CDC Director Resigns Over Financial ConflictsWhen Brenda Fitzgerald took the job, she owned a range of stocks, including holdings in the tobacco company Philip Morris International.
Flu Hospital Visits Reach 2009 Levels, Nearly 100 Dead In California This SeasonIt's predicted that by the end of this flu season, 700,000 people will have been hospitalized for the virus.
Deadly Flu Season Claiming 100 Lives Per Week, CDC WarnsThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently estimated that 759 people died of flu-related illnesses between Oct. 7 and Dec. 23.
Health Experts Alarmed Over CDC Allegedly Banning 7 Words Including 'Fetus,' 'Transgender'On Saturday a CDC official confirmed CDC officials were given "feedback" from higher ranks of the federal government at a recent meeting to reconsider certain language in draft budget documents.
CDC: 40 Percent Of U.S. Cancer Cases Linked To Being OverweightAccording to the CDC, at least 13 different types of cancer have been linked to being overweight or obese.
CDC: 3 Babies Born In US With Birth Defects Caused By ZikaThree babies with birth defects caused by Zika have been born in the U.S., the government reported Thursday in its first accounting of pregnancy outcomes involving the virus.
CDC: 1st U.S. Case Of Superbug Resistant To Last-Resort AntibioticDoctors fear if the resistance spreads to other bacteria, America may soon see supergerms impervious to all antibiotics.
Health, Safety Violations Found At Thousands Of Public PoolsSerious health and safety violations force thousands of public pools, hot tubs and water playgrounds to close annually, the CDC says.
CDC Study Finds Fecal Contamination In 58 Percent Of Pool, Hot Tub FiltersWith a long weekend and summer right around the corner, everyone looking forward to a dip in their favorite pool should take heed of a recent study finding fecal contamination in thousands of pools and hot tubs.
CDC: E. Coli Outbreak At Chipotle Over, But Investigation Is InconclusiveThe E. Coli outbreak at Chipotle restaurants is over, Centers For Disease Control officials said Monday, but the investigation did not pinpoint one single food or ingredient as the cause.
Fears Grow In Wake Of Confirmation Of 1 Case Of Zika Virus In LA CountyNew fears have emerged over the incurable disease Zika virus amid confirmation from health officials of one confirmed case in Los Angeles County.
Health Experts Issue Warning Over Zika Virus For Those Traveling AbroadCalled Zika virus, it is transmitted primarily through mosquito bites.