Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the vaccination is the number one defense against the flu, but there also steps people can take every day to avoid the aches and pains of influenza.
A Colorado baby is breathing easier while recovering from a rare disease. The 5-month-old has infant botulism, which can be life threatening.
It’s the first comprehensive study of its kind by the CDC. It found that although leafy greens like spinach and lettuce accounted for the most food-related illnesses, meat, such as poultry caused the most deaths.
There’s been a first-of-its-kind discovery for researchers studying the effects of sports concussions. They say they have been able to identify problems in brains of athletes who are still alive.
The nation is seeing one of the most severe flu seasons it’s seen in many years. Getting sick takes a toll on employees, but many times businesses pay the price.
A Colorado baby is recovering from a rare disease. The 5-month-old has infant botulism, which can be life threatening.
The flu started early this winter and it includes a strain that really takes a toll on folks.
The Food and Drug Administration on Friday proposed the most sweeping food safety rules in decades, requiring farmers and food companies to be more vigilant in the wake of deadly outbreaks in peanuts, cantaloupe and leafy greens.
The nation just suffered its worst year for whooping cough in nearly six decades, according to preliminary government figures.
Doctors across the U.S. are warning this could be a brutal flu season. Already 52 people across Colorado have been hospitalized for the flu.