The U.S. will lose its measles elimination status if the outbreaks continue, the CDC warns.
The U.S. may lose its elimination status if current trends continue, the CDC said.
The number of confirmed cases in the U.S. jumped by 75 within a single week.
A damning new CDC report shows most maternal deaths are fully preventable.
Pennsylvania is the latest state to report a case to the CDC, bringing the number of states to 23.
Curacao health officials were tasked with assessing more than 300 people on the Freewinds, where there was a confirmed measles case.
"The suffering we are seeing today is completely avoidable."
As of last week, 555 cases had been reported in 20 states, up from 15 states earlier this month.
Acute flaccid myelitis, or AFM, is a rare, mysterious and sometimes deadly illness that's striking more and more children.
In just the first three months of 2019, the U.S. has already logged a disturbing surge in the illness, which was proclaimed eliminated in 2000.
The 6-year-old was taken to a hospital in 2017 exhibiting muscle spasms and difficulty breathing.
In 2017, 900 newborns with syphilis were reported in 37 states — the most in 20 years.
Oh deer! There’s a chronic wasting disease that is turning deer, moose and elk into “zombie-like” creatures.
Health officials say there’s no evidence the disease was transmitted outside the facility.
The Democratic Republic of Congo government cut the internet. People attacked medical facilities. NGOs relocated their staff.
Over 10,000 people in the U.S. have contracted the preventable disease this year.
With nearly 40,000 people killed with firearms last year, America has reached a grim new milestone.
"The message we want people to hear is that if you use the neti pot, you should not use tap water directly," a CDC expert said.
It's the longest-running decline in U.S. history since World War I, when a flu pandemic killed almost 700,000 people nationwide.
Acute flaccid myelitis generally affects children more than adults, and its cause is unknown.