Deadly Flu Season Claiming 100 Lives Per Week, CDC WarnsThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently estimated that 759 people died of flu-related illnesses between Oct. 7 and Dec. 23.
New Flu Numbers to Come Out TodayNew local influenza numbers are due out later today.
CDC Briefing to Focus on Nuclear Event PreparednessThe Centers for Disease Control wants Americans to be prepared in case of a nuclear event
CDC Expands Petland Puppies InvestigationThe CDC expands its investigation of a multi-state outbreak of infections linked to puppies sold at a national pet store.
CDC: 40 Percent Of U.S. Cancer Cases Linked To Being OverweightAccording to the CDC, at least 13 different types of cancer have been linked to being overweight or obese.
Missouri Puppies Linked to Multi-State Campylobacter OutbreakA majority of those affected recently purchased a puppy from Petland, visited the store, or visited someone with a puppy sold through Petland.
CDC Testing for Rare Tick-Borne Illness at Missouri State ParkOne confirmed case of Bourbon Virus in Missouri.
Mobile App Measures Risk of Heat-Related IllnessJust how hot is too hot when it comes to working outdoors?
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.