Infectious Diseases & Conditions

Gonorrhea Cases on the Rise Across Europe

April 25, 2019

Following a decline in notification rates in 2016, the number of gonorrhoea cases has gone up by 17 percent across the reporting EU/EEA countries with more than 89,000 confirmed diagnoses in 2017 -- more than 240 cases a day.

Study Finds Insecticide-Resistant Mosquitoes Across New Mexico

April 24, 2019

New Mexico State University researchers collaborating with the New Mexico Department of Health recently published a paper that shows there is widespread resistance to insecticides in one type of mosquito found in southern New Mexico – Aedes aegypti, the yellow fever mosquito.