Center For Disease Control and Prevention

Officials Warning Parents After Enterovirus Reported At Elizabeth, NJ, Public SchoolIn a letter to parents on the school district's website, school officials say the virus was reported at Juan Pablo Duarte-José Julián Martí School No. 28.
Study: Alzheimer's Affecting More Elderly Than Previously ThoughtThe memory-robbing disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States, however, the study suggests its impact may actually be on par with cancer and heart disease.
CDC Report: 1 in 8 New York City Kids Have AsthmaA new report shows that one in eight New York City children have been diagnosed with asthma, making childhood asthma rates in the city higher than the national average.
Bloomberg: Childhood Obesity Rates Falling In NYCThe announcement by the mayor comes following a study that was conducted by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.