If you fish or swim in saltwater, beware that these ugly little creatures are flesh eating bacteria and they are present in saltwater. According to the Center for Disease Control, Louisiana is considered a danger zone.
It's called H7N9. It's the latest version of the bird flu and it has already killed 31 people. Is it a danger to us here in the US? How is it spread? What are the symptoms? What's being done to contain it?
Most of us have been taught to cover our mouths when we cough or sneeze, but for the last five years, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has been trying to persuade kids to cover their convulsive expulsions with their elbows, instead of using their hands.
Some women have to undergo fertility treatments to get pregnant, but according to a new study by the CDC, about a third of the babies born in the past 30 years weren’t planned — and it should come as no surprise that more than half of those pregnancies are tied to a lack of con…