Centers for Disease Control
“We have seen an increase in the last several years in frequency of young women, specifically,” abuse counselor Dan Duncan said.
The CDC is calling it the Heartland Virus and it hit two farmers just north of St. Joseph in 2009.
The CDC says more than 1,100 human infections have been reported in 40 states
The CDC is now calling for a one-time voluntary blood test for all baby boomers, anyone born between 1945 and 1965.
Missouri made it into the top 12 obese states with 30-point-3 percent of the population unable to turn down that second corn dog.
Republican politicians continue to work against HPV vaccination despite its ability to prevent thousands of cases of cervical cancer and resulting deaths.
A new report from the Centers for Disease Control shows how much or rather how little money Missouri and Illinois spend on their tobacco control programs.
A local liver disease specialist applauds the Centers For Disease Control recommendation that all baby boomers should get a blood test to see if they have Hepatitis C.
The rate for teenage moms reached its lowest point since record-keeping began in 1940.
A record number of people are dialed into the state’s anti-smoking quit line during March.