CDC Changes Course Again Saying Asymptomatic People Should Get Tested For COVID After AllThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's website has updated, yet again, guidelines for testing people who do not have symptoms of coronavirus.
Florida Department Of Health Evaluating Latest CDC Guidance On COVID-19 TestingThe Florida Department of Health announced Thursday that it is evaluating the most recent CDC guidance which advises individuals exposed to COVID-19 not to get tested if they do not develop symptoms.
CDC Pressured To Change Coronavirus Testing Guidance, Official SaysA federal health official close to the process said the sudden change in federal guidelines on coronavirus testing came this week as a result of pressure from the upper ranks of the Trump administration.
Salmonella Outbreak In Florida, 42 Other States Linked To OnionsA salmonella outbreak caused by onions is expanding and has infected 640 people from 43 states, including Florida.
Group Of Broward Parents Hold Rally For Return To School Full-TimeA group of Broward parents arguing their children should be given the option to go back to school five days a week come August held a rally outside the Broward School Board Building on Tuesday morning.
CDC Predicts 130,000 US Coronavirus Deaths By July 4The US could suffer 130,000 coronavirus deaths by July 4, according to a projection released Friday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Florida Not Following The 'Any American Can Be Tested' For Coronavirus CDC GuidanceOne day after Vice President Mike Pence announced, “Any American can be tested” for the coronavirus based on new CDC guidance, Florida health officials say the state is not going to follow the new national guidelines.
'Any American Can Be Tested' For Coronavirus': Pence On New CDC GuidanceThe government is now making it easier for anyone to receive a coronavirus test following criticism that some people were not being tested because they didn't meet existing CDC testing guidelines.
CDC: Flu Deaths Rise To 2,100 Nationwide In 2019Flu-like illnesses are on the rise and have been elevated for seven weeks across all regions of the country, according to CDC's latest FluView report.
30 People Sickened By Infection Linked To Contact With Pet Store Puppies, CDC SaysThe Centers for Disease Control says it is investigating an outbreak of a multi-drug resistant infection linked to contact with pet store puppies.
Miami Beach Teen Says Vaping Landed Him In The Hospital With Collapsed LungThe number of e-cigarette and vaping-related lung injuries continues to climb with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reporting 2,172 cases so far in 49 states, including Florida.
CDC: Connection Drawn Between THC, Vaping Illnesses; 1 Death In Florida, 70 Reported CasesThe federal government on Monday acknowledged that THC products are “playing an important role” in the multistate outbreak of vaping-related illnesses and recommended that people not use vaping devices that contain THC.
More Than 800 Cases Of Measles Reported In USThe number of measles cases in the US is now at 839 for the year, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's weekly measles update.
Focus On South Florida: New App Helping Fight AddictionAccording to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more Americans died from an overdose in 2017, than died from both gun violence and car accidents.
Experts Stress Importance Of Vaccinations As Flu Season Picks UpFlu season is picking up, with federal health officials reporting sharp increases in flu activity nationwide.