The CDC says family members who had been with visiting one of the workers returned to America long before the infection.
Bob Kaiser, chief of tropical diseases at the CDC, was stumped by the descriptions of the fever.
The CDC estimates that some 128,000 Americans are hospitalized and 3,000 die each year after eating contaminated food products.
For every "potential Ebola victim" that arises in the U.S., the CDC is forced to mobilize to the location.
“Births to those aged 15-19” are at their “lowest in 65 years,” the CDC reports.
According to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released Tuesday, so does the urgency.
I debated one of these types from the Second Amendment Foundation on NPR recently regarding the CDC.
The numbers flash on the screen: $585 million in cuts since 2010 for the CDC alone.
According to the CDC, the rate of childhood obesity has more than tripled in the past 30 years.
Therefore, the CDC now recommends broad testing of everyone born between 1945 and 1965.
abbreviation of Centers for Disease Control, renamed 1970 from earlier U.S. federal health lab, originally Communicable Diseases Center (1946). Since 1992, full name is Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, but the usual initialism remains CDC.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
A government agency headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, which is responsible for the control and suppression of infectious diseases. It offers a national information database on infectious disease and national support to the health care community by providing research and control measures in response to imminent health threats, such as epidemics.