Measles Cases and Outbreaks CDC Measles Outbreaks A total of outbreaks defined as or linked cases have been reported so far in Outbreaks in countries to which Americans often travel can directly contribute to an increase in measles cases in the U.S. Vital Signs Trends in Reported Vectorborne Disease Cases A total of , cases of diseases caused by bacteria, viruses, or parasites transmitted through the bites of mosquitoes, ticks, or fleas were reported to CDC during Indications are that cases were substantially underreported Tickborne diseases than doubled in years Emergency Management of Sickle Cell Disease EM Cases Emergency Medicine Cases EM Cases is a free online medical education podcast, medical blog and website dedicated to providing online emergency medicine education and CME for physicians, residents, students nurses and paramedics. Legionnaires disease cases up in Michigan Outbreak News The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services MDHHS is coordinating with local health departments across the state to investigate cases of legionellosis this summer. Cases by Disease Problem PediatricEducation Pediatric Digital Library and Learning Collaboratory intended to serve as a source of continuing pediatric education, curated by Donna M D Alessandro M.D and Michael P D Alessandro M.D. Legionnaires Disease Outbreak in Manhattan Grows to A cluster of Legionnaires disease cases in one Manhattan neighborhood has grown to cases, New York City health officials say Seven people were in the hospital as a result of the Legionnaires Black lung disease cases spike among former US coal miners The proportion of US miners with Progressive Massive Fibrosis has grown dramatically since , with a significantly accelerated rate of increase since This is according to researchers at Lyme disease cases reach , per year in U.S are Lyme disease carried by deer ticks such as the one above is about times common than previously reported, health officials said Monday. Ebola Situation Reports Ebola Human to human transmission linked to the most recent cluster of cases of Ebola virus disease EVD first reported from Sierra Leone on January will be declared to have ended on March, days after the second and last case in the cluster provided a second consecutive negative blood Trends Welcome to Epidemiology Unit official Website The Epidemiology Unit was established in with assistance from World Health Organization WHO to strengthen surveillance of communicable diseases Initially, the unit functioned with a WHO consultant and a national counterpart, who, after further training in epidemiology, was appointed in , as the Epidemiologist of the Department of Health Services.