State health officials warn the flu is still a top concern this season
The flu is still a top concern in the state. The virus sent many people to the hospital last year, and there's a high number of cases this season.
Health officials warn: Get flu shot now for what could be bad season
This year's flu season could be severe, according to health experts. Now is the time most people should get a flu shot.
If you ate at this St. Pete Beach restaurant, health officials warn you should be vaccinated for...
Pinellas County health department officials are warning customers who’ve recently eaten at a St Pete Beach bar and grill who have not been vaccinated for Hepatitis A to do so after an employee there has tested positive.
Health officials warn of flesh-eating bacteria in Gulf waters; how to avoid it, stay safe
Health officials in Florida are warning people heading to Gulf waters to be careful of a form of flesh-eating bacteria that can be deadly.
A top U.S. health official warns the Zika virus could spread across the Gulf Coast
Historic flooding in Louisiana has increased chances that the virus could spread there.
Health officials provide cold-weather safety tips
With early-morning wind chills Thursday expected to dip dangerously low, health officials are urging everyone to plan ahead for safety.
Officials warn of health concerns as temperatures surge into triple digits
One thing is for sure: it’s hot. Health officials with the Kentucky Department for Public Health are urging the public to avoid injury and illness during periods of extreme summertime heat. Officials say to drink plenty of fluids, even when you think you’re not working you’re body too hard. Officials say people older than 65 …
Top health officials to simulate disease outbreak response
Top health officials from the 20 leading and emerging economies are planning to simulate their response to a possible global disease outbreak.
Iowa public health officials tackle vaping health concerns
Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds says she will not sign an executive order that would ban the sale of flavored vaping products but that several state agencies are developing plans to deal with the health risks tied to using electronic cigarettes.
Why Health Officials Are Concerned About Energy Drinks
A second look at advice from some health officials
Examining what is sometimes passed on as the best of diet choices
Ebola is in the US. Here's how health officials will contain it.
What experts will do to stop Ebola within our borders.
Marijuana isn't harmless, top health official says
As more states legalize pot, head of National Institute on Drug Abuse warns addiction and brain changes in young users are real concerns
JUUL Use Concerns Health Officials
Do you think the item on your child’s desk is a just a flash drive? Officials are urging parents to look again. It could actually be a JUUL device, a type of electronic cigarette that
Health officials give advice on preventing spread of flu
This year’s flu season has already been deemed an epidemic, and local health officials are stressing the importance for the Ames community to stay
Planned Parenthood: Fire Top MO Health Official and Apologize to Abortion Patients
June 24, 2019 – Planned Parenthood calls on Gov. Parson to fire Missouri’s top health official and apologize to abortion patients in the state. In an unprecedented move by Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) Director Randall Williams caved to massive public outcry and the medical community’s protest against forced pelvic exams on abortion patients. Williams admitted this mandate was not medically necessary. This…
Health officials list concerns over EPA plan to delist Superfund site
Local health officials have submitted a letter outlining concerns over the Environmental Protection Agency’s potential delisting of a Bozeman Superfund site, urging for more soil and groundwater testing.
A top Fed official warns on the risks associated with bitcoin and other digital currencies
"A digital currency issued by a central bank would be a global target for cyber attacks, cyber counterfeiting, and cyber theft."
Top U.S. health official highlights need for insurer competition
The Obama administration’s top health official highlighted the importance of competition to insurance markets, as the Justice Department is poised to decide on two massive deals among four of the health-plan industry’s biggest players.
What Health Officials Worry About This Flu Season
Take a look at the map below, things aren’t looking pretty in the mid to eastern part of the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a massive increase in the level of influenza-like symptoms has occurred in the last few weeks, sending out alerts of a flu epidemic across social. …