Black rats may not have been responsible for outbreaks of the plague in Europe, a new study argues.
Parasites resistant to the frontline malaria drug have spread westward from southeast Asia to just short of the Indian border.
CRE tops the list of troubling antibiotic resistant bacteria, but it's not the only superbug that worries health officials.
You might have read reports about so called "measles parties," in which parents purposely send healthy children off to parties with measles-infected kids. It turns out the parties aren't a thing, according to health officials.
As rumors about the vaccine spread faster than the measles itself, we take a look at each of the ingredients that make up the inoculation.
The dizzying array of microbes found on NYC surfaces may inspire you to start wearing gloves when traveling in the Big Apple.
Mice exposed to e-cigarette vapors are shown to be much more vulnerable to disease in their lungs.
A husband and wife are sick with avian flu after returning from China.
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