Category: Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Flu Season Continues to Worsen

February 7th, 2018
This year’s tough flu season is continuing on and has already claimed the lives of at least 37 children in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The Flu Continues Influenza continues to be widespread in… more »

Early Start to Flu Season

December 20th, 2017
Flu season is off to an early start this year, according to researchers at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention Epidemic Intelligence Service. Flu Season Arrives Early A team of public health experts analyzed national data on flu… more »

New Ads Placed by Tobacco Companies Speak Out Against Smoking

December 6th, 2017
On the weekend of November 25th, new ads warning about the dangers of smoking hit newsstands and airwaves. Surprisingly, they were placed by major tobacco companies. New Ads Admit to Wrongdoing Under the orders of the federal courts, tobacco companies… more »

Zika Virus Causes Concern

January 27th, 2016
On January 15th, federal health officials advised pregnant women to delay trips to Latin American and Caribbean countries newly affected by the Zika virus. Travel Alert The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) issued a travel alert (Level 2 Practice Enha… more »

Have a Heart Healthy Valentine's Day

February 12th, 2014
Your sweetheart may have the key to your heart, but a proper diet and regular physical activity can be the key to a healthy heart. Not only is February the month we celebrate our loved ones, it is also American Heart Health Month. A Romantic Day for Yo… more »