CDC: 40 Percent Of U.S. Cancer Cases Linked To Being OverweightAccording to the CDC, at least 13 different types of cancer have been linked to being overweight or obese.
Numbers Of Virus-Carrying Mosquitoes Are Up In Southern U.S.The number of virus-carrying mosquitoes is up in the Southern U.S., according to new research from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Survey: 1 In 4 Adults Would Swim With DiarrheaSurvey finds 25% of adults would swim with diarrhea as health officials warns outbreaks of diarrheal illness from contaminated pools rise.
Hitting The Beach To Educate About HIVThird Annual Beach Blitz is major HIV prevention & education effort, FDOH in Broward increased condom distribution & conducting HIV surveys
That Flu Shot May Save Your Child's Life, CDC Study Says The flu vaccine significantly reduces a child's risk of dying from the flu, according to a new study from the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
US Health Officials Cancel Climate Change Conference; Don't Say Why Top health officials in the U.S. canceled a conference on climate change and health next month but aren't saying why.
Zika Test Urged For Pregnant Women Throughout Miami-Dade CountyThe CDC is advising Zika testing for all pregnant women who recently spent time in Miami-Dade County.
CDC Asks States To Create Programs To Put Sealants On Kids' TeethThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) want states to create school programs that put sealants on children's teeth saying it will prevent cavities and save money.
Brain Cancer Now Leading Childhood Cancer Killer Brain cancer is now the deadliest childhood cancer in the U.S. ahead of leukemia - a result of improved leukemia treatments.
CDC: Spraying Not Possible For South Beach In Zika FightCrews will not be able to spray the South Beach area to prevent Zika due to the city's high-rise buildings and strong winds, according to the director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
CDC: Aerial Spraying In Zika Fight A Hit Or Miss In MiamiSome of the aerial spraying to kill mosquitoes in the fight against the spread of the Zika virus is not working as expected.
CDC: 'The Key Is To Protect Pregnant Women' In Zika SpreadHealth officials said Thursday they would not be surprised if they found more locally acquired cases of the Zika virus in the Miami area of Wynwood.