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Canada hospital says it has confirmed case of deadly virus

Canada hospital says it has confirmed case of deadly virus

TORONTO (AP) — A Toronto hospital said Saturday it has a confirmed case of the deadly virus from China, Canada’s first. Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre... Read full article: Canada hospital says it has confirmed ca...→

Coronavirus reaches Europe with two cases confirmed in France

Coronavirus reaches Europe with two cases confirmed in France

Two cases of the coronavirus were confirmed in France on Friday — the first cases in Europe. Both patients had traveled to China, the epicenter of the deadly outbreak that’s cropped up in a h… Read full article: Coronavirus reaches Europe with two case...→

MN Health Officials Outline Preparations For Coronavirus As 2nd US Case Confirmed In Chicago

MN Health Officials Outline Preparations For Coronavirus As 2nd US Case Confirmed In Chicago

Minnesota health officials have detailed how the state has been prepping for the 2019 novel coronavirus Friday. It comes just as a second U.S. case has been confirmed in Chicago. Read full article: MN Health Officials Outline Preparations...→

Minn. Department Of Health Reports 113 Flu-Related School Outbreaks

Minn. Department Of Health Reports 113 Flu-Related School Outbreaks

Flu-related school outbreaks have tripled since the week of Jan. 5, the Minnesota Department of Health reports. Read full article: Minn. Department Of Health Reports 113 F...→

SF Supe Declares Public Health Emergency As Fatal Drug Overdoses Spike

SF Supe Declares Public Health Emergency As Fatal Drug Overdoses Spike

The day after San Francisco police reported a significant decrease in violent crime, alarming new numbers arose Wednesday about fatal drug overdoses in the city.  Read full article: SF Supe Declares Public Health Emergency...→

Colorado voters support creating a public health insurance option, limiting drug costs, poll finds

Colorado voters support creating a public health insurance option, limiting drug costs, poll finds

More than half of Colorado voters are in favor of the state creating a public insurance health option and nearly three-quarters support setting limits on prescription drug costs, according to a new… Read full article: Colorado voters support creating a publi...→

First U.S. case of deadly mystery virus confirmed

First U.S. case of deadly mystery virus confirmed

A man in Washington State has been diagnosed with the first known case in the U.S. of a deadly new coronavirus, the CDC announced today. Read full article: First U.S. case of deadly mystery virus ...→

Human-to-Human Spread of Deadly China Virus Confirmed

Human-to-Human Spread of Deadly China Virus Confirmed

The head of a Chinese government expert team said Monday that human-to-human transmission has been confirmed in an outbreak of a new coronavirus, a development that raises the possibility that it could spread more quickly and widely. Team leader Zhong Nanshan, a respiratory... Read full article: Human-to-Human Spread of Deadly China Vi...→

New cases of deadly coronavirus detected in China ahead of busy new year period

New cases of deadly coronavirus detected in China ahead of busy new year period

The total number of patients infected by the virus in China, all of them in Wuhan, has now climbed to 62. Read full article: New cases of deadly coronavirus detected...→

Yosemite National Park sees 170 people fall ill with gastrointestinal issues 'consistent with norovirus,' 2 cases confirmed

Yosemite National Park sees 170 people fall ill with gastrointestinal issues 'consistent with norovirus,' 2 cases confirmed

Two confirmed cases of norovirus were reported Thursday by officials at Yosemite National  Park as at least 170 people have now fallen ill with gastrointestinal issues since visiting the park this month.  Read full article: Yosemite National Park sees 170 people f...→

2 cases of norovirus confirmed at Yosemite National Park, officials say

2 cases of norovirus confirmed at Yosemite National Park, officials say

"Most of the cases occurred on and around the first week of January 2020 ..." park officials said. Read full article: 2 cases of norovirus confirmed at Yosemi...→

Murder indictments handed down in deadly Houston drug raid

Murder indictments handed down in deadly Houston drug raid

Prosecutors say a grand jury has indicted two former Houston police officers for their roles in a deadly January 2019 drug raid that left a couple dead Read full article: Murder indictments handed down in deadly...→

