Tick-Borne Diseases Rising, Here's How To Prevent InfectionThe CDC says that if a tick is found attached to you early enough, there is still time to avoid infection.
Possible Listeria Contamination Leads To Fruity Ice Pops' RecallThree thousand cases of Budget $aver Cherry Pineapple Monster Pops and Sugar Free Twin Pops were recalled for possible Listeria contamination, according to The Food and Drug Administration.
New Way Of Defining Alzheimer's Aims To Find Disease SoonerGovernment and other scientists are proposing a new way to define Alzheimer's disease — basing it on biological signs rather than memory loss and other symptoms of dementia that are used today.
US Flu Season Still Worsening; Now As Bad As 2009 Swine FluThe flu has further tightened its grip on the U.S. This season is now as bad as the swine flu epidemic nine years ago.
Flu Claims 27-Year-Old Fitness Trainer's LifeInfluenza A (H1N1) killed a 27-year-old man who friends say was the picture of health.
Prevent Flu: Wash Your Hands, Avoid Public PlacesA century has passed since the Spanish Flu Pandemic killed off 3 to 5 percent of the world’s population, according to some estimates when it hit in 1918.
New Machine Built To Sanitize Schools From FluThe high number of flu deaths this winter have led some companies to take office sanitation to another level.
When Is Flu Season?While seasonal influenza viruses can be detected year-round in the United States, flu viruses are most common during the fall and winter.
People At High RiskSome people are more likely to get flu complications that can result in hospitalization and sometimes death.
Flu Symptoms & ComplicationsInfluenza is a contagious respiratory illness caused by flu viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death.
Diagnosing The FluFlu viruses usually cause the most illness during the colder months of the year.
Flu Vs. ColdWhat is the difference between a cold and the flu?