disease

Mystery disease hits Norway's dogs

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.

Report: Foodborne disease infections are on the rise

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.

Ebola 101: What to know

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.

Questions surface about mumps vaccine amidst NHL outbreak

Players on 5 NHL teams diagnosed with disease

While the National Hockey League works to curb an outbreak of mumps, there are questions about whether the vaccine for the disease loses its effectiveness over time. To date, more than a dozen NHL players on five teams have been diagnosed with the mumps.

Walker asks federal government for travel ban

Gov. calls for commercial travel ban for West African countries affected by Ebola

As concern over the possibility of an Ebola outbreak grows, Gov. Scott Walker called on the federal government to institute a commercial travel ban for West African countries affected by Ebola.