Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Washington, DC--The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced today the approval of Jynneos Smallpox and Monkeypox Vaccine, Live, Non-Replicating, for the prevention of smallpox...

Washington, DC--The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Rybelsus (semaglutide) oral tablets to improve control of blood sugar in adult patients with type...

Atlanta, GA--In 2018, nine states reported an adult obesity prevalence at or above 35 percent: Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Dakota,...

Atlanta, GA--CDC today announced the updated number of confirmed and probable cases of lung disease associated with e-cigarette product use, or vaping. The new...

Atlanta, GA--Black, American Indian, and Alaska Native (AI/AN) women are two to three times more likely to die from pregnancy-related causes than white women...

Los Angeles--The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) announced that more than 30% of LA County high school students have reported...

To have a great school year, kids need to stay healthy. Healthy students are better learners. CDC has tips and resources for parents and...

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) is investigating a non-resident measles case that traveled through Union Station...

Los Angeles--The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) has identified the first two cases of human West Nile virus infection in...

Los Angeles--The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) is investigating an additional confirmed case of measles in a Los Angeles County...