Live poultry hospitalizes 34 people this year in another Salmonella outbreak

Live poultry has made its 10th appearance in headlines since 2011 after the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced a Salmonella outbreak...

Death of Bay Area black woman sparks outrage across country

Oakland resident Nia Wilson was fatally stabbed last week in an attack at a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) station in Oakland, Calif. Wilson, 18,...

Singer Demi Lovato in stable condition after heroin overdose

Singer Demi Lovato was hospitalized after an apparent heroin overdose and is currently being treated at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. A representative for...

American Academy of Pediatrics warns about effect of plastic, chemicals on...

An organization with over 60,000 pediatricians advises parents and children avoid a common chemical used in food processing and asks the government to update...

Transgender woman discriminated at Phoenix CVS for hormone script

A pharmacist refused to fill a hormone prescription for a transgender woman at a CVS in the suburbs of Phoenix. Hilde Hall was excited to...

Venezuelan crabmeat linked to bacterial outbreak in US

Fresh crab meat commonly sold in restaurants and grocery stores across the country have been linked to a bacterial outbreak. The U.S Food and Drug...

Intestinal parasite linked to McDonald’s salads

More than 100 people have been infected with a parasitic outbreak from consuming McDonald’s salads. Both the Iowa and Illinois health departments are currently investigating...

More than 200 sickened from Del Monte parasite outbreak

A multistate outbreak of Cyclospora illness has prompted the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to investigate recalled Del Monte vegetable trays. What's the Problem? An intestinal...

Teen sex decreases, mental health concerns and drug abuse goes up

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued the 2017 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance (YRBS) report which outlined current trends among the nations...