First Grader In Frazier School District Diagnosed With Whooping CoughThe superintendent of Frazier School District, William R. Henderson III, sent out a letter to parents and guardians yesterday informing them of a whooping cough case in the district.
Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Papayas Sickens 62 PeopleSixty-two people in eight US states have fallen ill this year from Salmonella related to fresh papayas imported from Mexico, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
More Than 900 Hepatitis A Cases Reported In Ohio Amid Multistate OutbreakOhio has logged more than 900 cases of hepatitis A this year amid an outbreak around the state and some neighboring states.
Pa. Dept. Of Health Warns Of Hepatitis A OutbreakThe Pennsylvania Department of Health is warning about a Hepatitis A outbreak in our region.
Health Officials Update Consumers On What Foods To Stay Away From Amid Ongoing OutbreaksUS health officials are warning people to avoid certain foods due to ongoing unrelated outbreaks of intestinal infections caused by bacteria, viruses and even parasites lurking in some of our food.
Hepatitis Outbreak Linked To Smoothies Infects 50 In 4 States A hepatitis A outbreak linked to Egyptian strawberries has grown to more than 50 cases in four states.
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.
Death Blamed On Allegheny County Flu OutbreakA major flu outbreak has made for a miserable holiday season for hundreds of local people, and is being blamed for at least one death.
Brother's Brother Sending Supplies To Africa In Fight Against EbolaAs Ebola continues to spread in West Africa, a locally-based international charity is stepping in to help.
Local Hospitals Say They're Prepared For Any Ebola Cases In Pittsburgh The death of Thomas Eric Duncan, from the Ebola virus he contracted in West Africa, has now led to the first transmitted case of Ebola in the United States, in a nurse who cared for Duncan at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas.
Infectious Diseases Doctor Weighs In On Ebola Fears In U.S.Ebola has been diagnosed in the United States.
Ebola Primer: How It Works And How It Spreads Ebola is a rare viral illness -- and now the CDC has diagnosed a case in the United States.
Local Doctor Addresses Worries Ebola Outbreak Could Come To U.S.The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has claimed over 700 lives. Should we be worried about virus reaching the United States?
The MERS Outbreak: Is The Government Doing Enough?The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.