Some students and employees at two Los Angeles universities have been quarantined due to possible contact with the measles virus, official said Thursday. The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
The United States is in the midst of the deadliest drug overdose crisis in the nation’s history. More than 70,000 people died from drug overdoses in 2017. Nearly 48,000 of those deaths involved some type
Ball pits are colorful, fun and ... crawling with germs, according to a study published late last month in the American Journal of Infection Control. To conduct the study, researchers with the University
FDA found harmful bacteria at 21 percent of ice cream plants tested after deadly 2015 listeria outbreak: re...
It’s often the ones we love who hurt us the most — in this case, the offender being ice cream. The FDA has released a new report detailing that harmful pathogens were found at 21 percent of ice cream facilities
Texas woman who suffered third-degree burns after falling on curling iron opens up about harrowing injury
WARNING: Article contains graphic photos. A mom in Texas says she isn’t about to let a tragic injury keep her from feeling beautiful inside and out. Brittney Sullivan, of Cleburne, was getting ready for
A meat producer in Georgia has recalled more than 56 tons of raw ground beef products — and another in Illinois is recalling more than 26 tons— over concerns of E. coli contamination amid an outbreak 10
Teens who vape may not realize how much nicotine they are consuming — if they are aware they're consuming it at all — when using e-cigarettes, a new study released this week claimed. The study, published
The potential benefits of eating elderberries when you have the flu — especially to fight off symptoms of the nasty virus — have long been documented. But a new study released this week claims to have
An insect known as “kissing bug” has bitten a girl in Delaware in the state’s first confirmed case, health officials said last week. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said in a statement on April that
The mother of a 6-year-old Indiana girl is warning about the dangers of candles after her daughter sustained horrific burns across 68 percent of her small body, when a candle engulfed a sofa in flames
Class-action lawsuits filed against Fisher-Price, Mattel following recall of 'Rock 'n Play Sleeper' linked ...
Two class-action lawsuits have reportedly been filed against Fisher-Price and Mattel following the recall of the Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play Sleeper, which has been linked to 32 infant deaths. Approximately
An E. coli outbreak linked to tainted ground beef has spread to 10 states, with 156 people testing positive for infection, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). “At this time, no common distributor,
A 20-year-old woman in Dallas, Tex., rushed to the hospital after waking one morning with a bumpy rash on her hands, arms, legs, scalp and torso. She was later informed the unusual skin lesions were caused
As a disturbing surge in measles cases has been reported nationwide, Professor of Medicine at New York University Dr. Marc Siegel warns that if you were vaccinated between a certain time frame, you might
A Los Angeles-based news anchor took to Facebook on Sunday to share “the scariest moment" of her life as a warning for parents whose kids received baskets full of candy on Easter. “Today in LA’s” Daniella
WARNING: GRAPHIC PHOTO BELOW A Florida woman who sliced through a nerve and severed an artery in her hand while trying to cut an avocado said she still has numbness in her ring finger nearly one year the
On the heels of Jenna Bush Hager’s pregnancy announcement, “Today” show meteorologist Dylan Dreyer revealed on Monday that she suffered a miscarriage after struggling to get pregnant with her second child.
WARNING: GRAPHIC PHOTO BELOW A 16-year-old patient who complained of pain and missed menstrual cycles had a 33-pound cyst removed from her abdomen last week. The patient, who was not identified in media
CHICAGO – Accidental suffocation is a leading cause of injury deaths in U.S. infants and common scenarios involve blankets, bed-sharing with parents and other unsafe sleep practices, an analysis of government
Who said potholes are bad? Paramedics near Omaha last Monday were racing to a hospital to save a 59-year-old man whose heart was racing at work, Omaha's WOWT reported. The man’s heart reached 200 beats
Skipping breakfast and eating dinner close to bedtime could be a deadly decision — especially for those who have already suffered a heart attack, a study released this week suggests. Those who skip breakfast