80,000 Deaths Caused By Flu Last Season, CDC SaysAn estimated 80,000 Americans died of flu and its complications last winter, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Puppies To Blame For Drug-Resistant Infection In 118 PeopleStates reporting illness included Connecticut, Florida, Georgia and Illinois among others.
US Drug Overdose Deaths Rose 7% In 2017, Doubled Over A DecadeNearly 30,000 overdose deaths were related to fentanyl and other synthetic opioids in 2017.
CDC Warning On Kellogg's Honey Smacks: "Do Not Eat This Cereal"The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says a popular Kellogg's cereal has been linked to a salmonella outbreak that has infected 100 people in 33 states.
Illinois Illnesses From Insect Bites Have Surged Since 2004The Illinois Department of Public Health is warning the public to take precautions against tick and mosquito bites, saying reported cases of infections have increased over the past decade.
Opioid Overdose Patients Causing Spike In ER VisitsThe CDC sounded an alarm over a troubling trend in Illinois -- a dramatic rise in emergency room visits for suspected overdoses.
CDC: Millions Of Americans Unknowingly Have PrediabetesTens of millions of Americans unknowingly have prediabetes, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
E. Coli Outbreak Traced To I.M. Healthy Original Creamy SoyNut ButterHealth officials have traced the source of an E. coli outbreak in four states to a company based in Glenview.