Tag: Public health

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HARTFORD, Conn. — Veterans who say they responded to a 1966 accident involving U.S. hydrogen bombs in Spain and then became ill from radiation...
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DETROIT — Michigan health officials say the southeast part of the state is seeing a serious outbreak of hepatitis A cases. ...
Baby formula maker calls global recall over salmonella fears

PARIS — Baby milk maker Lactalis and French authorities have ordered a global recall of millions of products over fears of salmonella bacteria contamination. ...
Diphtheria deaths in Indonesia spark immunization campaign

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Indonesia is immunizing millions of children and teenagers against diphtheria after the disease killed 38 people, mostly children, since January. ...
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JACKSON, Wyo. — Wildlife biologists are seeing signs of an outbreak of pneumonia in a bighorn sheep herd in northwest Wyoming. ...
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CINCINNATI — Authorities say that three people have been injured and 10 people left homeless after a woman accidentally started a fire while trying...
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MIAMI — A mysterious epidemic continues to sweep South Florida's reefs, transforming corals into lifeless skeletons and threatening undersea structures that support tourism, provide...
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BURLINGTON, Vt. — State health officials say it could be a rough flu season and are urging Vermonters to get flu shots to protect...
Funding at risk for children’s health insurance, clinics

LANSING, Mich. — U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow and others are sounding the alarm over the expiration of federal funding that provides health insurance to...
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El PASO, Texas — Health officials say about 150 high school students in western Texas may have been exposed to tuberculosis. ...

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