Centers for Disease Control
A 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.
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.
U.S. health officials say middle-aged women are the fastest-growing group of people dying from drug overdoses.
Last year, about 18 percent of adults participating in a national health survey described themselves as current smokers.
ATLANTA (AP) — The Georgia Department of Agriculture and state education officials have honored 25 school districts for serving more locally grown food to their students through Farm to School programs. Officials say 3 million […]
Repeating sexual intercourse after a break-up process is common among young adults – and also poses health risks.
The 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.
U.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.
Republican politicians continue to work against HPV vaccination despite its ability to prevent thousands of cases of cervical cancer and resulting deaths.
ATLANTA (WAOK/AJC) A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention official was arrested Sunday and charged with two counts of child molestation and bestiality for sexual acts involving a 6-year-old boy. According to a DeKalb County […]