An outbreak of salmonella infections that led to the recall of more than 5 million pounds of ground beef in December is over, the Centers for Disease Control announced Friday, but warns that many consumers could still have contaminated beef in their freezers.
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 6:44 pm
Temple University in Philadelphia has reported 74 cases of mumps in an outbreak that began last month, according to a notification sent to the university community on Thursday.
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 4:02 pm
Gun deaths of school-age children in the United States have increased at an alarming rate, with 38,942 fatalities among 5- to 18-year-olds from 1999 to 2017, according to a new study by Florida Atlantic University's Schmidt College of Medicine.
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 1:51 pm
As criticism mounts over its purported connection with America's opioid crisis, the Sackler family may be falling out of favor with the art world.
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 1:20 pm
Tyson Foods is recalling chicken strips that may contain metal, federal food safety officials said Thursday.
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 6:24 am
Twenty-seven-year-old Midsi Sanchez has spent the last decade advocating for missing and exploited children.
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 6:01 am
Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin recently said he chose to expose all nine of his children to the chickenpox instead of giving them the vaccine.
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 5:47 am
The fear of being a helicopter parent began years before I had my first son. Back then, I was fairly certain I could avoid overparenting, and would give my children a healthy amount of freedom.
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 5:31 am
The number of people you have sex with is an individual choice. But certain lifestyle factors play a role in how many sex partners you have, explains a recent study by British researchers.
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 5:22 am
When Tammy Lewis was born, she was 3½ months early and weighed in at only 1 pound 4 ounces. Her family faced the harsh reality their newborn's survival rate was 5-10%.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 10:26 pm
Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant is the latest governor to sign into law a bill that would ban abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 8:17 pm
States with bans on texting while driving saw an average 4% reduction in emergency department visits after motor vehicle crashes, an equivalent of 1,632 traffic-related emergency department visits per year, according to a new analysis.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 4:03 pm
The top Finnish envoy to the United Nations joined a chorus of people slamming Nikki Haley for saying the European nation's health care system is lacking compared to that of the United States.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 3:06 pm
Deaths from the synthetic opioid fentanyl skyrocketed more than 1,000% from 2011 to 2016, according to a report released Thursday.
Posted on: 21 March 2019 | 12:57 pm