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.
Flu-Related Deaths Are Increasing, CDC SaysFlu-related deaths are increasing worldwide. Here's how to prevent it from spreading to you.
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