cbs4 My 33 Header Logo

Virus

(Photo Credit: Fabrice Coffrini/ Getty Images)

The MERS Outbreak: Is The Government Doing Enough?

The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.

05/16/2014

Natural Wood Smoked Thick Cut Bacon is seen for sale at the Eastern Market February 25, 2014, in Washington, DC. (Photo credit PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Bacon Prices On The Rise As Virus Killing Millions Of Baby Pigs In U.S.

A virus never before seen in the U.S. has killed millions of baby pigs in less than a year, and with little known about how it spreads or how to stop it, it’s threatening pork production and pushing up prices by 10 percent or more.

CBS Miami–04/09/2014

Julia Salas recovered after a lung transplant at Texas Children's Hospital in Houston. (Source: Texas Children's Hospital, Allen Kramer)

Toddler Feeling Great After Lung Transplant

A toddler who was in need of a lung transplant in 2013 will soon return home feeling much better.

CBS Miami–03/14/2014

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Chikungunya Virus Quickly Spreading In Caribbean

The chikungunya virus, which first appeared in the Caribbean a few weeks ago is spreading rapidly from island to island as the busy winter tourism season is in full swing.

CBS Miami–01/15/2014

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

CDC Warns Of African Virus In Caribbean

A debilitating virus first detected in Africa has spread to the Western Hemisphere, specifically the Caribbean island of St. Martin.

CBS Miami–12/18/2013

Numerous students were reported sick at Manatee Bay Elementary School September 20, 2013.  (Source: CBS4)

Broward Schools: Norovirus To Blame For Student Illnesses

A mystery illness, according to Broward County officials, that sent students at a elementary school sick has been identified as a virus.

09/25/2013

Passengers aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise ship returned Friday claiming a virus outbreak aboard the ship. (Source: CBS4/Summer Knowles)

Passengers: We Returned From Cruise With Norovirus

For the second time in as many weeks, passengers returned from a vacation at sea with claims of hazardous health conditions aboard their cruise ship.

CBS4–03/08/2013

computer

Cyber Crooks Now Targeting Search Engines

Most of us have the common sense these days to be cautious opening emails from someone we don’t know, or not open suspicious attachments. But now computer crooks have found a way to target us on search engines.

CBS4–01/08/2013

(Source: AP)

CDC: West Nile Outbreak Sickens More Than 4,500

More than 4,000 people have been infected with the West Nile virus this year, making it the biggest outbreak of the disease since 2003, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

CBS Miami–10/17/2012

(Source: AP)

Miami-Dade Health Dept. Confirms 1st Dengue Fever Case

Miami-Dade County Health Department officials confirmed Thursday that a Miami-Dade resident has contracted Dengue Fever.

CBS4–09/27/2012

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,504 other followers