Painkiller Politics: Effort To Curb Prescribing Under FireA bold federal effort to curb prescribing of painkillers may be faltering amid stiff resistance from drugmakers
CDC: 152 Sickened In Washington Summer Salmonella OutbreakA total of 152 people were infected with salmonella, as of Aug. 27.
CDC: Circumcision Benefits Outweigh Risks, Health Insurers Should Pay For ItU.S. health officials on Tuesday released a draft of long-awaited federal guidelines on circumcision, saying medical evidence supports having the procedure done and health insurers should pay for it.
Woman In Oregon Hospital Does Not Have EbolaOregon health officials say a woman who visited West Africa and was hospitalized in Oregon with a fever does not have Ebola.
Seattle Area Nurse Being Monitored For EbolaAs many as ten people in the Seattle area and Connecticut, many of whom arrived recently from West Africa, are the latest in the United States being watched for Ebola symptoms.
Haborview Medical Center Willing To Take Ebola Patients If NeededHarborview Medical Center in Seattle said Monday it is willing to receive U.S. residents who are evacuated from West Africa for treatment of Ebola.
BREAKING: CDC Confirms First Case Of Ebola Diagnosed In U.S. Officials with the Centers for Disease Control have confirmed that a person in Dallas has tested positive for the Ebola virus
CDC Recommending Vaccination To Combat Seasonal FluThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending people get immunized as soon as vaccines are available for the upcoming flu season.
CDC: US Children Consume Too Much SaltAccording to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 90 percent of children in the U.S. aged 6 -18 have too much salt in their diet.
Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Joins Ebola FightAllen's donation Thursday to the CDC Foundation will be used to build and equip emergency operations centers and train staff in the three most affected countries.
Study: HIV Diagnoses Drop In US, But Increase In Young Gay MenNumber of HIV diagnoses among younger gay men increased from 2002 to 2011.
CDC: Antibiotics May Have Been Wrongly Prescribed For InfluenzaNew study finds doctors may be giving inappropriate treatments to patients with flu virus.