'Excess' Deaths Soar During COVID PandemicThe United States had 299,028 more deaths than expected between Jan. 26 and Oct. 3, with two out of three due to COVID-19, a new report released by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows.
CDC Discourages Trick Or Treating, Indoor Costume Parties Due To COVID-19 PandemicWith Halloween happening in about a month and a half, many parents are wondering if it will be safe to let the kids go trick or treating due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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.