Current Epidemics & Outbreaks is proud to present you with a current list of confirmed DISEASE OUTBREAKS, FOOD POISONINGS and other important public health issues as compiled by the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) and other organizations.


An interesting website about the major epidemics of history is here. Below is a list of our favorite readings on this interesting topic.

The Coming Plague: Newly Emerging Diseases in a World out of Balance (by L. Garrett)

The Hot Zone (by R. Preston)

Man and Microbes: Disease and Plagues in History and Modern Time (by A. Karlen)

Viruses, Plagues, and History (Michael B. A. Oldstone )


Outbreaks from CDC

Food Recalls