Holiday baking season is in full swing and many people will begin baking cookies for Santa, however the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say you may want to think twice before you start snacking in the kitchen.
Don’t eat raw cookie dough this holiday season, CDC warns
Asian longhorned ticks, known to spread diseases in other parts of the world, can reproduce up to 2,000 eggs without mating.
Nine states have reported finding the Asian longhorned tick, which is known to carry a variety of pathogens. The CDC said late last week it is investigating how the tick could impact the U.S.
CDC: Asian longhorned ticks spreading across US may spread diseases
A total of 286 possible cases of acute flaccid myelitis have been reported to the CDC this year.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed 116 cases of acute flaccid myelitis this year.
Acute flaccid myelitis causes muscles and reflexes to become weak and sometimes paralyzed.
The polio-like condition is rare but serious.
CDC confirms 116 cases of polio-like illness, acute flaccid myelitis
More children have been diagnosed with acute flaccid myelitis, the polio-like paralyzing illness, according to numbers released Monday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
More US children confirmed with paralyzing polio-like illness AFM
Federal health officials met a plane landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport after passengers reported feeling ill, according to sources.
Plane passengers sick: CDC meets plane at JFK after passengers report feeling ill – CNN
Honey Smacks are still being sold despite a total recall, the FDA reports.
Another 30 people have been reported ill in an outbreak of salmonella linked to Honey Smacks cereal, and some stores are still selling the recalled product, federal health officials said Tuesday.
No one should be buying or selling any form of Honey Smacks, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.
“Since the last update on July 12, 2018, 30 more illnesses have been reported, bringing the total to 130 cases from 36 states,” the CDC said in a statement.
It said 34 were sick enough to be hospitalized, although no one has died. Three more states have been added to the list of places where people have become ill: Delaware, Maine and Minnesota.
More sick in Honey Smacks salmonella outbreak, CDC says
More than 200 cases of salmonella infection across the U.S. have been linked to contact with backyard chickens, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in a report this week.
Salmonella outbreaks, largely affecting kids under 5, linked to backyard chickens, ducks, CDC says | Fox News
A recent Salmonella outbreak connected to raw turkey products has infected 90 people across 26 states, the
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday.
Forty people have been hospitalized, the CDC said.
90 people in 26 states infected with Salmonella: CDC – ABC News
The new CDC director, Dr. Robert Redfield, says his son almost died of an opioid overdose when he took cocaine contaminated with fentanyl.
CDC chief says fentanyl almost killed his son
A popular Kellogg’s cereal has been linked with a salmonella outbreak that has infected 100 people
CDC warning on Kellogg’s Honey Smacks: “Do not eat this cereal”