The rare disease, Leptospirosis, comes from diseased rats. The city has seen 15 recorded cases this year with 13 hospitalizations and one death.
"Why take a chance...of having symptoms that may affect you for the rest of your life?" Northam asked, noting his favorite foods now taste like cardboard.
Scientists are working to better understand the disease, which is caused by a fungus that lives in the U.S.
"This is a tough topic," said Stanford Health Care's Infectious Disease expert Dr. Anne Liu.
The deer was apparently infected with fibromas, wart-like tumors that covered nearly every inch of its face.
Researchers evaluated more than 5,800 foods in the American diet, ranking them by their impact on human health and the environment.
"Unlike the germs that cause most foodborne outbreaks, the bacteria responsible for melioidosis can take two to three weeks to make someone sick," the CDC said.
The Royal Veterinary College reported a 63.5 percent mortality rate for cats diagnosed with the illness.
Today, the frightening disease that caused the Black Death "is treatable with commonly available antibiotics," the CDC said.
The department is investigating 30 recent cases of Legionnaires' Disease, a respiratory illness that most commonly spreads through the air of contaminated water systems.
The Houston native is best known for his long-running role as a clerk court and Vietnam veteran in the NBC sitcom "Night Court," which aired between 1984 and 1992.
Researchers in India made the concerning discovery, with their findings made public earlier this year.
The passenger was questioned by agriculture specialists from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection, who found out he was a well-published professor.
The congresswoman-elect tweeted that masks were "oppressive" to massive backlash, despite wearing a mask herself during her freshmen orientation.
So far this year, Mongolia has had 22 suspected plague cases, six of which have been confirmed with laboratory testing.
Triple E is a rare but deadly disease, with a 33 percent fatality rate in humans and 90 percent fatality rate among horses.
Three of the leading vaccine candidates—being developed by Moderna, Pfizer and AstraZeneca—began large-scale trials recently.
Individuals infected with salmonella may develop symptoms such as diarrhea, fever, and stomach cramps.
"Robin's Wish" features interviews with people who knew the actor talking about the disease he battled in his last days, Lewy Body Dementia.
"It was over. Over. 90 percent dead, Ten percent alive. Coronavirus tore my whole body up," Rick Hooks said.
Around one in 150 people infected with West Nile virus develop a serious illness.
As of July 28, Asia has recorded more than 3.9 million confirmed COVID-19 cases.
Gregg Garfield spent a total of 64 days in hospital as a result of the disease.
"These babies have not even had their first birthday yet," said Nueces County health official Annette Rodriguez.
The U.S. is the worst-hit country in the world, with more than 3.5 million confirmed cases and over 138,000 recorded deaths.
"We are writing to underscore the vast importance of human challenge trials as a method to help develop vaccines," an open letter signed by more than 120 scientists read.
There have been more than 13.3 million worldwide confirmed cases of COVID-19 during the current pandemic, and over 578,000 recorded deaths.
In Mongolia, at least one person dies from plague every year, despite public health campaigns warning people to avoid eating or coming into contact with marmots.
Almost 300 elephants are known to have died since March, with reports of them walking in circles before falling face first to the floor.