Avoid Eating Romaine Lettuce After E. Coli Outbreak, Says CDCThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says to stay away from all chopped romaine lettuce.
Body Of Missing CDC Researcher Found, Police ConfirmA CDC researcher who went missing over seven weeks ago has been found dead in a Georgia river.
Antibiotic Resistant 'Nightmare Bacteria' Spreading In U.S., CDC WarnsInfections of this kind are "virtually untreatable with modern medicine," CDC Principal Deputy Director Dr. Anne Schuchat said in a press briefing on April 3.
Focus On South Florida: Suicide PreventionIn Florida, suicide is the leading cause of death and the second leading cause of death among those 44 years old and under. That is above the national average.
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.
Thousands Of Flu Patients Inundate Hospitals, Back Up CalledAccording to CDC projections, there have been 700 thousand flu related hospitalizations this season.
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.
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.