Researchers at UC Merced are moving forward with two research projects that aim to better understand Valley fever in the San Joaquin Valley.


Saturday's event, held at the Kern County Museum'sPioneer Village, drew an estimated 200 walkers, many in teams. All proceeds were slated to go to the Valley Fever Americas Foundation to support research toward a vaccine, as well as a renewed focus on development of Nikkomycin Z.


Valley fever has been around for more than 100 years, and disproportionately affects poor farmworkers. For some, it becomes a lifelong illness, and doctors don't know why.


By Madeleine Thomas, The Atlantic

Barragan’s extensive exposure to the soil as a farmworker puts him at a higher risk of developing valley fever, but Ramos says they had never heard of the disease before.


Less than a week before Bakersfield's third annual Walk for Valley Fever on Aug. 9 and nearly a year after the symposium, how much has actually changed?


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Federal experts are recommending that California test inmates for immunity to Valley fever...


The rapid rise in valley fever cases in the arid southwest has become a...