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.
CDC: Americans Not Having Enough Babies To Maintain PopulationFertility rates in New York and Connecticut ranked among the lowest in the United States in 2017.
CDC: Romaine Lettuce Grown Outside California Safe To EatIt's OK to eat some romaine lettuce again, U.S. health officials said. Just check the label.
Just In Time For Thanksgiving, Salmonella Outbreak Hits Raw Turkey ProductsAn ongoing salmonella outbreak involving raw turkey products has made more than 160 people sick in 35 states.
Drop In Flu Vaccination Rates Sees Rise In Infection DeathsThe Centers For Disease Control confirmed on Thursday that last year's flu season was one of the worst ever.
What Kids Are Drinking Blamed For Type 2 DiabetesOne in three children in the United States are considered overweight or obese, putting them at risk for a number of health problems including Type 2 diabetes.
Emirates Flight Held At JFK Airport After Several Reported Sick On BoardA plane from Dubai landed at JFK Airport and was held under quarantine after several passengers on board reported feeling sick.
Expert: How Authorities Deal With A Plane Full Of Sick PassengersWhen an international flight reportedly full of sick passengers landed at JFK Airport, one expert described the textbook response.
CDC: Kosher Chicken Salmonella Outbreak Kills 1 Person In New YorkAccording to the agency’s report, 17 cases of salmonella have been reported in New York, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Virginia from September of 2017 to June of this year.
Former CDC Director Arrested On Sex Abuse Charge In NYCDr. Tom Frieden is accused of forcibly touching and harassing a 55-year-old woman in October 2017.
Woman Contracts UK's First Reported Case Of Rare Flesh-Eating STDA woman in the United Kingdom has reportedly been diagnosed with a rare, flesh-eating sexually transmitted disease.
CDC: Opioid Addiction Among Pregnant Women SkyrocketsA new report from the CDC has revealed a troubling surge in opioid use among pregnant women.