Canada hospital says it has confirmed case of deadly virus | WTOP

TORONTO (AP) — A Toronto hospital said Saturday it has a confirmed case of the deadly virus from China, Canada’s first. Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre said it is “caring for a patient who has a… Read full article: Canada hospital says it has confirmed ca...→

San Francisco's Department of Public Health actively preparing to respond to coronavirus

San Francisco's Department of Public Health actively preparing to respond to coronavirus

San Francisco's Dept. of Public Health announced that it's actively preparing to respond to cases of the coronavirus, but at this point, there are "0" cases confirmed in the city. Read full article: San Francisco's Department of Public Hea...→

Two coronavirus cases confirmed in France, first in Europe - Breitbart

Paris (AFP) – Two cases of the coronavirus have been “confirmed” in France, the first in Europe, French Health Minister Agnes Buzyn said Read full article: Two coronavirus cases confirmed in Franc...→

Multiple cases of deadly Coronavirus now suspected in the US

Multiple cases of deadly Coronavirus now suspected in the US

As concerns over the coronavirus grow, health officials in the U.S. are ramping up their screenings for the virus that has killed more than two dozen people and sickened hundreds. Read full article: Multiple cases of deadly Coronavirus now...→

State Department refuses to extradite American charged in deadly UK crash

State Department refuses to extradite American charged in deadly UK crash

The U.S. has turned down the extradition request for U.S. citizen Anne Sacoolas who was charged in the U.K. with causing the death of 19-year-old Harry Dunn by dangerous driving. Read full article: State Department refuses to extradite Am...→

New travel alerts amid deadly coronavirus fears and suspected U.S. cases

New travel alerts amid deadly coronavirus fears and suspected U.S. cases

Two suspected cases of the virus are being investigated in Los Angeles and College Station, Texas. The CDC has issued a level three travel warning advising against non-essential trips to Wuhan, China. Read full article: New travel alerts amid deadly coronaviru...→

China Coronavirus Death Toll Rises to 9, Confirmed Cases Surpass 400

China Coronavirus Death Toll Rises to 9, Confirmed Cases Surpass 400

Chinese health authorities urged people in the city of Wuhan to avoid crowds and public gatherings after warning on Wednesday that a new viral illness infecting hundreds of people in the country and causing at least nine deaths could spread further. Read full article: China Coronavirus Death Toll Rises to 9,...→

China says number of confirmed virus cases jumps to nearly 300 - Breitbart

Beijing (AFP) – The number of people in China infected by a new SARS-like virus jumped to 291 on Tuesday, according to authorities. There have been Read full article: China says number of confirmed virus cas...→

Number of coronavirus cases increases to 200, health officials confirm

Number of coronavirus cases increases to 200, health officials confirm

With most of the victims in China, new cases have been reported in other Asian countries just as officials step up health screenings at major U.S. airports. Read full article: Number of coronavirus cases increases to...→

After deadly virus outbreak in China, CDC announces 'enhanced health screenings' at 3 major US airports

After deadly virus outbreak in China, CDC announces 'enhanced health screenings' at 3 major US airports

Screenings for passengers arriving from Wuhan, China, will begin at airports in San Francisco, New York and Los Angeles. Read full article: After deadly virus outbreak in China, CD...→

County Health Reports 2 TB Cases; Advises Testing for Those Exposed - Times of San Diego

The county Health and Human Services Agency Friday reported two unrelated tuberculosis cases, and that people may have been exposed to the bacteria at Southwestern and San Diego City colleges, and on a Metropolitan Transit System bus route. Read full article: County Health Reports 2 TB Cases; Advise...→

Health Department: 3 South Jersey Counties Have Highest Number Of Hepatitis A Outbreak Cases In State

Health Department: 3 South Jersey Counties Have Highest Number Of Hepatitis A Outbreak Cases In State

