City And State Health Inspectors Continue To Investigate Legionnaires' OutbreakThe State Mobile Command Center is open at Hostos Community College to lead the effort, and expanded outreach and testing efforts are taking place throughout the borough.
NYC Officials: Third Person With Legionnaires' Disease In South Bronx Has DiedThe Health Department said a third location, the Opera House Hotel, has tested positive for the bacteria Legionella.
New Yorkers On High Alert After Shigella Outbreak Spreads To Rockland CountyThe shigella bacterium outbreak started in Brooklyn, but now parents are on high alert in Rockland County.
CBS2 Exclusive: Shigella Infection Outbreak Spreads To Rockland CountyAn infectious outbreak of the shigella bacterium has already been seen in Brooklyn, and now, the outbreak has spread to the suburbs.
CBS2 Exclusive: Shigella Outbreak Strikes Borough Park, WilliamsburgChildren have been sick and highly contagious by an infection caused by the Shigella bacterium, which has been spreading across Brooklyn.
Ebola Relief Supply Flight Takes Off For West Africa From New YorkA mission took off from New York Saturday to bring direct relief to West Africa amid the Ebola virus outbreak.
The MERS Outbreak: Is The Government Doing Enough?The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.
Feds Agree To Import Bexsero For Possible Use At PrincetonFederal health officials have agreed to import a meningitis vaccine approved in Europe and Australia but not the U.S. as officials at Princeton University consider measures to stop the spread of the disease on the Ivy League campus.
Official: Deadly Meningitis Outbreak Impacting Gay Community Stopped The new strain of meningitis was so lethal some of its victims were found dead in their apartments before they even had a chance to see a doctor.
Suspected Norovirus Outbreak Strikes Swanky Hilton Westchester HotelAbout 200 of the 825 guests for the Delta Sigma Theta sorority brunch were sickened after their April 21 event at the hotel.
46 Cases Of Fungal Meningitis, Other Fungal Infections Now Reported In New JerseyHealth officials in New Jersey said a total of 46 cases of fungal meningitis and other fungal infections have now been reported in the state.
New Jersey Health Officials Announce 37 Reported Cases Of Fungal MeningitisNew Jersey health officials said there have been no reported deaths in the state and 15 patients remain hospitalized with the illness.