Hugging is common during the winter season as we celebrate the holidays and spend time with loved ones.
Maryland’s health department says it has confirmed the presence of an unusual respiratory illness in children in the state.
When it comes to preventing the spread of germs, maybe the president is on to something with his fondness for fist bumps.
Researchers suggest that husbands are not providing adequate care for their stricken spouse.
The Royal Caribbean cruise line on Sunday ended a ship’s 10-day trip in the Caribbean early after hundreds of passengers and crew members were sickened with a gastrointestinal illness.
The Virginia Department of Health says statewide surveillance data show that the stomach flu is arriving just in time for the holidays.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says an outbreak of hepatitis A linked to a frozen berry mix sold at Costco has grown to 87 people with illnesses in eight states.
A deaf former inmate in the District of Columbia is suing the Department of Corrections, saying he was mistreated while serving a 60-day sentence for assault.
Approximately 85 cases of norovirus have been confirmed by the George Washington University Student Health Service since Monday.