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: 1 In 14 Women Smoke Cigarettes While PregnantThe findings, gathered by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics, revealed that 7.2 percent of all expectant mothers smoked.
CDC: Worst Of Flu Season Appears To Be OverFederal health officials say the worst of this flu season appears to be over.
Word Ban At CDC Includes 'Vulnerable,' 'Fetus,' 'Transgender'Officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are now under order by the Trump administration to stop using words including "vulnerable" in 2018 budget documents, according to The Washington Post.
CDC Warns People Who Drank Contaminated Raw Milk After New Jersey Woman Gets SickThe CDC says the woman from New Jersey became ill after drinking the raw milk in late September.
New CDC Figures Show High Vaccination Rate For Philadelphia ChildrenPhiladelphia is racking up high numbers when it comes to the number of children being immunized.
CDC: Do Not Get Decorative Eye Contacts For Halloween Without A PrescriptionThe CDC is tweeting warnings about decorative contact lenses for Halloween.
More People Get Sick From Puppy Germ; Outbreak Linked To PennsylvaniaThe outbreak of illness associate with a puppy germ is making more people sick in more states.
New STD Cases Hit Record High In US, CDC SaysIn 2016, Americans were infected with more than 2 million new cases of gonorrhea, syphilis and chlamydia, the highest number of these sexually transmitted diseases ever reported, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday.
CDC: Puppies From Pet Store Chain Sicken 39 People, Including Some In PennsylvaniaThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Monday it is investigating a multistate outbreak of campylobacter infections linked to contact with puppies sold through Petland, a national pet store chain.
Pet Turtles Blamed For Multistate Salmonella Outbreak, Including Pennsylvania, New JerseyThere have been 37 cases in 13 states since March, and the outbreak has sent at least 16 people to the hospital, though there have been no deaths.
WHO: This STD Is Becoming 'Smarter' And Harder To TreatData from 77 countries collected by WHO shows there is a widespread resistance to older, cheaper antibiotics
Wireless-Only Households More Likely To Smoke, Drink Heavily: CDCThe CDC found interesting health data associated with wireless-only households.
Research: Opioid Deaths Down As Much As 25 Percent In States Where Medical Marijuana Is LegalThe CDC says 91 Americans die every day from an opioid overdose.