Gov. Jared Polis Gets Flu Shot, Encourages Others To Get Vaccinated EarlyColorado Gov. Jared Polis rolled up his sleeve to get his annual flu shot Wednesday.
Health Department Tracking Blood-Sucking 'Kissing Bugs' In ColoradoThe Colorado Department of Health and Environment is tracking the presence of a blood-sucking "kissing bug" in the state -- and warning people not to touch them.
There's A Blood-Sucking ‘Kissing Bug’ In ColoradoA blood-sucking bug that can spread disease and is nicknamed for biting people around their mouths has been sighted in Colorado.
Number Of Flu Cases May Peak Soon In ColoradoThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports Colorado is one of just two states in the country with the highest reported number of people with influenza.
CDC Urges Americans ‘Not To Eat’ Any Romaine Lettuce In New E. coli Outbreak WarningThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging Americans “not to eat” romaine lettuce and restaurants “not to serve or sell any” until more information is gathered on a new outbreak.
'Source Of Frustration': CDC's Handling Of Polio-Like Illness Criticized By CU ProfessorThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's own medical advisers are criticizing the federal health agency for being slow to respond to a polio-like disease that's struck hundreds of children over the past six years.
Mom Calls For More Education On Polio-Like Condition Affecting ChildrenCooper Allen’s cross country season is coming to an end. Next up was supposed to be wrestling, but his arm isn’t in good enough shape.
Colorado, Illinois, Washington Report Cases Of Polio-Like Illness In ChildrenThe Colorado Department of Health has confirmed 14 cases this year. All of the patients are children who have needed to be hospitalized, the department said, noting that "nearly all have fully recovered."
Recalled Eggs Linked To Salmonella Cases In Colorado, 6 Other StatesEggs from Gravel Ridge Farms in Cullman, Alabama, have been linked to 38 cases of salmonella in seven states, the US Food and Drug Administration said Tuesday.
CDC Unveils New Guidelines For Treating Concussions In ChildrenNew children's concussion guidelines from the U.S. government reassure parents that most kids' symptoms clear up within one to three months.
Woman Contracts Rare Flesh-Eating STDA woman in the United Kingdom has reportedly been diagnosed with a rare, flesh-eating sexually transmitted disease.
CDC: Opioid Addiction Among Pregnant Women SkyrocketsA new report from the CDC has revealed a troubling surge in opioid use among pregnant women.
CDC Monitoring Measles Outbreak In 21 StatesThe Centers for Disease Control (CDC) says it's monitoring an outbreak of measles in 21 states.
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.