Outbreak


Raw Milk Linked to Listeria Outbreak

Raw Milk Linked to Listeria Outbreak

The listeria illnesses occured in 2014, but it took the CDC until now to determine the cause....

Mar 21 2016, 3:18am CDT

Drinking water scarcity due to lead poisoning in water supply

Outbreak of Lead Poisoning In Flint Opens Up History of Lead Poisoning In Other Areas

It is no longer news that the residents of Flint – a city in southeast central Michigan near Detroit and a former automobile ma...

Feb 13 2016, 9:08am CST

Patient in hospital ward

Another Patient Dies Of Mold Outbreak Infection at UPMC in Pittsburgh

A total of four patients who underwent double lung transplants at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in western Pennsy...

Feb 8 2016, 12:15pm CST

Dengue fever vaccination

Dengue Outbreak: Brazil Approves Vaccine Dengvaxia by Sanofi SA

Following health reports that about 1.5 million people in Brazil have come down with dengue fever in 2015, the country has appr...

Dec 29 2015, 1:54am CST

BC Basketball team

E. Coli Outbreak at Chipotle: 10 Boston College Basketball Players Sick with Infections

Although a number of basketball players at Boston College have called in sick and unable to practice or in any good shape for a...

Dec 9 2015, 8:53am CST

Chipotle Sued Over E. Coli Outbreak

Chipotle Sued Over E. Coli Outbreak

Chipotle is facing even more problems after the E. coli outbreak that hit several states and ended up closing many of the chain...

Nov 10 2015, 8:18am CST

Cucumbers Recalled After Linked to Salmonella Outbreak in 27 States

Cucumbers Recalled After Link to Salmonella Outbreak in 27 States

The cucumbers were shipped from Mexico and sold by a California company. They have reportedly sickened more than 200 people and...

Sep 7 2015, 6:35pm CDT

Samsung Heir Lee Apologizes for MERS Outbreak at Samsung Hospital

Samsung Heir Lee Apologizes for MERS Outbreak at SMC

The Heir of Samsung has apologized for Samsung Medical Center (SMC) being unable to control MERS outbreak. The spread of the di...

Jun 23 2015, 8:03am CDT

Expect More Victims of Disneyland Measles Outbreak

Expect More Victims of Disneyland Measles Outbreak

In 2000, the measles was thought to be eliminated, but in recent years numbers have been high. Disneyland measles outbreak numb...

Jan 25 2015, 3:22pm CST

NHL Teams Call Off Public Appearances Due to Mumps Outbreak

NHL Teams Call Off Public Appearances Due to Mumps Outbreak

Several NHL teams have called off public appearances involving their players due to the recent mumps outbreak, per multiple rep...

Dec 16 2014, 8:59pm CST

Ohio Mumps Outbreak Spreads Beyond Campus

Ohio Mumps Outbreak Spreads Beyond Campus

More cases are showing up in Ohio...

Mar 25 2014, 7:44pm CDT

Listeria Outbreak Kills 1 Person

Listeria Outbreak Hits California and Maryland

Listeria outbreak, linked to cheese, infected 8 people. One person killed by this multistate Listeria outbreak and 7 persons ar...

Feb 22 2014, 12:43pm CST

Listeria Outbreak Causes One Death

Listeria Outbreak Causes One Death

A multistate outbreak of Listeria, linked to cheese, has caused one death and seven hospitalizations in California and Maryland...

Feb 22 2014, 3:30am CST

Mumps Outbreak Leads to Hygiene Check

Mumps Outbreak Leads to Hygiene Check at Fordham University

An incident sparked worrisome behavior among the students, faculty and administration at Fordham University. A mumps outbreak l...

Feb 21 2014, 8:41am CST

Norovirus Outbreak Leads to Return of Cruise Liner

Norovirus Outbreak Leads to Return of Cruise Liner

A cruise liner returned to shore after a norovirus outbreak on board. The rampant disease caused close to 170 passengers and cr...

Feb 1 2014, 5:18am CST

Japan Tainted Food Outbreak Causes Food Poisoning

Japan Tainted Food Outbreak Causes Food Poisoning

The latest crisis to hit Japan is a tainted food outbreak that has spread havoc. It has caused food poisoning in over 350 peopl...

Jan 8 2014, 4:00am CST

Government Shutdown: Salmonella Outbreak Wreaks Havoc

Salmonella Outbreak Wreaks Havoc During Government Shutdown

What else will come during government shutdown? An outbreak of Salmonella in raw chicken products has wreaked havoc among consu...

Oct 8 2013, 6:15am CDT

Norovirus Yellowstone Outbreak

Norovirus Yellowstone Outbreak

There have been reports of an outbreak of the notorious Norovirus in Yellowstone National Park. Over 200 people have been infec...

Jun 24 2013, 4:54am CDT