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United States Centers For Disease Control And Prevention
Latest United States Centers For Disease Control And Prevention Items
Childhood obesity has dropped 43 percent over the last decade, but critics say it's too early to celebrate.
Three more people in Oklahoma have died from the flu, the State Department of Health reported Thursday, adding to the record number of influenza-related deaths in the state.
New Mexico has a flu vaccination rate for children significantly above the national average.
West Virginia's congressional delegation is asking federal health experts to perform more lab studies on the chemical that spilled into 300,000 people's water last month.
Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer asked the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday to initiate a formal investigation into what has caused polio-like paralysis in about 20 children in California over the past 18 months.
Pennington Biomedical Research Center will host part of a nationwide federal health survey.
Government research links indoor tanning by teenagers with other risks including binge drinking, unhealthy dieting and sexual activity.
Toddler obesity shrank sharply in the past decade, a new study suggests. While promising, it's not proof that the nation has turned a corner in the battle against childhood obesity, some experts say.
A federal health official says it's safe to use water contaminated by a chemical spill in West Virginia last month.