Hospital Warning Thousands To Get Children Tested For HIV, Hepatitis After Surgical Equipment Not SterilizedSeattle Children's Hospital is offering free blood tests to 12,000 families after discovering surgical equipment at its Bellevue Clinic and Surgery Center was not always properly cleaned and sterilized.
ObamaCare 101: Separating Fact From FictionWhat does ObamaCare mean for you? The more you understand, the better you'll fare.
Mom Breastfeeds Wrong Baby After Mixup At HospitalBabies switched for breastfeeding need to then undergo HIV, hepatitis and other tests.
Are Kindergarten Kids Getting Their Vaccines?Federal immunization goals remain unmet, the CDC says.
Tainted Tattoo Ink Behind Widespread InfectionsAn outbreak of infected tattoos has led to an unlikely source: the ink. With the growing popularity of tattoos, health officials say they are seeing more cases of a nasty skin infection caused by a common bacteria traced to the ink. In the largest outbreak, 19 people in Rochester, N.Y., ended up with bubbly rashes on their new tattoos, researchers reported Wednesday.
CDC: All Baby Boomers Should Get Screened For Hepatitis COne in 30 baby boomers has been infected with hepatitis C, and most have no clue.
Incurable Gonorrhea Threat Forces Drug ChangeGonorrhea just got a little more painful to treat, but at least it's still treatable.
Family Claims Daughter Pierced By Bloody Syringe In Washington Hotel BedA family claims their daughter was pierced by a bloody syringe that was left in a hotel bed.