Thanksgiving Vs. COVID-19: Holiday Safety TipsThe CDC recommends you avoid traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday, stay home with the people you live with or do virtual gatherings.
1 Dead In Florida: Multi-State Listeria Outbreak Linked To Deli MeatsA death in Florida has been linked to a recent Listeria outbreak that officials claim has sickened 10 people across three states, and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention believes deli meats are the cause.
Pasco Resumes Free Rapid HIV And Hepatitis C Testing For ResidentsPasco County is offering free rapid HIV and hepatitis C testing on Wednesdays and Thursdays beginning immediately by appointment only.
California Doctor Takes Interest In Helping Florida Fight COVIDA doctor in California has taken a strong interest in COVID-19 testing in Florida, among other states. He and his team are developing an at-home antibody rapid test and believes testing should increase, regardless of what politicians say.
COVID-19: Atlanta Agencies Explore Possible Eviction SolutionsThe future is still uncertain for many renters, even after President Donald Trump authorized the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to put a moratorium on evictions for the next several months. Local agencies are looking for long term solutions.
CDC Investigation Update: Multistate Salmonella Outbreak Linked To OnionsCDC investigation update: multistate salmonella outbreak linked to onions.
Coronavirus Surge Renews Overloaded Healthcare System FearsThe worsening coronavirus pandemic hit a series of gloomy peaks across the United States on Tuesday, including over 3,400 new cases in Georgia, renewing fears that more hospitals could be overloaded with COVID-19 patients.
CDC Director: Younger Americans Also Need To Wear MasksA top US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention official made another plea Tuesday for Americans -- especially younger ones -- to wear masks to curb the spread of the coronavirus as case numbers surge across much of the country.
Georgia Stays Course In Reopening After Coronavirus SurgeHoping to slow staggering surges in new case numbers, some states are pausing or rolling back reopening plans. Georgia is not one of them.
USDA And FDA: No Evidence COVID-19 Is Contracted From Food, Packaging“There is no evidence that people can contract COVID-19 from food or from food packaging. The U.S. food safety system, overseen by our agencies, is the global leader in ensuring the safety of our food products, including product for export.”
CDC: Millions May Have Had Coronavirus Without Knowing ItWith infection numbers rising in more than 30 states, including Georgia, the US set a daily record for new coronavirus cases. And federal health officials warned that the number of people who've been infected is vastly undercounted.
First Wave Not Over: Georgia New Coronavirus Cases RisingWith half of the states reporting a rise in new cases, including Georgia, one expert warns of 'danger signs' in some parts of the United States.
Coronavirus Data ‘Kind Of Screwed Up’, Provides Misleading PictureAt least four states combined data from two different test results, potentially providing a misleading picture of when and where coronavirus spread as the nation eases restrictions.
Woman Contracts UK's First Reported Case Of Rare Flesh-Eating STDA woman in the United Kingdom has reportedly been diagnosed with a rare, flesh-eating sexually transmitted disease.
CDC: Opioid Addiction Among Pregnant Women SkyrocketsA new report from the CDC has revealed a troubling surge in opioid use among pregnant women.