The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced Tuesday that, as of Nov. 23, there were 19 people from seven states sickened by the outbreak strain of Shiga toxin-producing E. coli O157:H7 linked to consumption of Costco chicken salad made with rotisserie chicken. Show More Summary
As part of their "Treatment Works" campaign, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is sharing the experience of people with HIV who have dealt with real issues around stigma, acceptance, and treatment but are now living well. Show More Summary
Nov 24 (Reuters) - At least 19 people may have been infected by E.coli after eating rotisserie chicken salad sold at Costco Wholesale Corp's stores, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Tuesday. Five people have...Show More Summary
Despite decades of work controlling the spread of malaria, the disease still claims more than 400,000 lives each year. Researchers from the University of California Irvine have developed a tool that might put […]
About 1.2 million Americans should be on PrEP in order to prevent HIV, according to a report from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) released today. PrEP is a one-daily pill regimen that can help you stay HIV-negative. It is sold under...Show More Summary
A new report from the Centers for Disease Control finds that approximately 1 in 4 gay men should be taking Truvada, also known as pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, on a daily basis to prevent HIV transmission. That equates to roughly 1.2 million gay… Read The post CDC Says 1 in 4 Gay Men Should Be on PrEP appeared first on Towleroad.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is making a big push to get more people at "substantial" risk of getting HIV to start on a daily pill that has been shown to dramatically reduce their risk of infection.Read full articl...
Earlier this month FMC announced the launch of Ethos™ XB insecticide/fungicide, the first of its kind, integrated in-furrow product for insect and disease control. It just so happens that Rick Ekins, fungicide and insecticide portfolio manager for FMC, was attending the NAFB convention. Show More Summary
Triatomine bugs, known more commonly as "kissing bugs," have been found in North Carolina, Georgia, and Tennessee, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The bug is native to the southern United States, South America,...Show More Summary
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says a deadly insect known as the "kissing bug" has made its way to Georgia. The CDC says there have been sightings of the bug, also known as the triatomine bug, in some southern states. It's unclear when, where or how many of the bugs have been reported....
In a statement posted Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) announced that it is working with other western states and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to investigate illnesses due to E. coli O157:H7 from chicken salad purchased at Colorado Costco stores in late October. The... Continue Reading
The recent report from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) shows an 'alarming' rate of STDs among homosexuals.
A sexually transmitted disease epidemic is growing in the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported last week. The federal agency pointed to its 2015 screening recommendations and noted that "too many young...Show More Summary
Three new states today reported E. coli infections in the same strain as the Chipotle outbreak in the Pacific Northwest earlier this fall, according to a statement from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. While the investigation...Show More Summary
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Friday that three additional states reported E. coli infections of the same strain as the Chipotle outbreak, sending shares in the chain down more than 9 percent. The new outbreak reports came from California, Ohio and New York, the...
Watch today's Mayo Clinic Minute High cholesterol increases your risk of heart disease and stroke. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that more than 73 million Americans have high levels of low-density lipoprotein (LDL), or "bad" cholesterol, and only about half of those people are on proper treatment. Statins are very effective medications for […]
An outbreak of E. coli that temporarily shuttered 43 Chipotle restaurants in the Pacific Northwest has now been expanded to include three additional states including New York. The Centers for Disease Control released an update aboutShow More Summary
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday that three additional states reported E. coli infections of the same strain as the Chipotle ( CMG.N ) outbreak. The CDC said 45 people are infected with the E. coli outbreak strain, and of those, 43 reported eating at Chipotle. Show More Summary
An E.coli contamination scare linked to Chipotle has spread to six states, the Centers for Disease Control said Friday. Nearly four dozen people have been infected in Washington, California, Minnesota, Ohio, New York, and Oregon, the CDC said. Show More Summary
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday that three additional states reported E. coli infections of the same strain as the Chipotle outbreak.