The New Jersey Health Department is reporting that Camden, Mercer and Gloucester Counties have the highest number of cases in the state.  Read full article: Health Department: 3 South Jersey Counti...→

Health alert: Weight-loss drug Belviq may increase cancer risk, FDA says

Health alert: Weight-loss drug Belviq may increase cancer risk, FDA says

On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that a weigh-loss drug may increase your risk of cancer. Read full article: Health alert: Weight-loss drug Belviq ma...→

State health department confirms 3rd vaping-related death in Michigan

State health department confirms 3rd vaping-related death in Michigan

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has confirmed the third death related to the outbreak of vaping-related lung injuries in the state. Read full article: State health department confirms 3rd vap...→

Public health emergency declared in Puerto Rico after deadly earthquake and aftershocks

Public health emergency declared in Puerto Rico after deadly earthquake and aftershocks

(CNN) — Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar has declared a public health emergency in Puerto Rico in response to the earthquakes. “We are concerned... Read full article: Public health emergency declared in Puer...→

De Blasio to Meet With Health Officials as Concerns Around Deadly Virus Grow

De Blasio to Meet With Health Officials as Concerns Around Deadly Virus Grow

The mayor of New York City, health officials and emergency officials will hold a meeting to craft a plan to deal with a new virus — that has already killed 26 people and sickened hundreds in China — if it were to arrive in the city. Department of Health, NYC Emergency Management, FDNY, and NYPD leadership will join Mayor de… Read full article: De Blasio to Meet With Health Officials ...→

NJ Health Department investigating possible coronavirus case

NJ Health Department investigating possible coronavirus case

The New Jersey Department of Health is investigating a possible coronavirus case, officials said Thursday. Read full article: NJ Health Department investigating possi...→

Free Vaccinations Offered In Nickerson Gardens, LA County's Hottest Spot For Confirmed Flu Cases

Free Vaccinations Offered In Nickerson Gardens, LA County's Hottest Spot For Confirmed Flu Cases

Nickerson Gardens, GW Carver Park, Imperial Courts, Jordan Downs, Southeast Willowbrook, El Segundo/Santa Fe Avenue and Watts Tower have the highest levels of early flu activity that led to emergency room visits, according to Cedars-Sinai. Read full article: Free Vaccinations Offered In Nickerson G...→

Coronavirus outbreak kills 17 in China; US has 1 confirmed case, health officials say

Coronavirus outbreak kills 17 in China; US has 1 confirmed case, health officials say

The city of Wuhan is shutting down outbound flights and trains as the country battles the spread of a new virus that has sickened hundreds and killed 17. Read full article: Coronavirus outbreak kills 17 in China; ...→

Four cases wrap up in federal effort to curb Tenderloin drug sales

The four cases were part of a federal effort to prosecutor crimes in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood. Read full article: Four cases wrap up in federal effort to ...→

Cases of deadly coronavirus spike as officials confirm human-to-human spread

Cases of deadly coronavirus spike as officials confirm human-to-human spread

Fears of an outbreak come ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday during which hundreds of millions of people are expected to travel. Read full article: Cases of deadly coronavirus spike as off...→

China Reports Jump in Deadly Virus Cases, Adding to Fears of Outbreak

BEIJING — The authorities in China reported a third death from a mysterious virus and more than 130 new cases over the weekend, including ones found in Beijing and southern China for the first time. The jump in cases raised... Read full article: China Reports Jump in Deadly Virus Cases...→

Health Officials To Begin SFO Passenger Screening For Deadly Novel Coronavirus

Health Officials To Begin SFO Passenger Screening For Deadly Novel Coronavirus

Federal health officials will begin screening ill passengers on flights coming into San Francisco International Airport from China for any signs of a deadly new virus that has already claimed two lives in Wuhan and spread to Thailand and Japan. Read full article: Health Officials To Begin SFO Passenger ...→

