Ebola: Is It Time to Panic?
CDC: US Teen Birth Rate Hit Historic Low In 2013Continuing trend reflects changing behavior of teens.
Study: HIV Diagnoses Drop In US, But Increase In Young Gay MenNumber of HIV diagnoses among younger gay men increased from 2002 to 2011.
Anthrax Scare Reveals More CDC Lab Safety ProblemsCiting an anthrax scare and a recurring problem with safety, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday shut down two research labs and stopped shipping highly dangerous germs to other labs.
CDC Report: Student Use Of E-Cigarettes Doubled In One YearA new report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta states that use of e-cigarettes by American high school and middle school students doubled between 2011 and 2012.
Report: Teen HPV Vaccination Rate Still Lagging Disappointed health officials say only about half of teenage girls have gotten a controversial vaccine against cervical cancer — a rate that's changed little in three years.
CDC: Female Drug Overdose Deaths Increased 400 Percent In DecadeU.S. health officials say middle-aged women are the fastest-growing group of people dying from drug overdoses.
CDC: US Adult Smoking Rate Falls To 18 PercentLast year, about 18 percent of adults participating in a national health survey described themselves as current smokers.
GA Schools Pledge To Serve More Locally Grown Food
Study: Sex Among Exes Common In Young AdultsRepeating sexual intercourse after a break-up process is common among young adults – and also poses health risks.
Study: Majority Of US Homes Don't Have, Don't Use Landline PhonesThe rise of the mobile phone has pushed the amount of U.S. homes that have or use a landline down to World War II-era levels.
US Abortions Decreased By Record Levels During RecessionU.S. abortions fell 5 percent during the recession and its aftermath in the biggest one-year decrease in at least a decade, perhaps because women are more careful to use birth control when times are tough, researchers say.