Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
New guidelines state infant circumcision can reduce a man’s chance of getting infected with the HIV virus and other sexually transmitted diseases.
Study finds 55 percent of patients with dementia had gone without diagnoses or treatment until being personally interviewed for a survey.
Pets that have been in close contact with Ebola-infected people should be quarantined and — if they test positive — euthanized, according to new guidance issued Wednesday by a veterinarians’ group.
A Maine nurse who battled politicians over her quarantine after she returned from treating Ebola patients in West Africa said she will continue speaking out on behalf of public health workers.
Amber Vinson says she checked with officials before flying from Dallas to Cleveland and back.
Customs and health officials at airports in Washington, Chicago, Atlanta and Newark, New Jersey, are scheduled to start taking the temperatures of passengers from three West African countries as part of a stepped up Ebola screening program.
A World Health Organization official says there could be up to 10,000 new cases of Ebola per week within two months.
Smoking causes about 14 million major medical conditions to adults in the US every year, a new study finds.
The government will send a rapid response team to any hospital in the country that diagnoses another Ebola patient, to make sure the local health workers can provide care safely.
Hartsfield-Jackson will be joined by New York’s JFK, Newark, Washington Dulles and Chicago in adding an extra layer of screening for passengers arriving from West Africa.