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According to the Centers for Disease Control symptoms of flu can include fever or chills, cough, sore throat, body aches, headaches and fatigue. Cold symptoms, while you may still feel terrible, are usually milder than the flu and come with a runny or stuffy nose. ... [Read More]
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The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has identified what drug is the most dangerous. [Read More]
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Overall, fatal overdoses have reached record levels in the United States; more than 70,000 people died of drug overdoses in 2017, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [Read More]
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ATLANTA, GA– Fentanyl is now the most commonly used drug involved in drug overdoses, according to a new government report. The latest numbers from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics say that the rate of drug overdoses involving the synthetic opioid skyrocketed by about 113% each year from 2013 through 2016. The number of total drug overdoses jumped 54% each year between 2011 and 2016. In 2016, there were 63,632 drug overdose deaths. According to Wednesday's... [Read More]
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An incoming Republican Congressman told constituents at a town hall this week that he believes vaccines may cause autism, contradicting the Centers for Disease Control and other scientific institutions, according to ... [Read More]
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Smoking fake marijuana has never been a good idea. But synthetic cannabinoids are apparently more dangerous than ever. The Centers for Disease Control has updated its warning that synthetic... [Read More]
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Taking away one of the small joys of baking, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is once again reminding families not to eat raw cookie dough. Its warning to... [Read More]
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Fentanyl is now the most commonly used drug involved in drug overdoses, according to a new government report. The latest numbers from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics say that the rate of drug overdoses involving the synthetic opioid skyrocketed by about 113% each year from 2013 through …... [Read More]
A bigger share of U.S. drug overdose deaths are being caused by methamphetamine, government health officials reported. The number of fatal overdoses involving meth more than tripled between 2011 and 2016, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Wednesday. The percentage of overdose deaths involving meth ... [Read More]
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Fentanyl is now the most commonly used drug involved in drug overdoses, according to a new government report. The latest numbers from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics say that the rate of drug overdoses involving the synthetic opioid skyrocketed by about 113% each year from 2013 through 2016. [Read More]
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Fentanyl has become the most deadly drug in the U.S., according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).The CDC said in a report released Wednesday that fentanyl... [Read More]
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10 December 2018, Tripoli, Libya – WHO, together with the Libyan National Centre for Disease Control, the Ministry of Health, and UNICEF, have launched a national immunization campaign targeting more than 2 million children throughout Libya, including children in refugee and migrant shelters. [Read More]
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Pharmacies across the nation are dealing with a shortage of the new shingles vaccine called Shingrix. Pharmacies began offering Shingrix around early spring this year. By May, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention already reported shortages. [Read More]
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Fentanyl is now the most commonly used drug involved in drug overdoses, according to a new government report. The latest numbers from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics say that the rate of drug overdoses involving the synthetic opioid skyrocke... [Read More]
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A new study from the Centers For Disease Control says Fentanyl has become the drug responsible for most overdose deaths in the United States. ... [Read More]
The Centers for Disease Control has delivered sober news — average life expectancy at birth in the United States has declined for a third straight year due to extremely high rates of death from drug overdoses and suicide. As The Washington Post reports, this is the longest sustained decline in life expectancy since the early 20th century. Between 1915 and 1918, a period that included the First World War and the worldwide flu pandemic that killed 675,000 Americans, life expectancy showed a similar decline. [Read More]
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The Centers for Disease Control has confirmed two dozen more cases of AFM since last week. Acute flaccid myelitis is a rare polio-like illness that causes paralysis. The agency said there have been 158 confirmed cases in 36 states so far this year, mostly in young children. And the number of cases is still... [Read More]
STATEWIDE - Chances are you know someone with a food allergy. After all, the Centers for Disease Control reports nearly 15 million Americans are alle... [Read More]
Fentanyl is now the most commonly used drug involved in drug overdoses, according to a new government report. The latest numbers from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National... [Read More]
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I would rather hurt than take an opioid pain pill. Hydrocodone and its cousins scare the willies out of me because once when I was 'drug sick,' it was the worst sickness I have ever known. For somebody who always has somewhere that it hurts, I know that opioids are wonderful when used properly but because they are increasingly abused by society, there are now over 100 Americans who die each day from an overdose. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention tell us there is no doubt drug addiction has become our greatest health concern and I... [Read More]
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