Man Dies From Brain-Eating Amoeba After Visiting Waco Surf ResortA 29-year-old surfer, Fabrizio Stabile, who recently visited a Waco, Texas resort, has died from what is commonly referred to as a "brain-eating amoeba."
Southwest Airlines Passenger In Texas Diagnosed With MeaslesA passenger on Southwest Airlines flights from Dallas to Houston to Harlingen and back late last month was diagnosed with measles.
Woman Contracts UK's First Reported Case Of Rare Flesh-Eating STDA woman in the United Kingdom has reportedly been diagnosed with a rare, flesh-eating sexually transmitted disease.
CDC: Opioid Addiction Among Pregnant Women SkyrocketsA new report from the CDC has revealed a troubling surge in opioid use among pregnant women.
CDC Monitoring Measles Outbreak In 21 StatesThe Centers for Disease Control (CDC) says it's monitoring an outbreak of measles in 21 states.
CDC: 'Don’t Wash Or Reuse Condoms'The reminder was posted by CDC STD on Twitter.
Backyard Chickens Eat Harmful Ticks, But Are Giving People SalmonellaAs disease-carrying ticks continue to spread across the country, many Americans are turning to an inventive and all-natural approach to removing ticks: chickens.
CDC Says Trendy Backyard Chickens Pose Salmonella RiskThe CDC is warning of an outbreak of salmonella due to backyard chickens. The agency said that 212 people have gotten sick since February. The illnesses have been reported in 44 states.
Salmonella Outbreak In 26 States Tied To Raw TurkeyAn outbreak of salmonella linked to raw turkey products has sickened at least 90 people across 26 states.
'Do Not Eat This Cereal': CDC Links Honey Smacks, SalmonellaThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says a popular Kellogg's cereal has been linked to a salmonella outbreak.
Study Says You're Probably Washing Your Hands All WrongHandwashing seems pretty simple, but a recent study showed that people are still doing it wrong 97 percent of the time, which can lead to the spread of bacteria.
CDC Says Just 23 Percent Of Adults Get Enough ExerciseOnly about a quarter of U.S. adults meet the guidelines for both aerobic and muscle-strengthening exercise in their spare time, according to new data from the CDC.
Woman's Selfies Capture Parasite Moving Under Her SkinThrough a series of selfies, a woman documented a lump moving underneath her skin. Doctors gripped the bulge with forceps and pulled out a parasitic worm.
CDC Says Fewer Teenagers Having Sex & Using DrugsWhile sex and drug use are on the decline among teenagers in the United States, other health risks -- including suicidal ideation and bullying -- do not appear to be subsiding.
Kellogg's Recalls Honey Smacks Due To Salmonella ConcernsKellogg's is voluntarily recalling some of its Honey Smacks cereal after salmonella infected 73 people in 31 states. Consumers are advised to throw the cereal away.