CDC: 'Don’t Wash Or Reuse Condoms'The reminder was posted by CDC STD on Twitter.
Backyard Chickens Eat Harmful Ticks, But Are Giving People SalmonellaAs disease-carrying ticks continue to spread across the country, many Americans are turning to an inventive and all-natural approach to removing ticks: chickens.
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.
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.
Doctor: Powerful E.Coli In Lettuce Blamed For 1 Death Could Become More Dangerous With AntibioticsThe U.S. Centers For Disease Control announced Wednesday one person in California had died from E. Coli 0157, the powerful type of bacteria that has now reached 25 states.
98 Reports Of E. Coli From 22 States Now Linked To Romaine LettuceAccording to CDC data, the U.S. hasn't seen a multi-state outbreak this large since 2006. That outbreak was traced back to spinach and was linked to 238 illnesses and five deaths.
E. Coli Outbreak Linked To Yuma, Ariz.-Grown Lettuce Spreads To CaliforniaAccording to the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention, 53 people from 16 states have been sickened from chopped Romaine lettuce from the Yuma, Ariz. growing region. No brand has been identified, so no recall has been issued.
CDC Says Romaine Lettuce Likely Source Of E. Coli OutbreakThe outbreak has hit 11 states and has led to nearly two dozen hospitalizations so far.
Antibiotic Resistant 'Nightmare Bacteria' A Growing Threat In The U.S., CDC WarnsNew CDC report uncovered more than 220 instances of unusual resistance in germs that are now "virtually untreatable with modern medicine."
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.
Worst Of Bad US Flu Season Finally Over As Illnesses DeclineFlu season peaked in early February and has been fading since, with the number of people going to the doctor with symptoms of the flu continuing to decline.
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.
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.