerging infectious disease, including viruses, animals and their locations, in research published Wednesday in the journal Nature.
GRANT COUNTY, WA – Grant County Health District (GCHD) staff are investigating three confirmed cases and one probable case of pertussis (Whooping Cough), with additional cases pending.
Botulism is a paralyzing nerve toxin, considered to be one of the most potent and lethal substances in the world.