CDC Warns About Flu-Like Respiratory VirusThe Centers for Disease Control has put out a warning about RSV or respiratory syncytial virus.
Romaine Lettuce E. Coli Outbreak Sickens 2 In New HampshireTwo New Hampshire residents are among those sickened by a multi-state E. coli outbreak involving romaine lettuce.
CDC Warns Americans Not To Eat Romaine Lettuce; 2 Sick In MassachusettsThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned US consumers on Tuesday to not eat romaine lettuce as it may be contaminated with E. coli.
Concerns Over Tick, Mosquito-Borne Diseases Rise After CDC ReportA doctor from the Dean Center Tick-Borne Illness at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital has some tips to help protect yourself against ticks.
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.
CDC Warns Second Wave Of Flu Has BegunAlthough the flu season may be winding down, the Centers for Disease Control has some bad news for Americans as a second wave of the potentially fatal illness is reportedly spreading across the country.
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.
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.
AG Healey Presses Congress For Gun Violence Prevention ResearchSaying there is no time to waste, Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey and a number of her counterparts across the country are asking Congress to treat gun violence like a public health issue.
8 In 10 Public Pools Fail Routine Health Inspections, CDC Study FindsThis might make you think twice before taking a dip this summer.
New CDC Guidelines Aim To Reduce Painkiller PrescribingThe new guidelines come amid an epidemic of addiction and abuse tied to powerful opioids drugs.
Lumber Liquidators' Laminate Flooring Raises Cancer Risk, CDC SaysLumber Liquidators' stock plunged Monday as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now says people exposed to certain types of the company's laminate flooring were three times more likely to get cancer than the agency previously predicted.