The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has issued an advisory after a child became sick after drinking water from a five gallon bottle.
State officials are offering reassurances that there is plenty of vaccine still available for people who are still looking to get a flu shot.
The Director of the Massachusetts Board of Pharmacy has been fired amid an investigation into New England Compounding Center’s role in the nation-wide meningitis outbreak.
A forensic pathologist says an autopsy shows a Kentucky judge’s death was linked to tainted steroid shots at a Tennessee clinic.
The Department of Public Health has revoked the license of another compounding pharmacy in the state.
Some public health officials are now saying the coast in clear in their towns after a hard frost has limited the amount of mosquitoes and reduced the threat of West Nile and EEE.
The threat level for EEE has been raised to “critical” in Essex and Hamilton after the fifth case of EEE was confirmed in an Essex horse Monday.
The state is raising the risk of EEE in six towns, and launching a new round of aerial spraying.
Eastern Equine Encephalitis has been found in mosquitoes in Canton.
Heath officials have found mosquitoes that tested positive for West Nile Virus in Boston for the first time this summer.