Avoid Eating Romaine Lettuce After E. Coli Outbreak, Says CDCThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says to stay away from all chopped romaine lettuce.
Body Of Missing CDC Researcher Found, Police ConfirmA CDC researcher who went missing over seven weeks ago has been found dead in a Georgia river.
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.
Focus On South Florida: Suicide PreventionIn Florida, suicide is the leading cause of death and the second leading cause of death among those 44 years old and under. That is above the national average.
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.
Hospitals Seeing More Opioid Overdoses Than Ever, CDC Report SaysThe latest snapshot of the opioid epidemic shows things are actually getting worse despite the growing national attention.
CDC Researcher Vanishes After Leaving Work SickA CDC researcher in Atlanta who called out sick two weeks ago has reportedly vanished without a trace.
Thousands Of Flu Patients Inundate Hospitals, Back Up CalledAccording to CDC projections, there have been 700 thousand flu related hospitalizations this season.
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.
Flu Stomps The Nation, Overwhelming ERs & Leaving 20 Children Dead The flu is everywhere right now, according to the Centers For Disease Control & Prevention (CDC).
CDC Director Defends Agency Over Report Of 'Dirty Words' ListThe Director for the Centers for Disease Control is defending the agency, after a report that it has compiled a list of seven "dirty words" that should not be used when asking Congress for money.