City Of Pittsburgh Bans All Gatherings Of 50 Or More PeopleThe City of Pittsburgh has banned all gatherings of 50 or more people.
CDC: Cancel Or Postpone Events Of 50 Or More People For The Next 8 WeeksA new CDC recommendation is asking organizers to consider canceling or postponing events of 50 people or more.
UPMC Putting Plans In Place To In Case Of Confirmed Case Of COVID-19Even though there have been no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Allegheny County, UPMC is preparing to handle a confirmed case if it happens.
Pittsburgh Penguins Take Advice From UPMC, CDC, NHL To Combat Coronavirus ConcernsWith the first confirmed cases of Coronavirus hitting Pennsylvania, the Penguins are taking extra steps to ensure the health of players, employees and fans.
University Of Pittsburgh To Obtain Samples Of Coronavirus, Work To Develop VaccinePitt’s Center for Vaccine Research announced it's in the process of obtaining samples of novel coronavirus from the CDC.
FDA To Allow Use Of Coronavirus Test at U.S. LabsThe Food and Drug Administration is issuing an emergency authorization for the Wuhan Coronavirus test.
CDC: Flu Deaths Rise To 2,100 Nationwide In 2019Flu-like illnesses are on the rise and have been elevated for seven weeks across all regions of the country, according to CDC's latest FluView report.
CDC: Deadly Listeria Outbreak Linked To Packaged Hard-Boiled Eggs Sold In Pa.A deadly, multistate outbreak of Listeria infections has been linked to packaged hard-boiled eggs, and retailers and consumers are warned not to serve, sell, use or consume the products.
Multi-State E. Coli Outbreak Prompts Recall Of Fresh Express Sunflower Crisp Salad KitsThe CDC is warning customers about a multi-state outbreak of E. coli infections linked to Fresh Express Sunflower Crisp chopped salad kits.
CDC Urged U.S. Customs And Border Protection To Vaccinate Migrants, Idea Was RejectedThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended the US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) vaccinate migrants in detention against the flu last winter, but CBP rejected the idea, according to a letter obtained by CNN.
Flu Season Underway Early, Affecting Older Adults, Young Children MostFlu season is getting an early start in some parts of the country and it's hitting older adults and children under four the hardest.