St. Louis and St. Clair Noted as Potential Zika Hot SpotsA local OB GYN has some words of warning for pregnant women as we near the start of mosquito season.
CDC Offers Tips For Spring TravelIf a spring vacation is in your plans, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has released a list of concerns.
Mumps Case Reported at Lincoln County SchoolThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports there've been nearly 3,000 cases nationwide this year — more than three times the number in all of last year.
One-Fourth of U.S. Cancer Deaths Linked with 1 Thing: SmokingThe rate is highest among men in southern states where smoking is more common and tobacco control policies are less strict.
Good Earth Eggs Recalled Due to Salmonella ContaminationGood Earth Egg Company initiated a voluntary recall of their shell eggs because of Salmonella contamination.
Is Your Kitten Killing You?The CDC says there's been a significant increase in reported cases of a bacterial infection commonly known as cat-scratch fever.
Sorry Kids! Say Bye to Nasal Flu SprayHealth officials are urging youngsters to roll up their sleeves for a shot.
Study Finds New Missouri Moms Breastfeed More Than IllinoisNew Missouri moms are doing a bit better job of breastfeeding their newborn babies than Illinois moms.
Blunt Resists Special Session for ZikaBlunt wanted to re-program Ebola money to fight Zika.
CDC Panel Recommends Doctors Stop Giving Nasal Spray VaccineThe future of the popular flu mist vaccine is up in the air.
US Kids Get 2 Million Concussions a Year From Sports, PlayThe researchers estimated that half a million or more kids received no treatment.
Injectors to Fight Allergic Reactions Under Gov. Rauner's ReviewThe measure is named after Annie LeGere, a 13-year-old Elmhurst girl who died after having a severe allergic reaction at a sleepover, The Chicago Tribune reports.