Parents, Advocates Protest Teen Vaping Outside JUUL Offices In ManhattanAll this comes just days after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced it is investigating nearly 100 possible cases of severe lung illnesses involving e-cigarette users, especially teens and young adults.
Drug-Resistant Salmonella Linked To Touching Pig-Ear Dog TreatsThe FDA is not just worried about dogs. Public health officials have been investigating a multi-state outbreak of human salmonella infections connected to contact with pig ear pet treats.
New Listeria Warnings: Beware Leafy Green At Supermarkets, RestaurantsWashing does not necessarily remove bacteria. The bacteria can get stuck to the leaves and adhere in microscopic crevices.
Majority Of People Admit To Washing In Pools And Skipping A Shower, Doctors Actually Say It's OKAccording to the CDC, 51 percent of Americans surveyed admitted to using swimming as an alternative to bathing. At least one Paramus mother says this is a non-option.
CDC Identifies Cavi-Brand Papayas As Likely Source Of Salmonella OutbreakA total of 71 people from eight states have been infected, including 27 people in New York.
Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Papayas Imported From Mexico, Dozens SickenedA total of 62 people from eight states have been infected with the outbreak strain of Salmonella since January.
New Study Helping Researchers Learn How Deadly Superbug Fungus Is TransmittedA new study is helping researchers understand how the fungus is transmitted and how to stop it from spreading.
Measles Outbreak: CDC Says Nearly 1,000 Confirmed Cases Reported, Mostly In NYCThe number of measles cases across the country is nearing levels that haven’t been seen in a generation.
Schumer Calls On CDC To Declare Emergency Over Superbug Fungus Spreading In N.Y.More than half of the 613 confirmed U.S. cases have been in New York.
Measles Outbreak: New Propaganda Targeting Anti-Vaxxers Popping Up In BrooklynCBS2's Ali Bauman reports that some people on the other side of the anti-vaxxer argument are now spreading propaganda of their own.
Measles Outbreak: Health Officials Comb Through New Jersey Restaurant After Possible Measles OutbreakTwo different health departments were on site doing testing for the highly contagious illness on Tuesday.
CDC Warns Stubborn, Deadly Flu Season Now Longest EverThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say this year's flu season has been one of the longest since 1997 when they started keeping records.
Rate Of 4-Year-Olds With Autism On The Rise In New Jersey, CDC Study FindsNew Jersey has the highest autism rate in the country at one in 35 children. The national rate is one in 59 kids.
Superbug Fungus Sickens More Than 300 In New York StateThere is concern from the Centers for Disease Control following an outbreak of a potentially deadly drug-resistant germ in area hospitals.
CDC: This Season's Flu Vaccine Working Better, But Infections Hitting PeakThe vaccine has reduced the risk of going to the doctor for flu-related illness by 47 percent overall this season.