CDC Suggests Wearing 2 Masks For Better Protection Against COVID-19 VariantsMask wearing has become a way of life for most people, but now the CDC is suggesting two masks be worn due to the more contagious strains of COVID-19 that increasingly spreading throughout the country.
CDC Director: Teachers Do Not Have To Be Vaccinated For Schools To Safely ReopenSchools can reopen even though teachers have not yet been vaccinated, CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Wolensky said during Wednesday’s White House briefing on the COVID-19 response.
CDC Order Requiring Face Masks On All Public Transportation, Rideshares Takes EffectThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued an order on Friday that requires all travelers to wear a mask when on a plane, train, bus, ferry, subway, taxi or rideshare within the U.S.
Use Noisemakers, Consider An Outdoor Projector: CDC Urges Safe, Physically-Distant Super Bowl Watch PartiesExperts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say the safest way to watch the Super Bowl is at home with the people you live with, but they still had a few tips for attending a watch party or even going to the game.
Evaluating Pandemic Protections: CDC To Start Rating Effectiveness Of Face CoveringsNine months into the pandemic, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it will begin labeling masks that are most effective, and the plan has already gotten the stamp of approval from Southern California health experts.
CDC's Unappetizing Thanksgiving Guidelines Include Virtual Dinners, Avoiding Crowded Black Friday ShoppingTo stay safe, the CDC is urging families to stay home and avoid big in-person dinners with friends and extended family.
YouTubers Turned Down Trying To Hand Out Free Masks In Huntington BeachTwo YouTubers, Chad Kroeger and JT Parr, went to Huntington Beach to hand out masks to beachgoers during the coronavirus pandemic.
LA District Attorney Issues Fraud Alert As Suspected Scammers 'Try To Cash In On Pandemic'According to the D.A., individuals are posing as health authorities from the World Health Organization and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as part of an email phishing scam.
Doctor: Flu A Bigger Problem For Americans Worried About CoronavirusDoctors say that people worried about the global coronavirus outbreak should be much more concerned about getting sick from something much closer to home – the flu.
Child Among 195 Evacuated From China Amid Coronavirus Outbreak Taken To Hospital With FeverThe minor, who was accompanied by a parent, was taken to Riverside University Health System-Medical Center for testing and observation, according to Riverside County Public Health.
CDC: Americans Evacuated From China Must Remain In Quarantine For 2 WeeksThe evacuees from Wuhan, China arrived in Moreno Valley Wednesday after multiple health screenings and were originally going to be released after only three days in isolation.
"Strong Culprit" Identified In Vaping IllnessesU.S. health officials reported a breakthrough Friday in their investigation into the cause of a mysterious outbreak of vaping illnesses.
Actress Maureen McCormick Fires Back At Use Of 'The Brady Bunch' In Anti-Vaccination MemesThe Brady Bunch is being dragged into the vaccination debate, just as the number of measles cases reaches its highest levels since 1994 and since measles was declared eliminated in 2000.
Stop Eating Romaine Lettuce Immediately, CDC Says Amid E. Coli OutbreakThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging Americans "not to eat" romaine lettuce and restaurants "not to serve or sell any."
CDC: Number Of Babies Born With Syphilis Reaches Highest Level In 20 YearsAccording to figures released by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control Tuesday, there were 918 cases of congenital syphilis reported in 2017, the highest level since the 1990s.