Washington now has 23 cases of vaping-related lung illness, health officials say

Eight of the cases have been confirmed in King County, four in Snohomish County, three in Spokane County and two in Kitsap County. Read full article: Washington now has 23 cases of vaping-re...→

City Busts Clairemont ‘Drug House’ After Repeated Health Violations

City Busts Clairemont ‘Drug House’ After Repeated Health Violations

James Barton owns the “substandard property” at 2610 Arnott Street that city attorneys said is a “threat to the health, safety, and welfare of the public and its occupants.” The complaint includes citations for electrical violations, empty and loaded needles, and dead mice. Read full article: City Busts Clairemont ‘Drug House’ After...→

Recent spike in hepatitis A cases includes one death in King County, health officials say

Since last January, 49 King County residents infected with hepatitis A have been reported to health officials, including 17 during the six-week period ending Jan. 4. Read full article: Recent spike in hepatitis A cases includ...→

Canada hospital says it has confirmed case of deadly virus

Canada hospital says it has confirmed case of deadly virus

TORONTO (AP) — A Toronto hospital said Saturday it has a confirmed case of the deadly virus from China, Canada’s first. Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre... Read full article: Canada hospital says it has confirmed ca...→

San Francisco's Department of Public Health actively preparing to respond to coronavirus

San Francisco's Department of Public Health actively preparing to respond to coronavirus

San Francisco's Dept. of Public Health announced that it's actively preparing to respond to cases of the coronavirus, but at this point, there are "0" cases confirmed in the city. Read full article: San Francisco's Department of Public Hea...→

Coronavirus reaches Europe with two cases confirmed in France

Coronavirus reaches Europe with two cases confirmed in France

Two cases of the coronavirus were confirmed in France on Friday — the first cases in Europe. Both patients had traveled to China, the epicenter of the deadly outbreak that’s cropped up in a h… Read full article: Coronavirus reaches Europe with two case...→

Multiple cases of deadly Coronavirus now suspected in the US

Multiple cases of deadly Coronavirus now suspected in the US

As concerns over the coronavirus grow, health officials in the U.S. are ramping up their screenings for the virus that has killed more than two dozen people and sickened hundreds. Read full article: Multiple cases of deadly Coronavirus now...→

NJ Health Department investigating possible coronavirus case

NJ Health Department investigating possible coronavirus case

The New Jersey Department of Health is investigating a possible coronavirus case, officials said Thursday. Read full article: NJ Health Department investigating possi...→

New travel alerts amid deadly coronavirus fears and suspected U.S. cases

New travel alerts amid deadly coronavirus fears and suspected U.S. cases

Two suspected cases of the virus are being investigated in Los Angeles and College Station, Texas. The CDC has issued a level three travel warning advising against non-essential trips to Wuhan, China. Read full article: New travel alerts amid deadly coronaviru...→

Minn. Department Of Health Reports 113 Flu-Related School Outbreaks

Minn. Department Of Health Reports 113 Flu-Related School Outbreaks

Flu-related school outbreaks have tripled since the week of Jan. 5, the Minnesota Department of Health reports. Read full article: Minn. Department Of Health Reports 113 F...→

Free Vaccinations Offered In Nickerson Gardens, LA County's Hottest Spot For Confirmed Flu Cases

Free Vaccinations Offered In Nickerson Gardens, LA County's Hottest Spot For Confirmed Flu Cases

Nickerson Gardens, GW Carver Park, Imperial Courts, Jordan Downs, Southeast Willowbrook, El Segundo/Santa Fe Avenue and Watts Tower have the highest levels of early flu activity that led to emergency room visits, according to Cedars-Sinai. Read full article: Free Vaccinations Offered In Nickerson G...→

Colorado voters support creating a public health insurance option, limiting drug costs, poll finds

Colorado voters support creating a public health insurance option, limiting drug costs, poll finds

More than half of Colorado voters are in favor of the state creating a public insurance health option and nearly three-quarters support setting limits on prescription drug costs, according to a new… Read full article: Colorado voters support creating a publi...→

