MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2016

Mississippi confirms 2 new cases of West Nile

The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) confirmed two new human cases of West Nile virus in the state on Monday. Read More »

Mississippi confirms first land animal rabies case in 50 years

The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) recently confirmed that the state has had its first rabies case involving a land animal in more than 50 years. Read More »

Mississippi officials confirm four new West Nile virus cases

Health officials from the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) recently confirmed that there have been four new cases of the West Nile virus in the state, bringing the number of cases to seven for the year. Read More »

Mississippi reports third West Nile virus case in 2015

The Mississippi Department of Health recently confirmed that the state has had its third human case of West Nile virus for 2015. Read More »

Mississippi reports first human case of West Nile virus for 2015

Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) officials confirmed Monday the state's first human case of West Nile virus for 2015. The suspected case in Hinds County was confirmed by laboratories.  Read More »

Mississippi reports first chikungunya case for 2015

The Mississippi State Department of Health said Monday it confirmed the state's first case of chikungunya virus this year.The state's first case this year involves a Mississippi resident who recently returned from Honduras. Read More »

Mississippi confirms 1st pediatric death of the flu season

A report from the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) recently confirmed the first pediatric death from influenza for the flu season of 2014-2015. Read More »

Mississippi reports first case of the flu for the season

A Marshall County teenager become Mississippi's first confirmed influenza case of the 2014-2015 season last week, prompting state health officials to remind residents to get their flu shots. Read More »