Backyard Chickens Eat Harmful Ticks, But Are Giving People SalmonellaAs disease-carrying ticks continue to spread across the country, many Americans are turning to an inventive and all-natural approach to removing ticks: chickens.
Salmonella Outbreak In 26 States, Including New Jersey And Pennsylvania, Tied To Raw TurkeyAn outbreak of salmonella linked to raw turkey products has sickened at least 90 people across 26 states.
New Technology Helping Contain Outbreaks Of Contaminated FoodFederal health officials say new technology is helping contain outbreaks of contaminated food.
Study: Suicide Rates On The Rise Across The USIn the wake of Kate Spade's suicide, a newly released study says suicide rates have increased nearly 30 percent in the U.S. in the last 20 years.
Salmonella Outbreak Sickens Dozens After Massive Egg RecallAfter more than 200 million eggs were recalled by an egg farm in North Carolina, 35 people have now been diagnosed with salmonella linked to the contaminated food.
Study: Mothers Can Eat Placenta After Birth, No Risk To NewbornsA new report has given mothers the green light to eat their own placenta after giving birth.
CDC: Tick, Mosquito-Borne Diseases Have More Than Tripled Since 2004The CDC is warning about the increased risk for diseases from fleas and ticks as the warmer weather approaches.
Body Of Missing CDC Researcher Found, Police ConfirmA CDC researcher who went missing over seven weeks ago has been found dead in a Georgia river.
Antibiotic Resistant 'Nightmare Bacteria' Spreading In US, CDC WarnsInfections of this kind are "virtually untreatable with modern medicine," CDC Principal Deputy Director Dr. Anne Schuchat said in a press briefing on April 3.
Health Officials: Montgomery County Mumps Outbreak Linked To Delaware Dance EventHealth officials in Montgomery County are investigating several cases of mumps linked to a Delaware outbreak.
CDC Warns Second Wave Of Flu Has BegunIn a March 23 release the CDC announced that overall flu cases are finally dropping however, "Influenza B" cases have jumped above the more common "Influenza A" virus.
Americans Binge 17 Billion Drinks Per Year, CDC SaysResearchers found that about 1 in 6 U.S. adults reported binge drinking an average of about once a week, consuming an average of seven drinks per binge.