(NEW YORK) -- A mysterious outbreak that sickened 11 people in Argentina, killing four, has been solved. Health authorities said the illness was likely caused by Legionella, the bacteria that leads to Legionnaires' disease. The outbreak has been contained to a health clinic in San Miguel... Read More.
(GAYLORD, Mich.) -- A mysterious illness that killed over a dozen dogs in northern Michigan has been identified, officials said. The Otsego County Animal Shelter said in a statement Aug. 19 that over 20 dogs in the county had died due to a "parvo-like" illness,... Read More.
An unidentified illness has killed over a dozen dogs in northern Michigan, according to officials. The Otsego County Animal Shelter said in a statement Friday that over 20 dogs in the county have died due to an illness similar to parvovirus, a highly contagious and... Read More.
(AUGUSTA, Maine) -- A Maine resident has died from a rare but potentially dangerous tick-borne illness, health officials said. The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday it has confirmed a fatal case of Powassan virus, an illness spread by the bite of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Children as young as 8 years old should be screened for anxiety, the country's leading panel of experts on health prevention recommended Tuesday for the first time. The new draft guidance comes amid rising rates of anxiety and depression among kids and... Read More.
(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) -- Health officials are warning Florida residents about a "large" outbreak of a potentially fatal bacterial illness known as meningococcal disease that's primarily affecting gay and bisexual men. So far this year, there have been 21 confirmed cases of meningococcal disease as of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- New York City dog owners are being warned after several pets may have been sickened by leptospirosis, a disease commonly associated with rats. A city council member said this week his office had received "reports of multiple dog fatalities" in the Brooklyn... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The World Health Organization is investigating a mysterious illness in South Sudan that has killed dozens of people. So far, 97 people have died of the unknown disease in Fangak, Jonglei State, in the northern part of the country. Fangak County Commissioner Biel... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The White House's chief coordinator for the U.S. coronavirus response has a strong warning for unvaccinated Americans ahead of a projected surge in cases over the next few weeks. If you're vaccinated, "we've done the right thing, and we will get through this,"... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the COVID-19 pandemic has swept the globe, more than 5.3 million people have died from the disease worldwide, including over 803,000 Americans, according to real-time data compiled by Johns Hopkins University's Center for Systems Science and Engineering. About 61.2% of the... Read More.