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.
Californian Among 19 Infected With E. Coli Strain Possibly Linked To Costco Rotisserie Chicken SaladA California resident is among nineteen people to have been infected with E. coli possibly linked to a product sold at Costco.
E. Coli Outbreak Linked To Chipotle Expands To 6 StatesInvestigators have yet to determine the specific ingredient linked to the illness.
CDC Reports Average 'Heart Age' In U.S. Is Older Than Chronological AgeThree out of four people have hearts that are not reflective of their age, a condition that can increase one’s risk for heart disease and stroke.
Nation Of Islam Leader Voices Opposition To Mandatory Vaccine BillA leader of the Nation of Islam is voicing his opposition to Senate Bill No. 177, which would require public school students to be immunized regardless of their parents' personal beliefs.