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Why get a flu shot if it might not work? That question bubbles up every year as influenza sweeps the nation. Over the past 10 years, the vaccine at it..
Let’s say your house is on fire, or overrun by a gang of psychotic raccoons. You don’t hesitate—you take out your phone, and you call the fire departm..
CHICAGO (Reuters) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will continue its work tracking one of the worst flu seasons the United States has ..
PARIS — Isabelle Huppert’s “Eva,” from Luc Besson’s EuropaCorp, Dany Boon’s Pathe-sold “La Ch’tite Famille,” and Olivier Assayas’ “Non-Fiction,” handl..
January 20, 2017 will be remembered as the day the people became the rulers of this nation again. The crime and the gangs and the drugs that have stol..
We want to turn to the flu epidemic. Emergency rooms are getting slam. The death toll growing. Chef medical correspondent J Jen Ashton is going to bre..
It's been described as the deadliest disease in human history, and scientists are warning the world may have just inched closer to seeing its revival...
CWD, a deadly prion disease with no known treatment, was found to potentially be transmissible to humans. Monkeys were fed with contaminated meat and ..
Like sushi? You might not after reading this story. A California man who loves sushi went to the emergency room recently after pulling a massive tapew..
Elijah Easley, chairman of the Tamina Cemetery Project Community Development Corporation, points out a handmade cross partially submerged by water as ..
A measles alert was issued Monday, four days after an air passenger who was diagnosed with the highly contagious virus passed through two terminals at..
After a state agency illegally used her stock photo for an HIV campaign, the NY court ruled in favor of Avril Nolan. The model can now pursue a lawsui..
The number of young women who are using prescription drugs to treat Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder has skyrocketed, according to the Centers..
A government shutdown is impending if the White House and Congress fails to reach a deal on a new budget by midnight Friday. This situation threatens ..
Current measures observed to prevent the spread of flu are no longer enough. In a new study, scientists found that influenza can be spread through the..
In February of 2017, Lindsay Ellis was prescribed with Tamiflu to ease her flu. Days later, she began hallucinating as she claims to have seen demons ..
We turn to the deadly flu epidemic and new numbers from the CDC reveal what so many have suspected. This is the worst flu season in nearly a decade an..
Thanks very much. A health alert right now. A new report from the CDC that highlights dramatic spike in ADHD prescriptions for young women. Chief medi..
One piece of relatively good news the shutdown will not impact the CDC's flu program. Right. But the bad news is that the new numbers indicate the flu..
Or the especially dangerous strain of flu sickening people across the country. The epidemic showing no signs of slowing down and it's so deadly it's t..
Safe travels back home. Michael. The new epidemic straining health care systems coast to coast. Fears are growing over how quickly it's spreading and ..
We get the latest on the flu epidemic. How it spread since December. Now new numbers from the CDC later and Marcus Moore is at a school in gunner, Tex..
Now the very latest on the nationwide flu epidemic. An entire school district in Texas closing for a week because of an outbreak and the CDC holding t..
We turn to the deadly flu again tonight, and this evening, the mystery surrounding the death of a 12-year-old boy, his mom saying he showed signs of t..
He told an emergency room physician he had a liking for raw fish – specifically, salmon sashimi. It's what the 30-year-old man from Fresno, California..
Fourteen thousand new flu cases were reported last week, bringing the total for the season to more than 74,000. And pediatric deaths are on the rise. ..
San Francisco pharmacist Smita Sane gives a flu shot last week. Flu-related deaths in California are higher than usual this season, and most individua..
(Newser) – For a sushi-loving California man, there was good news and bad news. The good news: That pale string dangling out of his-----wasn't his int..
A deadly flu epidemic spreading across the nation has now claimed the lives of at least 30 children, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Preventi..
So the government shut down at 12:01 a.m. EST on Saturday after lawmakers unsuccessfully brokered a plan to continue government funding into next week..
ST. LOUIS - When it comes to cold and flu season, there’s no such thing as “doing your time.” Even after several days of the fever, aches, and nausea ..
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says influenza is on the rise in every part of the United States. This year’s virus is causing severe i..
A deadly flu epidemic sweeping the nation has triggered one Texas school district to cancel classes for the week and one California hospital has set u..
Next tonight here, the deadly flu. The CDC today warning about this dangerous strain and word of a mother of three, a marathon runner, who died within..
The tennis star, 36, shared an adorable new video of her 4-month-old daughter Alexis Olympia as well as a message about her birth story. “I didn’t exp..
The 36-year-old tennis star was plagued by health problems when she welcomed daughter Alexis Jr. into the world four months ago but says the whole exp..
by Elyse Dupre | Mon., Jan. 15, 2018 10:48 AM After opening up about her childbirth complications, Serena Williams took to Facebook on Monday to thank..
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has rescheduled a teaching session on the public health response to a nuclear blast that was to take pl..
Photo: Dreamstime, HO A nasty flu season is in full swing across the United States, with a sharp increase in the number of older people and young chil..
(Newser) – Fear the flu, not the bomb. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday announced that a session on nuclear attack preparednes..
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) believes the nation is at peak flu season, as the disease is now considered to be an epidemic, ba..
Flu is now widespread in every state except Hawaii, but the good news is the season appears to already be peaking. It's been a rough few weeks: Hospit..
swings continue. Next the deadly flu declared an epidemic across America. The CDC out revealing that the rate of hospitalized children under 5 years o..
The flu reaching epidemic proportions with 49 states now reporting widespread flu activity. That announcement from the CDC the agency also stressing t..
PHILADELPHIA - Acute respiratory tract infections (ARTI) are the leading global cause of death in early childhood, according to the Centers for Diseas..
Urinary tract infections (UTIs) can be problematic for pregnant women and their babies, but so can two antibiotics used to treat these infections, U.S..
The United States is at the peak of one of the more active flu seasons in recent years, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials anno..
It's been a rough few weeks: Hospitals have set up tents to handle patient overflow. Doctors are putting in double and triple shifts. Ambulances have ..
(HealthDay)—Urinary tract infections (UTIs) can be problematic for pregnant women and their babies, but so can two antibiotics used to treat these inf..
Gene changes caused by a given infection are marked as slices of the pie. Shared genomic changes between patients with influenza alone (red), human rh..