Centers for Disease Control

CDC/FDA: Warning Over Pig Ear Dog Treats Continues

(CNN) - Officials are continuing to advise people to avoid all pig-ear dog treats due to a risk of multi-drug resistant salmonella infection. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration say people can…

Measles Outbreak Now In 30 States

(CNN) - 30 states now have reported measles outbreaks. Alaska and Ohio have been added to the list, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Numbers were reported as of July 18th, reaching 1,148 cases, 25 more from the…

Measles Cases Nearing 1,100 Across 28 States

(CNN) - The measles outbreak across the United States continues to grow. The Centers for Disease Control says it has now identified 1,077 cases across 28 states. That's an increase of 33 cases from last week. This marks the…

CDC: U.S. Measles Cases Reach Over 1,000 In 28 States

(CNN) - Measles cases in the U.S. are now at 1,044 in 28 states. The Centers for Disease Control reported the latest count Friday. This marks the largest number ever reported in the United States since 1992. Symptoms include…

Measles Cases Grow To 880 In 24 States

(CNN) - Measles cases are still on the rise in the U.S. The Centers for Disease Control shared Monday in its latest count that 880 cases have been reported as of Friday. 24 states are reporting cases. Most of…

Drug Co To Donate 2+ Mil Bottles Of HIV Drug Each Year

San Francisco, CA (KTVU) - Pharmaceutical company Gilead says it will donate 2.4 million bottles of its HIV prevention drug to the Centers for Disease Control. That's enough to protect 200,000 people from the disease for 11 years. When…

Everything You Need to Know About the Measles

From January 1 to May 3, 2019, 764 individual cases of measles have been confirmed in 23 states.  This is the greatest number of cases reported in the U.S. since 1994 and…

CDC Reports Second Wave Of Severe Flu Cases

Des Moines-Ames, IA (KCCI) - Flu activity is still high across the U.S. The Centers for Disease Control says the season may not have peaked yet but there's a second wave of severe infections impacting some states. According to…

More Women Diagnosed with Uterine Cancer

In Your Health Minute, An increasing number of women being diagnosed with uterine cancer. New data from the Centers for Disease Control shows uterine cancer rates…

Americans Having Fewer Babies

In Your Health Minute Women in the US are having fewer children than a decade ago. That's according to the latest data from the Centers for Disease Control.…