Sunday, January 21, 2018

Washington, D.C.--Food handling errors and inadequate cooking are the most common problems that lead to poultry-associated foodborne disease outbreaks in the United States. Follow...

Washington, D.C.--Just 1 in 10 adults meet the federal fruit or vegetable recommendations, according to a new study published today in CDC’s Morbidity and...

Washington, DC--Overweight and obesity are associated with increased risk of 13 types of cancer. These cancers account for about 40 percent of all cancers...

Washington, DC--More than two million cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis were reported in the United States in 2016, the highest number ever, according...

Simply Fresh Foods, Inc. of Buena Park, CA is recalling 272 cases of one specific lot of its 4-4 ounce packages of "San Francisco...

Washington, D.C.--After more than four decades of decline, progress has slowed in preventing stroke deaths, according to the latest Vital Signs report by the Centers...

SACRAMENTO – The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) announced today three confirmed deaths in California due to West Nile virus (WNV). The deceased...

Washington, DC--The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released 2016 state- and territory-specific data on adult obesity.  According to combined data for 2014-2016, self-reported...

Silver Spring, MD--The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a historic action today making the first gene therapy available in the United States, ushering...

Washington, D.C.--Six out of 10 U.S. parents are choosing to get the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine for their children, according to a report published in...