U.S. Abortion Rate Falls To Lowest Level In DecadesThe number and rate of abortions tallied by federal authorities have fallen to their lowest level in decades, according to new data released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Wednesday.
CDC: Progress Reducing Uninsured Rate Threatens To StallA new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds that progress reducing the number of Americans without health insurance is threatening to stall this year.
Top 5 Halloween Safety Tips You May Not Have HeardOn Halloween night all you should be scared of are the ghosts and goblins - not for your family's safety.
Tarrant County Resident Who Visited Miami Contracts ZikaThis is the second case reported in Texas that involved travel to an affected area of Florida.
CDC Give Texas $720K To Fight ZikaThe money is provided to address "emerging threat, quickly identify cases of microcephaly and other adverse birth outcomes linked to Zika, and refer affected infants and families to services."
Zika Outbreak Prompts Travel Warning For Area Of MiamiThe new cases are clustered in the same square-mile neighborhood in Miami-Dade County identified last week. Florida health officials say they believe active transmissions of Zika are occurring only in that area.
CDC Warns Pregnant Women Against Zika-Stricken Part Of MiamiGovernment health officials warned pregnant women Monday to avoid a Zika-stricken section of Miami and get tested for the virus if they've visited the neighborhood since mid-June
General Mills Expands Flour Recall After 4 More IllnessesGeneral Mills is expanding a flour recall issued over a possible link to an E. coli outbreak after four new illnesses were reported.
CDC Awarding Texas More Than Half-Million Dollars To Fight ZikaThe $563,000 is stopgap measure to help Texas respond to emerging threat, protect pregnant women.
Ten Dallas County Women Showing Zika SymptomsDallas County Health and Human Services on Tuesday reported nearly a dozen cases of the Zika virus here in North Texas. While no one contracted the virus in the DFW area, any local cases are cause for concern.
Mom With Zika In U.S. Gives Birth To Baby With DefectA baby born to a mother from Honduras with the Zika virus at a New Jersey hospital appears to be affected by the disease, according to a doctor who helped lead the delivery team.
Adult Smoking Rate Falling Fast In U.S.The nation seems to be kicking its smoking habit faster than ever before. The rate of smoking among adults in the U.S. fell to 15 percent last year thanks to the biggest one-year decline in more than 20 years.