Wednesday, 20 February 2019 "Zombie deer disease," or chronic wasting disease, is making headlines across the Midwest. The deadly disease, which creates holes in the animals' brains, has spread to nearly two dozen other states, as well as Canada, Norway, Finland and South Korea. CBS affiliate KCCI-TV's Max Diekneite reports.
Each year, some 300,000 people in the U.S. contract Lyme disease, and according to the CDC, that number is on the rise. Early detection and treatment can help resolve symptoms and prevent progression,..
Reuters reports Merck & Co said Wednesday it has increased production of the measles vaccine to meet an increased demand in the United States. Merck is the sole U.S. supplier of measles vaccines. Merck..
According to Reuters, federal health officials said on Monday that the United States recorded 78 new measles cases last week for a total of 704 cases so far this year, the greatest number in a quarter..
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The United States has confirmed 695 measles cases so far this year, the highest level since the country declared it had eliminated the virus in 2000, the U.S. Centers for Disease..