Anthrax – India

There was a suspected outbreak of anthrax in a village in Jeypore, Odisha, India, which is linked to one death and affecting five others. Ten

Salmonellosis – United States

Three cases of Salmonella linked to salami sticks from Trader Joe’s in Minnesota. The people became ill between September 20-29. Health officials believe more people

Salmonellosis – United States

At least five cases of Salmonella linked to crabmeat in Maine. The product containing the pathogen has been identified as Hardie’s Crabmeat in Deer Isle,

Salmonellosis – United States

October 20, 2021 (outbreak date not specified)- There have been recent reports of a salmonella outbreak in 37 states in the United States. Approximately 652

Cholera – Nepal

A cholera outbreak in western Nepal has infected 885 people. Cholera is a disease spread by drinking water or eating food contaminated with cholera bacteria.

Undiagnosed Food-borne disease – India

October 20, 2021 – Approximately 40 individuals have been suspected to have food poisoning. The population of individuals is a combination of adults and children.

Legionellosis – United States

Two prisoners in a Connecticut prison have tested positive for Legionnaire’s disease. The source of infection is unknown, but generally the bacteria causing the disease

Legionellosis – Italy

Two schoolchildren in a school in South Tyrol have been infected with Legionnaire’s disease. Legionnaire’s disease is caused by bacteria found in bodies of water.

Avian Influenza – China

A 60 year old woman in Changde, Hunan Province has contracted avian influenza A (H5N6) from exposure to dead poultry. She developed symptoms on October

Botulism – Ukraine

October 18, 2021 – A suspected case of botulism infection was identified in Oleksandrivka, Kirovohrad, Ukraine. The infected individual was a 37 year-old woman. She