Texas Investigates 56 Cases Of People Sick From ParasiteTexas health officials are trying to determine whether 56 cases of people getting sick from the parasite Cyclospora are related.
Woman's Selfies Capture Parasite Moving Under Her SkinThrough a series of selfies, a woman documented a lump moving underneath her skin. Doctors gripped the bulge with forceps and pulled out a parasitic worm.
14 Worms Removed From Woman's Eye After Rare Infection An Oregon woman who had worms coming out of her eye is being called the first known human case of a parasitic infection spread by flies.
Texas Officials Warn Of Increase In Food-Borne IllnessState health officials are warning of an increase in Texas in the number of people who've contracted a food-borne illness often linked to imported produce.
Texans Urged To Wash Produce After Dozens Infected With CyclosporaCyclospora is making people sick across Texas. The parasite is causing intestinal illnesses in the Lone Star State for the third summer in a row.
Cyclosporiasis Cases Being Investigated In Tarrant CountyWorkers with Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) are advising healthcare providers to be on the lookout for patients with Cyclosporiasis.
Mom & Son From Midlothian Claim Cyclospora Infection; File LawsuitA mother and son from Midlothian who say they were sickened at a restaurant in Lincoln, Nebraska have filed a lawsuit against the company that owns Olive Garden restaurants in a Nebraska court.
Woman Claims Cyclospora Infection; Sues Olive Garden In AddisonA woman claiming she was infected by cyclospora, a rare type of parasite that causes symptoms such as diarrhea, weight loss and nausea, is taking legal action.
Foodborne Gastrointestinal Illness Moving Across North TexasA food-borne illness is making its way across the state and health workers aren’t sure exactly where the contamination is originating.
Getting Ready To Go One Day Without ShoesFor six years the founder of TOMS Shoes has asked people around the world to strike out in their bare feet and go One Day Without Shoes to help bring global awareness to children's health and education.