Allegheny County Receiving Funding To Address Opioid EpidemicThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has awarded Allegheny County $5.2 million in funding to address the opioid epidemic.
Health Officials Sound Alarm Over Deadly Drug-Resistant Strain Of SalmonellaA deadly strain of salmonella that has sickened more than 250 people may not respond to the antibiotics commonly prescribed to treat the foodborne infection, the CDC says.
Measles Cases Continue To Climb In U.S., Top 800 For YearU.S. health officials say this year's count of measles cases has surpassed 800, a growing tally that is already the nation's highest in 25 years.
CDC Investigating Listeria Infections Linked To Deli Meats, CheesesEight people in several states have been hospitalized with listeria infections, including one person who died, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.
CDC: E. Coli Outbreak Linked To Romaine Lettuce Is Over"This outbreak appears to be over," the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday of the E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce from some regions of Northern and Central California.
Nearly 100 Sickened By Drug-Resistant Salmonella From ChickenAt least 92 people in 29 states have been infected with a strain of multidrug-resistant salmonella after coming into contact with a variety of raw chicken products, the CDC said.
CDC Unveils New Guidelines For Treating Concussions In ChildrenThe CDC has released new guidelines regarding children suffering concussions.
Raw Turkey Blamed For Salmonella Outbreak In Pennsylvania, 25 Other StatesAn outbreak of salmonella linked to raw turkey products has sickened at least 90 people across 26 states, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday.
Salmonella Cases Linked To Recalled Honey Smacks Cereal Reach 100The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday that 27 more people have gotten sick in a multistate outbreak of salmonella illness linked to recalled Kellogg's Honey Smacks cereal.
CDC: Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Kellogg's Honey Smacks CerealA salmonella outbreak that affected 73 people in 31 states has been linked to Kellogg's Honey Smacks cereal, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday.
Officials Linking Multi-State Salmonella Outbreak To Pre-Cut MelonsHealth officials are linking a multi-state salmonella outbreak to pre-cut melons, including those in fruit salads.
Teen From Western Pa. Sickened By E. coli Outbreak Linked To LettuceA teenager from Altoona is among at least a dozen people in Pennsylvania who have been sickened by an E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce.
Pennsylvania Department Of Health Says State Hit Hardest By Romaine Lettuce E. Coli OutbreakThe nationwide E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce is growing, and Pennsylvania appears to be hit the hardest.
Multi-State E.coli Outbreak Being Blamed On Romaine Lettuce Chopped romaine lettuce grown in the Yuma, Arizona, area is to blame for a multi-state E. coli outbreak, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday.
North Texas Dairy Part Of Raw Milk Warning, 1 SickExperts say people who consumed raw milk or raw milk products from a North Texas dairy could have contracted an infectious disease and need to take antibiotics.