By Ashik Siddique | Apr 30, 2013 06:20 PM EDT
A new study suggests that electron beam pasteurization can increase the safety of eating raw oysters by killing pathogenic noroviruses and hepatitis A.
By Jonathan Weiss | Apr 26, 2013 12:02 PM EDT
After a dentist in the Tulsa area was not properly sterilizing tools between patients, people are learning that they may have gotten more than a bill.
By Makini Brice | Dec 27, 2012 02:00 PM EST
This week, Mexico will become the first country in North America to lift the ban on blood donations from gay and bisexual men.
By Christine Hsu | Dec 04, 2012 12:47 PM EST
A hospital technician who allegedly stole drugs and infected patients with hepatitis C through contaminated syringes has pleaded not guilty to the charges in a federal court.
By Stephanie Nebehay | Nov 09, 2012 09:32 AM EST
An outbreak of hepatitis E has infected at least 1,050 Sudanese refugees in South Sudan, killing 26 and threatening to spread further among people still arriving in crowded camps.
By Hereward Holland | Sep 14, 2012 10:11 AM EDT
An outbreak of the Hepatitis E virus has killed 16 people in three South Sudanese refugee camps near the volatile border with Sudan.