Study: Most U.S. Adults Have Not Gotten A Flu Shot For This SeasonThe mild season is a dramatic shift from the previous flu season, which was the deadliest in decades, with more than 80,000 flu-related deaths in the United States.
Generic Drugmaker To Sell Alternative To EpiPen InjectorsBrand-name EpiPen, which dominates the market, has been in short supply since spring because of production problems.
Romaine Lettuce E. Coli Outbreak Tied To 9 More IllnessesNow, 52 people have been infected with E. coli in this outbreak linked to Romaine lettuce, which was announced in October, according to the CDC.
Mumps Outbreak Cancels Commencement Events At Lewis University's Romeoville CampusEvents set for the weekend of December 15 and 16 will be rescheduled for the weekend of May 17 through May 19 2019.
Infant Ibuprofen Sold At CVS, Walmart, Family Dollar RecalledThe recalled lots of the product have been found to potentially have higher concentrations of ibuprofen.
Walgreens Expands Prescription Delivery Program NationwideWalgreens is joining rival drugstore chain CVS Health in expanding home deliveries for prescriptions nationwide, as stores continue adjusting to a retail world made more consumer-friendly by online competition.
Five Illinois Health Centers To Split $36M In Federal GrantsSeantor Durbin says community health centers provide care to more than a million Illinois residents annually.
Empty Boxes Top High-Tech Toys On Doctor-Recommended ListThe pediatricians' group recommends no screen time for children up to age two, and says total screen time including TV and computer use should be less than one hour daily for ages two and older.
Radical Root Organic Farm Seeks To Help People 'Really Take Control Of Their Health'Allison Parker and her husband, Alex, grow certified organic vegetables and raise pastured animals in the most ecological way possible at Radical Root Organic Farm.
AP Investigation: Insulin Pumps Have High Number of injuriesWhen it comes to medical devices, none have had more reported problems over the last decade than insulin pumps, a product that's used by hundreds of thousands of diabetics around the world, many of them children.
It's OK To Eat Some Romaine NowIt's OK to eat some romaine lettuce again, U.S. health officials said. Just check the label.
AG Madigan To Trump: Stop Plans To Exclude Transgender People From Federal Protections"Civil rights laws are crucial to ensuring access to healthcare and education and the administration should abandon this effort to discriminate against transgender individuals.”