E.Coli Outbreak Linked to Lettuce Now in CaliforniaCalifornia is now added to a multi-state E.coli outbreak linked to chopped romaine lettuce
Antibiotic Resistant 'Nightmare Bacteria' Spreading In U.S., CDC WarnsInfections of this kind are "virtually untreatable with modern medicine," CDC Principal Deputy Director Dr. Anne Schuchat said in a press briefing on April 3.
CDC Warns Second Wave Of Flu Has BegunIn a March 23 release the CDC announced that overall flu cases are finally dropping however, "Influenza B" cases have jumped above the more common "Influenza A" virus.
Americans Binge 17 Billion Drinks Per Year, CDC SaysResearchers found that about 1 in 6 U.S. adults reported binge drinking an average of about once a week, consuming an average of seven drinks per binge.
The End Is Near: Flu Has 'Definitely Peaked' For The 2017-18 SeasonFlu has been shown the door in the United States. Illness activity peaked and began to decline during the eighth week of the year.
1 In 14 Women Still Smoke While Pregnant, CDC SaysThe findings, gathered by the CDC's National Center for Health Statistics, revealed that 7.2% of all expectant mothers smoked.
CDC Researcher Vanishes After Leaving Work SickA CDC researcher in Atlanta who called out sick two weeks ago has reportedly vanished without a trace.
'Many More Weeks' To Come In Fierce, Deadly Flu Season, CDC SaysThis year's seemingly unyielding flu season continues to ravage the entire continental United States, as health authorities track additional deaths and hospitalizations -- and there's more of the season left.
How The Flu Turns DeadlyThis flu season is fierce and has already claimed the lives of at least 37 children in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Deadly Flu Season Claiming 100 Lives Per Week, CDC WarnsThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently estimated that 759 people died of flu-related illnesses between Oct. 7 and Dec. 23.
US Flu Season Gets Worse, Has 'Lot More Steam' Than ExpectedHealth officials last week said flu was blanketing the country but they thought there was a good chance the season was already peaking. But the newest numbers out Friday show it grew even more intense.
Experts Alarmed By CDC Prohibiting Use Of Certain Words In ReportsThe seven words and phrases — "diversity," ''entitlement," ''fetus," transgender," ''vulnerable," ''evidence-based" and "science-based" — were not to be used in documents that are to be circulated within the federal government