Pennsylvania Among States With Highest Overdose Death Rates In US, CDC ReportsA CDC report shows Pennsylvania has one of the highest percentages of overdose deaths in the U.S.
FDA: California Could Be Source Of Romaine Lettuce Tainted With E. coliInvestigators tracking the E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce are now looking at California as the possible source. The outbreak has sickened 32 people in 11 states, including New Jersey -- since October.
CDC Urging Americans 'Not To Eat' Any Romaine Lettuce In New E. coli Outbreak WarningThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging Americans “not to eat” romaine lettuce and restaurants “not to serve or sell any” until more information is gathered on a new outbreak.
Americans Sit Too Much, CDC SaysYou've heard it before, but the message is still urgent: One in four US adults sits for more than eight hours a day, according to a new study from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
More Children Diagnosed With Mysterious Paralyzing Illness As Some Accuse CDC Of Hiding Information From PublicThe numbers continue to grow as the CDC says it has confirmed another two dozen cases of the illness that's striking mostly children.
Mysterious Polio-like Disorder Striking Children Around US GrowingMany local cases have been treated at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
Puppies Spread Antibiotic-Resistant Infections To 118 People, CDC ReportsContact with puppies at six pet store companies in 18 states, including Pennsylvania,  led to infections that sickened more than 100 people, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The cause of the illness was Campylobacter, an infectious disease that causes diarrhea, fever, and abdominal cramps.
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.