CDC: New Vaccine Guidelines for Adults
CDC has new guidelines for flu, hepatitis and meningitis vaccines for adults.
Mumps Outbreaks Hit the US
CDC officials report almost half the cases of mumps reported so far in 2017 have occurred in Arkansas, while 90 cases of mumps have been reported in one city in Washington state alone.
Charlie Sheen on Life After Revealing HIV Diagnosis
The Golden Globe-winning actor said he feels like he is "carrying the torch" for others battling HIV.
16-Year-Old Becomes Fourth Known Person to Survive Brain Amoeba in 50 Years
Sebastian DeLeon was taken to Florida Children's Hospital in Orlando, Florida, with a severe headache on Aug. 7.
Toddler Who Lost Her Limbs Gets a Doll That Looks Just Like Her
Harmonie-Rose Ivy Allen who lost her limbs from meningitis B, got a doll with a matching body.
Billboard Warns About 'Brain-Eating' Amoeba After Family Loses Son
The Gompf family posted a billboard in Tampa in honor of their son, Phillip Gompf, who died from meningitis caused by Naegleria fowleri in 2009.
Teen Dies After Contracting Brain-Eating Amoeba
A young woman died this week in Ohio after being infected by Naegleria fowleri, commonly called a brian-eating amoeba.
CDC Warns of Outbreak of Elizabethkingia Infection
Wisconsin officials are investigating the rare blood infection that has killed at least 18 people and sickened dozens of others.
College Admission Standards Changing to Emphasize Community Service
As high school students wait to find out if they got accepted, dozens of schools announcing wide sweeping reforms.
California Newborns May Have Been Exposed to Tuberculosis
A nurse working for the hospital may have exposed newborns, their mothers and other workers to the potentially deadly disease.