CDC Report: 48,000 People Die Each Year From Antibiotic Resistance InfectionsEighteen germs in total are listed in the new report which finds antibiotic resistance leads to more than 3 million infections and 48,000 deaths each year.
Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Pig Ear Dog Treats Sickens 93 People In 27 States, Including PennsylvaniaThe FDA says people are handling the treats, then eating or preparing food without washing their hands first.
CDC Warns Of Rise In Fecal Parasite Found In Swimming PoolsThe CDC says ingesting the parasite can cause "profuse, watery diarrhea for as long as three weeks."
National Meningitis Association Launches '16 Vaccine' Campaign To Remind Families That Teens Need Second Booster ShotThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says more than half of teenagers have not received the recommended dose of the vaccine that prevents meningitis.
'When You Get To The Plane, It's Too Late': CDC Encourages Travelers To Get VaccinatedThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says at least 940 cases of the measles have been recorded in 26 states.
Thousands Of Kindergartners Unvaccinated Without Waivers, CDC Report FindsA majority of unvaccinated or undervaccinated kindergartners in at least 10 states were allowed to enroll provisionally for the last school year, without any formal exemption.
Health Officials Identify First Case Of Blood-Sucking 'Kissing Bug' In DelawareIt's a blood-sucking insect that attacks humans, often biting them in the face.
Over 100 Confirmed Cases Of Drug-Resistant Fungus In New JerseyIn the United States, 587 confirmed clinical cases have been reported in 12 states as of Feb. 28.
Injuries Prompt CDC Investigation Into Electric ScootersThe scooter study was launched in December when three CDC epidemiologists spent two weeks in Austin reviewing incidents and scooter-related injuries during a 60-day period from September to November.
Highest Number Of Unintentional Carbon Monoxide Deaths Occur During Winter: Officials If you’re in one of the regions expecting snow, you’re going to want to take a walk about the exterior of your home.
Americans Are Getting Shorter And Fatter, Research FindsThe CDC says the average American today is about 30 pounds heavier than in the early 1960s.
CDC Issues New Warning On E. Coli Outbreak Linked To Romaine LettuceThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued a new warning to consumers following an E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce.
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.