A child with a staph infection and enterovirus D68 has died in Rhode Island, the state's health department said Wednesday.
The child died last week. Infection by both staph bacteria and an enterovirus…
For the first time, a patient in an American hospital has been diagnosed with Ebola. The unidentified man, who is being treated at a Dallas hospital, didn't show symptoms until several days after he…
A man who had Ebola but didn't know it walked into a Dallas emergency room Sept. 26. Although his symptoms could have indicated Ebola among other things, no one at the hospital asked him if he had…
Yes, Ebola is a scary infectious disease. But the first thing you should know is that it's not very contagious -- the virus isn't spread through the air via coughs or sneezes like the common cold.…
Hand, foot, and mouth disease is sweeping through our area.
A local school is taking extra steps to reduce the risk of concussions on the football field. In Niles, players wear special helmets during practice and at all games. The makers of the helmets say…
You likely know that being overweight increases your risk for cardiovascular disease and diabetes. But did you know it also increases your risk for cancer?
Health officials are looking for the cause of a neurologic illness that's affected 10 children in Colorado.
A patient being treated at a Dallas hospital is the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States, health officials announced Tuesday.
The unidentified man left Liberia on September 19 and…
Kansas City Chiefs
Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher likely had a devastating brain disease when he shot and killed his girlfriend and then himself two years ago, a doctor says in a new report.
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