Centers for Disease Control

Live Anthrax Spores Possibly Sent To Stanford Lab; CDC Now AnalyzingA vial shipment sent to a Stanford lab last July may have contained small quantities of live anthrax spores, but officials say there is no threat to public safety.
CDC Study Finds E-Cigarette Use Among Middle, High School Students Tripled In 2014A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration has found a stunning rise in the use of e-cigarettes among middle and high school students.
Guns Are Now More Likely To Kill Americans Than Car AccidentsAmericans are more likely to die from guns than cars, according to data gathered by the Centers for Disease Control.
Listeria Linked to Caramel Apple Deaths In California, Other StatesIllness and death followed a strain of bad caramel apples in several states...
Health Officials Warn This Year's Flu Vaccine Won't Prevent New H3N2 Strain Of InfluenzaHealth officials weren't sure if the new strain would become a significant problem in the U.S., but lab specimens from patients have shown that the most commonly seen flu bug so far is the new strain of H3N2.
Zombie Health Symposium In Oakland Reveals Survival Tips For The Living And UndeadNow that the World Series is over, you can focus on more important matters -- like preparing for a zombie apocalypse.
CDC Cleared Texas Nurse Now Diagnosed With Ebola To Fly On Commercial FlightThe CDC knew that the Texas nurse now diagnosed with Ebola had a slight fever before clearing her to fly on a commercial flight.
Zuckerberg, Wife Announce $25 Million Donation To Fight Ebola On FacebookFacebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg says he and his wife Priscilla are donating $25 million to the Centers for Disease Control Foundation to fight the spread of the Ebola virus.
CDC Using Twitter To Spread Information On EbolaEbola experts at the Centers for Disease Control are using Twitter to inoculate the public against ignorance.
Santa Clara Health Officials Step Up Efforts To Deal With Ebola As Precautionary MeasureHealth officials in Santa Clara County are stepping up efforts to detect the Ebola virus and prevent it from spreading after the first Ebola patient was diagnosed in the U.S. last week.
CDC: Former KPIX 5 Reporter Quarantined For Deadly Ebola Virus Is “Risk Free”A former KPIX 5 reporter who was quarantined after possibly being exposed to the deadly Ebola virus, has been cleared according to the Centers for Disease Control.
Bay Area Cities Rank Among Unhappiest Major CitiesAccording to data collected we’re a very miserable people here in the Bay Area, Live 105 reports…