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Virginia is now one of the most common states for Lyme disease cases, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
8 hrs ago | New Rochelle Talk
The death by suicide this week of Robin Williams, an actor who had spoken publicly about his battles with drugs, alcohol and depression, has sparked a national conversation about ways to get help for others with similar problems.
12 hrs ago | KUGN-AM Eugene
School nurse Mary Beierle is unfazed by flocks of head lice in a young student's hair.
A top scientist and researcher for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention had a key role in helping Dr. Brian Hooker of the Focus Autism Foundation uncover manipulated data from the agency that obscured a higher incidence of autism in African American boys.
Children aren't the only segment of our population who can receive vaccinations to help prevent disease.
A new report, released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, shows Oklahoma has the second-highest teen birth rate in the country.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services today launched a challenge designed to identify practices, clinicians and health systems that have successfully worked with patients to reduce high blood pressure and improve heart health.
U.S. teen birth rates fell dramatically during the past two decades, plummeting 57 percent and saving taxpayers billions of dollars, a new government report shows.
Changes to a supplemental nutrition program are improving the number of fruits eaten daily by children, but kids and adults still aren't reaching the recommended daily intake amounts.
A patient admitted to Kaiser Permanente may have been exposed to the ebola virus, and test are currently being done to determine whether the virus is present, a representative has confirmed to CBS13.
The 30-year-old woman is currently in isolation as a precaution at the University of New Mexico Hospital after experiencing symptoms similar to the virus which has killed more than 1,200 people overseas as of Tuesday, according to health officials.
It's a scary prospect: Ebola in Oregon, transported by an unwitting traveler from West Africa, where the biggest outbreak on record is unfolding.
A Geisinger researcher on a personal crusade against hepatitis C has been nominated for a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention award recognizing his unprecedented approach to addressing a major public health concern.
August not only marks the beginning of school in North Carolina, but it is also recognized as National Immunization Awareness Month.
Thunderstorms are possible during the afternoon. Chance of thunderstorms is 40 percent.
In a new map based on a working paper by researchers for the National Bureau of Economic Research, Priceonomics breaks the news that we San Franciscans are slightly more miserable than our counterparts in other cities .
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 05:58 pm
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