Maryland Town Cancels Halloween Trick-Or-Treating Due To COVID-19One Maryland community has cancelled any city-sponsored Halloween trick-or-treating events after new guidelines from the CDC suggest its a high-risk behavior for spreading coronavirus.
Coronavirus & Halloween: 6 Safe Ways To Trick-Or-Treat, Celebrate With The KidsMany parents and kids are heartbroken that Halloween won't look the same this year as the country is still addressing the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
CDC Abruptly Removes Guidance About Airborne Coronavirus Transmission, Says Update 'Was Posted In Error'The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday abruptly reverted to its previous guidance about how coronavirus is transmitted, removing language about airborne transmission it had posted just days earlier.
Study Hints COVID-19 May Have Been In The US As Early As DecemberResearchers believe they have found evidence that the novel coronavirus may have been circulating in the US as early as late December, about a month before the current timeline from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows.
Even Children With No Symptoms Can Spread COVID-19, CDC Report ShowsEven children with mild or no symptoms can spread COVID-19, according to contact tracing data from three Utah child care facilities released Friday.
US E-Cigarette Sales Rose By Nearly 300 Percent, Says A New CDC ReportUS e-cigarette sales rose by nearly 300% between November 2016 and August 2019, says a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Onions GrowingA salmonella outbreak linked to onions is growing.
Coronavirus Latest: Maryland Becomes 19th State To Top 100K Total COVID-19 CasesMaryland became the 19th state in the country to top 100,000 coronavirus cases as of Sunday, data shows.
Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Onions Expands To Hundreds Of People Sickened In 43 StatesA salmonella outbreak caused by onions is expanding and has infected 640 people from 43 states. At least 85 of them have been hospitalized, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.
People Are Dying After Drinking Hand Sanitizer, CDC SaysPeople are getting sick and even dying after swallowing hand sanitizer, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday. Four died and others have suffered impaired vision or seizures, the CDC says.
CDC Warns Parents To Be On Lookout For Acute Flaccid Myelitis In ChildrenParents and pediatricians need to be on the lookout in the coming months for a rare, paralyzing condition that affects young children, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday.
New CDC Guidelines Come Down Hard In Favor Of Opening SchoolsNew U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines on education and child care come down hard in favor of opening schools.
Critical Care Doctor, Robot 'Fast Freddie' Help Care For COVID-19 Patients At Shock TraumaThe CDC says people who are older are at a higher risk of complications from COVID-19, and healthcare workers are no exception.
Drug Overdose Deaths Jump In 2019 To Nearly 71K, A Record High, CDC SaysDrug overdose deaths in the United States jumped last year by a projected 4.8%, wiping out a slight decline in 2018 and setting a new record high, according to preliminary data released Wednesday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics.
FDA Warns Against Using Two Dozen Hand Sanitizers That Could Contain Toxic Wood AlcoholThe Food and Drug Administration has added more hand sanitizers to its growing list of products that contain wood alcohol, which is toxic if absorbed through the skin.