Measles cases are on the rise across the country. Seventeen states are now reporting the illness.
A warning at the University of Maryland as a large number of students come down with the flu. The university is asking patients to isolate themselves to stop the spread. This year’s stubborn flu strain has already turned deadly. Rick Ritter has more on the growing flu fears.
The measles outbreak is on maryland’s doorstep with a new case is confirmed and it’s not far away.
Health officials fear thousands may have been exposed to the measles at Disneyland and Disney California Adventure last month.
U.S. health officials on Tuesday released a draft of long-awaited federal guidelines on circumcision, saying medical evidence supports having the procedure done and health insurers should pay for it.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending people get immunized as soon as vaccines are available for the upcoming flu season.
According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 90 percent of children in the U.S. aged 6 -18 have too much salt in their diet.
Number of HIV diagnoses among younger gay men increased from 2002 to 2011.
New study finds doctors may be giving inappropriate treatments to patients with flu virus.
Under fire. Scrutiny intensifies at the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention in the wake of several security breaches involving potentially deadly diseases.
A new study from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) finds excessive drinking accounts for nearly 1 in 10 deaths.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is rolling out new ads to show what it’s like to live every day with disability from smoke.