July 4th Could Create 'Perfect Storm' For Spreading Coronavirus, Warns Infectious Disease DoctorAs the Fourth of July weekend nears, an infectious disease doctor said the United States could be heading into "the perfect storm" for a spike in new coronavirus cases.
CDC Director Pleads With Younger Americans To Wear Masks
CDC: Enoki Mushrooms Tied To Listeria Outbreak That Killed 4 People And Hospitalized 31Enoki mushrooms are linked to four deaths and 31 hospitalizations in what the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says was a multistate listeria outbreak that is now presumed to be over.
Salmonella Outbreak In 28 States, Including California, Linked To Chicks And DucksSpringtime brings the birth of new life, including pet poultry like chicks and ducklings. But those young birds may bring with them pesky Salmonella bacteria.
CDC Adds 6 New Possible Symptoms Of CoronavirusThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has added six new symptoms to its list of possible signs of the coronavirus. Previously, the CDC only noted fever, cough, and shortness of breath as symptoms.
New CDC Guidance Says Older Adults Should 'Stay At Home As Much As Possible' Due To CoronavirusAs the number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the country continues to rise, the CDC is encouraging older people and people with severe chronic medical conditions to "stay at home as much as possible."
CDC Aims To Have All State, Local Health Departments Testing For Coronavirus By End Of Next WeekThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention hopes to have every state and local health department testing for the novel coronavirus by the end of next week.
How Daily Life Could Change If Coronavirus Spreads Within The USHow could the possible spread of coronavirus change our daily lives? Schools, businesses, hospitals and first responders could all be impacted, according to the CDC.
New Coronavirus Case In Sacramento County May Be First From Unknown OriginA person has tested positive for the novel coronavirus in Northern California, making this the first possible instance of "community spread" of the virus, according to the CDC.
Can Lysol And Clorox Products Kill The Novel Coronavirus? The Answer Is ComplicatedHuman coronaviruses are not new, but the latest outbreak leaves many questions over whether traditional cleaning products are effective against it.
CDC Official Warns Americans It's Not A Question Of If Coronavirus Will Spread, But WhenOne of the top officials at the CDC warned Americans that health experts foresee the novel coronavirus that has killed thousands spreading in the US.
FDA Accuses Jimmy John's Of Serving Vegetables Linked To E. Coli, Salmonella OutbreaksThe FDA has issued a warning letter to the Jimmy John's sandwich chain, saying certain vegetables it served were implicated in five outbreaks of E. coli or salmonella in the past seven years.
CDC: 12 Patients Being Tested For Coronavirus At Northern CA Hospitals; No New Cases ConfirmedThe CDC confirmed Wednesday there are 12 patients currently being tested for the coronavirus at Nothern California hospitals.
Study: Parents, Grandparents To Blame For Half Of Child PoisoningsMore than half of children under age five poisoned by prescription pills ate them after an adult removed the child-resistant safety packaging.
CDC: 5 Evacuees From Wuhan At Travis AFB Hospitalized With Coronavirus SymptomsFive people who were evacuated from Wuhan, China and quarantined at Travis Air Force Base have been confirmed "symptomatic" and transported to a local hospital, the CDC confirmed.