Why Did EEE Cases Spike This Year? It's ComplicatedWhat exactly is fueling an unprecedented outbreak of the mosquito-borne Eastern equine encephalitis, or EEE, in the United States remains a concerning conundrum -- and there could be several factors at play.
Mosquito-Borne Virus Victim Went From Healthy To Brain Dead In 9 DaysA Michigan man went from healthy to brain dead in just nine days after contracting Eastern equine encephalitis, his brother said.
Woman With Ebola Spread Virus One Year After Infection, Doctors SayDoctors have made a disturbing discovery about 2014's deadly Ebola outbreak in Africa. A woman who survived the virus is believed to have spread it one year after her initial infection.
2 Ebola Patients Escape Treatment in Congo, Raising Fears Virus Could SpreadTwo Ebola patients slipped out of a treatment center this week in the Democratic Republic of Congo
Flu Vaccine Not Working Well; Only 23 Percent EffectiveThis year's formula didn't include the strain of H3N2 virus that ended up causing about two-thirds of the illnesses this winter.
WWJ News Special 'Your Eye On Health: Virus 911' Broadcast, 10/29/14Do you have concerns about Ebola, the flu, MRSA, Whooping Cough, or Enterovirus? Get the facts when you hear the WWJ Newsradio 950 special “Your Eye On Health: Virus 911″ broadcast.
Local Pastor Combats Fears, Realities Of Ebola VirusBoayue has lived in the U.S for about 20 years and recently he has lost an uncle and two cousins in Liberia to the virus.
Ebola Virus Hits Close To Home For Area EpidemiologistBaker moved here with family when she was 12-years-old and has not returned to her native country since that time.
Local Epidemiologist Speaks To Danger Of Ebola Threat In U.S."Ebola, frankly does not ... travel all that easily or that quickly," said Dr. Howard Markel.
West Nile Virus Detected In Hawk, Oakland County Residents Cautioned To Take Preventive MeasuresResidents in Oakland County are being urged to protect themselves against the West Nile virus after it was found in a dead hawk.
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.
3 Deaths Attributed To H1N1 Flu, All In Their 20sThree have died from the H1N1 strain of the virus, which is a similar strain of the flu virus that caused a pandemic in 2009.
Secondary Benefit For Boys Receiving HPV VaccinationFor the vaccine to be effective, it must be given before boys or girls become sexually active.
Race Horse Tests Positive For Equine Herpes VirusThe disease poses no harm to humans but can cause miscarriages, partial paralysis and death in horses.
More Than 8,000 Mich. Deer Dead From DiseaseA disease that began killing deer last summer has now wiped out more than 8,000 whitetails in Michigan.