CDC Urges Americans To Stay Home For The Holidays Or Get Tested TwiceHealth officials on Wednesday urged Americans to stay home over the upcoming holiday season and consider getting tested for coronavirus before and after if they do decide to travel.
CDC Decreasing COVID-19 Quarantine Time From 14 To 7-10 DaysThe Director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Dr. Robert Redfield, informed Vice President Mike Pence and White House Coronavirus Task Force members on Tuesday that the CDC will soon issue new guidelines reducing the number of days close contacts should quarantine following exposure to a Covid-19 positive individual
CDC Cautions Against Traveling During Thanksgiving Due To Surging COVID-19 CasesThe CDC urged Americans not to travel during the Thanksgiving holiday as coronavirus cases continue to surge across the country.
CDC Updates Coronavirus Holiday Guidance, Saying Small Household Gatherings Are Contributing To Worsening PandemicOn Monday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its holiday guidance, noting the virus crisis is worsening and that small household gatherings are “an important contributor.”
CDC Warns Of Multi-State Listeria Outbreak Linked To Deli MeatsA Listeria outbreak has sickened 10 people across three states, and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention believes deli meats are the cause.
CDC Says Coronavirus Can Spread Indoors In The Air Beyond 6 FeetThe CDC released new information that suggests six feet isn't enough room when it comes to social distancing.
CDC Offers Thanksgiving Guidelines, Calls Travel And Big Gatherings ‘High Risk’ Activities That Can Spread CoronavirusThe U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention released their Thanksgiving guidelines Monday.
CDC Discourages Trick-Or-Treating, Costume Masks And Halloween Parties This YearThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued its first guidance for the holidays, including Halloween.
Local Chief Medical Officer Calls CDC's Coronavirus Vaccine Distribution Plan 'Encouraging,' But Concerns RemainThe CDC has put out its playbook on how to distribute a coronavirus vaccine.
People Are Drinking Hand Sanitizer And Dying, CDC SaysPeople are getting sick and even dying after swallowing hand sanitizer, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday.
Red Onions Linked To Salmonella Outbreak That Has Sickened People In Pennsylvania And 30 Other StatesA multistate outbreak of salmonella poisoning that has sickened almost 400 people in 31 states has been traced back to red onions, federal health officials said.
FDA Warns Public Of Potentially Toxic Hand Sanitizer BrandsThe FDA is warning consumers and health care providers about the growing number of hand sanitizers that contain methanol, which can be toxic.
CDC Reports 641 Cases Of Parasitic Infection Linked To Recalled Salad Mixes Nationwide With Cases In PennsylvaniaThe CDC is reporting 641 cases of Cyclospora across 11 states, including Pennsylvania, that are connected to bagged salad mixes.
President Trump And Coronavirus Task Force Say Kids Need To Go Back To SchoolAs the weeks go by, school districts are trying to figure out the best plan for returning to school in the fall -- and if that’s even the right decision to make.
Health Officials Reminding Importance Of Food Safety During Picnic And BBQ SeasonWith many of us spending more time outdoors to maintain social distancing during the pandemic, health experts are reminding everyone about the importance of food safety if you’re picnicking or barbecuing.