Centers for Disease Control

President Obama Outlines Ebola Strategy
President Obama is pushing an aggressive effort to combat the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
Speaking at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, the President said the chances of an Ebola outbreak in the U.S. are extremely low. He argued that the U...
Indiana Man With MERS Improving
The Indiana man who became the first in the country to be sickened by MERS is improving. He was diagnosed last week after returning to the United States from Saudi Arabia, where he was a health care worker. No other cases have been reported.
Groups Demand Mass. Spend More On Anti-Smoking Programs
Massachusetts is getting poor marks on how much it spends on preventing children from taking up smoking and helping adult smokers quit.
A coalition of groups, including the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, says the state ranks 36th in the nation in funding anti-smoking programs.