The Center for Disease Control is warning parents to be on the lookout for a rare polio-like condition that affects children.
The CDC is warning that backyard chickens and ducklings are responsible for a serious salmonella outbreak.
BEIJING (AP) — The head of the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention says he has been injected with an experimental coronavirus vaccine in an attempt to persuade the public to follow suit when one is approved. “I’m going to reveal something undercover: I am injected with one of the vaccines,” Gao Fu said […]
A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention details a large coronavirus outbreak at an overnight camp in Georgia that resulted in 260 sick campers and staffers.
Hospital data on coronavirus patients will now be sent to the Trump administration before going to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
NEW YORK (AP) — Hospital data related to the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S. will now be collected by a private technology firm, rather than the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention — a move the Trump administration says will speed up reporting but one that concerns some public health leaders. The CDC director said […]
CDC lowers COVID-19 isolation period to 10 days; herd immunity; young people testing positive in Connecticut on the rise
Infectious disease specialist with Yale School of Medicine, Dr. Manish Juthani joined News 8 Monday to weigh in on the latest CDC recommendation on the quarantine of those with mild or moderate cases of COVID-19.
A new report studying the impact of the coronavirus on workers at meat processing plants has found that 87% of people infected were racial or ethnic minorities and that at least 86 workers have died. The report released Tuesday by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention examined more than 16,000 COVID-19 cases at […]
ATLANTA (AP) — Federal health officials won’t revise their coronavirus guidelines for reopening schools despite criticism from President Donald Trump, the head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday. What they will do, he said, is provide additional information to help states, communities and parents decide what to do and when. “Our […]
A recent study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found an increased risk of hospitalizations among pregnant women who have COVID-19.