CDC News Articles

Lassa Fever Emory Lassa Fever Emory Patient Undergoing Treatment At University Clinic

A Lassa Fever Emory patient has arrived at the University Hospital. Officials said they will be working with the CDC and the Georgia Department of Health to transport the patient, who is reported to be an American medical worker who […]

CDC: 14 cases of Zika virus transmitted through sex CDC 14 Cases Zika Virus: Health Officials Believe The Zika Virus May Have Been Transmitted By Sex

CDC 14 cases of the Zika virus may have been transmitted by sex, including pregnant women. If confirmed, the unexpectedly high number would have major implications for controlling the virus, which is usually spread by mosquito bites, according to the […]

Dog Flu In 26 States Dog Flu In 26 States: Several Dogs Suffer Mild Symptoms As Disease Spreads

The dog flu is now in 26 states as the disease spreads across the country. Two forms of canine influenza have been affecting pets — and in some cases, the disease could be deadly as most people wonder if they […]

Lyme Disease Lyme Disease: Bacteria Dubbed Borrelia Mayonii Causing Horrible Lyme Illness Symptoms

Lyme disease can now spread by a second bacteria called Borrelia mayonii. The disease symptoms can become even nastier than its predecessor and infects people bitten by the black-legged deer tick, according to Bangor Daily News. Until now, scientists thought […]

Flu Symptoms 2013: Stomach Virus, Worst Season Outbreak

The flu is spreading through multiple states as people are feeling symptoms of its 2013 season, and while it’s been called the worst outbreak in 10 years by the CDC, we have a list of early signs that may help […]

Hepatitis A Outbreak Linked To Berry Mix Farm

Hepatitis A outbreak has been linked to a frozen organic berry mix sold by Townsend Farms Organic Anti-Oxidant Blend, which had caused 30 illnesses. The Food and Drug Administration and the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday […]

‘Sex Superbug’ H041 Is Very Dangerous

There are two cases of a so-called ‘sex superbug’ in Hawaii, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It is a resistant strain of gonorrhea. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has asked Congress for $50 million […]

Carnival Ship Fails CDC Health Inspection

Carnival is still facing public scrutiny after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention gave an “unsatisfactory” rating to the Carnival Fascination, a failing grade on a health inspection. A satisfactory rating from the CDC is a score of 85 […]

Flu Symptoms Offer Early Signs Of Stomach Bug

Flu Symptoms - The flu is spreading with early symptoms or signs can vary, as the virus has a potential stomach bug epidemic impact on those who are not vaccinated, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention […]

China Kills 20,000 Birds Infected With H7N9 In Shanghai

China kills over 20,000 birds after H7N9 virus samples were taken from pigeons at Huhai agricultural market in Shanghai. Six people in China have died from illnesses linked to the bird virus. “We don’t know yet where the humans got […]