Flu Reaches Epidemic Levels, California Among States Hit HardestThe dominating strain this year, also known as H3N2, has already killed 42 people in California under the age of 65, compared to nine at this time last year.
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.
Pistachio-Linked Salmonella Outbreak Sickens 11 People In 9 StatesA pistachio recall over possible salmonella contamination was expanded after reported illnesses spanning nine states.
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.
Health Officials: More Than 200 Sickened On San Diego-Bound Cruise ShipsFederal health officials say about 200 people have come down with vomiting and diarrhea aboard two San Diego-bound cruise ships.
Santa Barbara Resident Being Monitored For Possible Exposure To Ebola In 'LA Area'The patient was identified upon return from a country with an active Ebola epidemic, a health official said.
Health Officials Warn About Measles Exposure At 2 Separate LocationsMeasles is contagious from approximately four days before the rash first appears through four days after the rash appears.
1 Dead In California, 7 More Sickened By Listeria Linked To Hispanic-Style CheeseOne person has died and three newborns have become ill in an outbreak of listeria linked to Hispanic-style cheese.
Flu Claims Life Of 28-Year-Old San Juan Capistrano Woman Authorities Thursday said Orange County has recorded the first flu death this season by someone under 65 years of age.
Opinion: Republicans Advances War On WomenRepublican politicians continue to work against HPV vaccination despite its ability to prevent thousands of cases of cervical cancer and resulting deaths.
CDC: Only 6.5 Percent Of Adults Are Active Enough At WorkIf you think you do enough physical activity at work to keep you healthy, you're probably wrong.
CDC: Preparing For A Disaster Like Preparing For Zombie AttackThe Centers For Disease Control And Prevention wants the public to be ready in case of a zombie attack. The idea is that getting ready for zombies is the sort of preparedness needed to survive a disaster or sudden epidemic.