Fentanyl Is The Deadliest Drug In America, CDC ConfirmsEvery 8 minutes someone dies from an accidental drug overdose. Most of the time, it's from fentanyl.
CDC Reminds: 'Say No To Raw Cookie Dough'Making cookies this holiday season? Officials are warning people not to eat the raw cookie dough.
CDC Confirms 10 More Cases Of Polio-Like IllnessesThere are 10 more confirmed cases of acute flaccid myelitis, a polio-like illness that mostly affects children, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 90 in 27 states this year.
CDC: Kids In 22 States Sickened By ‘Mystery Disease’A mystery illness that attacks the nervous system, paralyzing some children, has many parents concerned across the country.
CDC: Opioid Addiction Among Pregnant Women SkyrocketsA new report from the CDC has revealed a troubling surge in opioid use among pregnant women.
CDC Monitoring Measles Outbreak In 21 StatesThe Centers for Disease Control (CDC) says it's monitoring an outbreak of measles in 21 states.
Salmonella Outbreak In 26 States Tied To Raw TurkeyAn outbreak of salmonella linked to raw turkey products has sickened at least 90 people across 26 states.
CDC: Teens Are Waiting To Have Sex; Bullying, Suicide Rate Rising According to a new study, high schoolers are waiting to have sex – and when they do, they have fewer sexual partners – but other findings aren’t all positive.
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.
Consumers Warned to Not Eat Romaine Lettuce After E. Coli OutbreakThis warning comes a day after consumers were told to throw away and not eat any chopped romaine lettuce, including bagged salad and salad mixes.
E.Coli Outbreak Linked to Lettuce Now in CaliforniaCalifornia is now added to a multi-state E.coli outbreak linked to chopped romaine lettuce
Antibiotic Resistant 'Nightmare Bacteria' Spreading In U.S., 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.
1 In 14 Women Still Smoke While Pregnant, CDC SaysThe findings, gathered by the CDC's National Center for Health Statistics, revealed that 7.2% of all expectant mothers smoked.