CDC: All Woman Of Child-Bearing Age Shouldn’t Drink Unless They're On Birth ControlThe newest recommendation from the Centers for Disease Control is that all women of child-bearing age should not drink alcohol unless they’re taking birth control.
United, American Offering Refunds For Travel To Zika AreasTwo major U.S. airlines are offering refunds to passengers worried about the Zika virus outbreak in many tropical countries.
NTSB Wants Blood Alcohol Limit For Driving LoweredThe National Transportation Safety Board wants the blood alcohol limit for driving lowered from .08 to .05.
Criminal Investigation Underway At Chipotle Chipotle says it has been served with a federal grand jury subpoena as part of a criminal investigation tied to a norovirus outbreak this summer at one of its restaurants in California.
E. coli Outbreak Linked To Chipotle Expands To PennsylvaniaAn outbreak of E. coli linked to Chipotle restaurants has sickened seven more people and expanded to three additional states.
UPMC: Transplant Operations To Resume ImmediatelyOfficials with UPMC say they are resuming operations of their transplant program after a mold problem forced them to suspend it earlier this month.
CDC Investigators Looking Into UPMC Mold OutbreakInvestigators with the Centers for Disease Control are in Pittsburgh today, looking into a mold outbreak at UPMC.
Unpleasant Shigella Bacteria Going Around, Sometimes Antibiotic ResistantHealth officials are warning of a stomach virus going around lately.
Allegheny Co. Health Department: Number Of Flu Cases Rises To 2,300The Allegheny County Health Department says 2,300 flu cases have now been reported.
Doctors Say Flu Shot Still Worth ItThe Centers for Disease Control says 43 states, including Pennsylvania, are facing high or widespread flu activity.
Health Officials Warn Flu Vaccine May Be Less Effective This WinterThe flu vaccine may not be very effective this winter, according to U.S. health officials who worry this may lead to more serious illnesses and deaths.
New York City Officials: Doctor Tests Positive For EbolaA Doctors Without Borders physician who recently returned to the city after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus, according to preliminary test results, city officials said Thursday.