Tag: Public health

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HURLBURT FIELD, Fla. — An Air Force installation in Florida has closed its child care centers due to an outbreak of norovirus. ...
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HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. — A North Carolina county health department has counted a total of 34 cases of whooping cough in a recent outbreak. ...
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CHARLESTON, W.Va. — State health officials report fewer adults are smoking in West Virginia. ...
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MILWAUKEE — The Medical College of Wisconsin wants to expand access to vaccines by having drugstores offer immunizations. ...
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REEDY, W.Va. — State police suspect carbon monoxide poisoning from a defective furnace is responsible for two deaths in West Virginia. ...
Q&A: How is the US opioid crisis affecting children?

NEW YORK — Public attention to the historic wave of opioid addiction gripping the U.S. has focused mostly on its effect on adults and...
New CDC Director questioned about financial conflicts

NEW YORK — A U.S. Senator is criticizing the director of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for an apparent financial conflict of interest...
The Latest: Veterans Affairs mum on veterans’ court filing

HARTFORD, Conn. — The Latest on veterans seeking a class action lawsuit against the Department of Veterans Affairs over radiation exposure they say they...
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WRENTHAM, Mass. — Tom Robichaud knows the damage drugs do. In...
Class action lawsuit sought over 1966 Spain H-bombs accident

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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