A collection of news and information related to U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published by this site and its partners.
Displaying items 1-12 of 152 » View all items1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11-13 Next >
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's Jay Rockefeller is among four U.S. senators asking Nickelodeon to ban ads targeted at children that promote and sell junk food and sugar. Joining Rockefeller in the letter sent this week to Nickelodeon...
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Increasing numbers of Indiana adults are becoming victims of dog bites as education efforts in cities like Fort Wayne help teach children proper ways to approach animals they don't know. The Centers for Disease Control...
LARGO, Maryland (AP) — Florena Carter's shattered life didn't make national news. Her son was killed on his 28th birthday in 2009. Carter's brother pulled the trigger. Her father shot himself soon afterward. The horrifying family tragedy...
WSBT-TVTeen pregnancy rates are down, way down, about half what they were twenty years ago, according to a new government report. It's encouraging news for nurses and counselors who say more teens are showing up at their offices, asking about contraception,...
JOHN SEEWER,Associated PressTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The wait for answers is far from over for parents who for years have lived with the worry of not knowing what's behind the mysterious cancers that have sickened dozens of children in a rural area of northern Ohio. Despite a...
Before you fire up the grill for some great summer meals, Consumer Reports has a caution. The beef you buy may have been tenderized by machines, and that process can introduce potentially deadly bacteria into your food. The trouble is that sharp...
WSBT-TVSOUTH BEND – The St. Joseph County Health Department is in the process of alerting people who may have come in contact with someone at South Bend's Riley High School with meningococcal disease. The school sent a letter home with students Tuesday...
Tags: Headaches, Flu, Health and Safety at School, Symptoms, Health
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A recent increase in dog attacks on Indiana letter carriers has prompted the U.S. Postal Service to urge dog owners to do a better job of controlling their canines when the postman approaches. The Postal Service said it has...
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A bumper crop of mosquitoes in West Michigan is raising concerns about the threat of West Nile virus. Michelle Dann of Grand Rapids knows first-hand how the mosquito-borne virus can turn a life upside down. She went from...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The federal government says Indiana's suicide rate among its middle-aged population surged nearly 54 percent from 1999 to 2010, giving the state one of the nation's biggest such increases. Thursday's report from the Centers for...
Tags: Suicide, Disease Prevention, Substance Abuse
DETROIT (AP) — A government study finds Michigan is one of the states with the highest jumps in suicides among middle-aged Americans. A Centers for Disease Control Prevention report released Thursday says the state's suicide rate among people...
Jun 13, 2013 |Story| WSBT-TV
Jun 9, 2013 |Story| AP Broadcast
May 29, 2013 |Story| AP Broadcast
May 23, 2013 |Story| WSBT-TV
May 23, 2013 |Story| AP Broadcast
May 20, 2013 |Story| AP Broadcast
May 13, 2013 |Story| WSBT-TV
May 8, 2013 |Story| WSBT-TV
May 24, 2013 |Story| AP Broadcast
May 27, 2013 |Story| AP Michigan
May 2, 2013 |Story| AP Broadcast
May 2, 2013 |Story| AP Broadcast
Original site for U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention topic gallery.