U.S. health officials are investigating a possible case of the novel coronavirus after a Texas A&M University student contracted a respiratory illness, within two weeks of visiting China.
A middle school in Northern Virginia this week canceled a visit of 21 Chinese exchange students and their chaperones amid the China-linked coronavirus outbreak that’s sickened more than 500 and killed at least 17.
Two United Airlines passengers on a flight from Shanghai were examined upon arrival in Chicago O’Hare for exhibiting possible coronavirus symptoms Tuesday.
Health officials around the world are keeping an eye on the outbreak of a new pneumonia-like virus that has killed at least six people and sickened some 300 others since it was first reported in China.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced it will expand health entry screenings to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and O’Hare International Airport in Chicago, as the U.S. on Tuesday reported its first case of the potentially deadly coronavirus.
At least one person in the United States is infected with the mysterious pneumonia-like virus that began in China.
China reported Monday a sharp rise in the number of people infected with a new coronavirus, including the first cases in the capital. The outbreak coincides with the country’s busiest travel period, as millions board trains and planes for the Lunar New Year holidays.
Attention, Vermont residents: An outbreak of hepatitis is affecting The Green Mountain State.
A vaccine against measles has existed for decades but some 310,000 cases have been reported in Congo since the beginning of 2019.
The recall comes amid a larger investigation into a multi-state Listeria outbreak that’s been tied to at least one death.
The outbreak has sickened at least seven across five states, and resulted in at least one death.
An outbreak of the highly contagious whooping cough has forced one school in Houston, Tex., to close its doors early for the holiday break.
An elementary school in Seattle, Ore., is closed Friday due to an outbreak of the highly contagious norovirus.
An outbreak of chickenpox has affected at least one elementary school in Wisconsin, according to health officials in the state.
Federal health officials are urging people not to eat any romaine lettuce linked to Salinas, California, because of an E. coli outbreak — nearly one year after a similar food poisoning upsurge prompted health officials to issue a warning about the leafy greens.
A school district in Colorado recently said that a massive illness outbreak has forced it to temporarily close all of its schools.
Wisconsin health officials late last week announced a “significant increase” in the number of Escherichia coli, or E. coli, cases in the state.
A multistate salmonella outbreak seemingly linked to ground beef has left at least one person dead and another eight people hospitalized, health officials said.
The mysterious polio-resembling illness that sickened hundreds of children last year may have been caused by a viral infection, according to a new study.
Another person has died as a result of a Legionnaires’ outbreak in North Carolina, state health officials announced late last week.