CDC Issues New Guidelines For Healthcare Workers
The CDC is releasing new guidelines involving healthcare workers who return from Ebola-affected countries in West Africa. CDC Director Tom Frieden said a more "active monitoring" program is being implemented in six states. As at-risk individuals are assessed daily, additional restr…
State Wants To End Smoking In Public Housing
The Patrick Administration is moving to stamp out smoking in public housing.
The Department of Housing and Community Development on Thursday issued guidelines to all 240 local housing authorities urging them to develop smoke-free housing policies within their state-aided public housing units...
New Guidelines Will Have Kids Eat More in School
My kids will be happy to hear this, in response to criticism that the new school lunch guidelines that went into effect in September weren't giving kids enough to eat, the Agriculture Department is changing the rules to allow more grains and meat.