Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The deadly fungal meningitis outbreak that has spread to more than 100 people nationwide, spanning a total of nine states, has now killed two people people in Maryland and Virginia, with more than 30 cases reported between the two states.
A deadly fungal meningitis outbreak has spread to more than 100 people nationwide, and two more people in Maryland.
The Virginia state epidemiologist says more than 500 people have now been contacted by two separate outpatient clinics that administered a batch of steroids contaminated by a potentially deadly form of meningitis.
Two people in Maryland and Virginia are dead after being infected with meningitis stemming from a bad batch of steroids, and health experts warn there could be more deaths to come.
A new study by the Centers for Disease Control shows that there is a connection between level of education achieved and the length of a human’s life.
Health officials say nearly 1 in 4 babies are born to unmarried couples that are living together, which is a significant jump form a decade ago.
The government is making a new attempt to spike the long flat-lining smoking rate across the United States with a graphic ad campaign that has the kick in the teeth of a horror flick.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Deaths from liver-destroying hepatitis C are on the rise, and new data shows baby boomers especially should take heed — they are most at risk. Federal health officials are considering whether anyone born […]