Monday, October 15, 2018

Atlanta, GA--CDC today released new data on self-reported adult obesity prevalence for all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Guam, and Puerto Rico. The...

Atlanta, GA--Despite being largely preventable, heart attacks, strokes, heart failure and other related conditions caused 2.2 million hospitalizations in 2016, resulting in $32.7 billion...

Washington, DC--Nearly 2.3 million cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis were diagnosed in the United States in 2017, according to preliminary data released today...

Sacramento, CA - The annual number of new Valley Fever cases reached historical high in California in 2017, according to the California Department of Public Health...

Atlanta, GA--One in 4 U.S. adults – 61 million Americans – have a disability that impacts major life activities, according to a report in...

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) announces an increase in marijuana usage among adults in a new...

Atlanta, GA--CDC has developed the nation’s first Vision and Eye Health Surveillance System (VEHSS). Launched in collaboration with the National Opinion Research Center (NORC),...

LOS ANGELES—Today, the Los Angeles County Homeless Initiative and Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority launched the Los Angeles Homeless Outreach Portal, dubbed LA-HOP, the...

SACRAMENTO, July 17, 2018 – The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) announced today Pertussis, better known as whooping cough, claimed the life of a...

(FDA, June 15, 2018) The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced today a public meeting to discuss foods produced using animal cell culture technology. The...