Four cases wrap up in federal effort to curb Tenderloin drug sales

The four cases were part of a federal effort to prosecutor crimes in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood. Read full article: Four cases wrap up in federal effort to ...→

China says number of confirmed virus cases jumps to nearly 300 - Breitbart

Beijing (AFP) – The number of people in China infected by a new SARS-like virus jumped to 291 on Tuesday, according to authorities. There have been Read full article: China says number of confirmed virus cas...→

Human-to-Human Spread of Deadly China Virus Confirmed

Human-to-Human Spread of Deadly China Virus Confirmed

The head of a Chinese government expert team said Monday that human-to-human transmission has been confirmed in an outbreak of a new coronavirus, a development that raises the possibility that it could spread more quickly and widely. Team leader Zhong Nanshan, a respiratory... Read full article: Human-to-Human Spread of Deadly China Vi...→

China Reports Jump in Deadly Virus Cases, Adding to Fears of Outbreak

BEIJING — The authorities in China reported a third death from a mysterious virus and more than 130 new cases over the weekend, including ones found in Beijing and southern China for the first time. The jump in cases raised... Read full article: China Reports Jump in Deadly Virus Cases...→

After deadly virus outbreak in China, CDC announces 'enhanced health screenings' at 3 major US airports

After deadly virus outbreak in China, CDC announces 'enhanced health screenings' at 3 major US airports

Screenings for passengers arriving from Wuhan, China, will begin at airports in San Francisco, New York and Los Angeles. Read full article: After deadly virus outbreak in China, CD...→

Yosemite National Park sees 170 people fall ill with gastrointestinal issues 'consistent with norovirus,' 2 cases confirmed

Yosemite National Park sees 170 people fall ill with gastrointestinal issues 'consistent with norovirus,' 2 cases confirmed

Two confirmed cases of norovirus were reported Thursday by officials at Yosemite National  Park as at least 170 people have now fallen ill with gastrointestinal issues since visiting the park this month.  Read full article: Yosemite National Park sees 170 people f...→

Washington now has 23 cases of vaping-related lung illness, health officials say

Eight of the cases have been confirmed in King County, four in Snohomish County, three in Spokane County and two in Kitsap County. Read full article: Washington now has 23 cases of vaping-re...→

Health Department: 3 South Jersey Counties Have Highest Number Of Hepatitis A Outbreak Cases In State

Health Department: 3 South Jersey Counties Have Highest Number Of Hepatitis A Outbreak Cases In State

The New Jersey Health Department is reporting that Camden, Mercer and Gloucester Counties have the highest number of cases in the state.  Read full article: Health Department: 3 South Jersey Counti...→

Murder indictments handed down in deadly Houston drug raid

Murder indictments handed down in deadly Houston drug raid

Prosecutors say a grand jury has indicted two former Houston police officers for their roles in a deadly January 2019 drug raid that left a couple dead Read full article: Murder indictments handed down in deadly...→

State health department confirms 3rd vaping-related death in Michigan

State health department confirms 3rd vaping-related death in Michigan

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has confirmed the third death related to the outbreak of vaping-related lung injuries in the state. Read full article: State health department confirms 3rd vap...→

Canada hospital says it has confirmed case of deadly virus | WTOP

TORONTO (AP) — A Toronto hospital said Saturday it has a confirmed case of the deadly virus from China, Canada’s first. Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre said it is “caring for a patient who has a… Read full article: Canada hospital says it has confirmed ca...→

Two coronavirus cases confirmed in France, first in Europe - Breitbart

Paris (AFP) – Two cases of the coronavirus have been “confirmed” in France, the first in Europe, French Health Minister Agnes Buzyn said Read full article: Two coronavirus cases confirmed in Franc...→

MN Health Officials Outline Preparations For Coronavirus As 2nd US Case Confirmed In Chicago

MN Health Officials Outline Preparations For Coronavirus As 2nd US Case Confirmed In Chicago

Minnesota health officials have detailed how the state has been prepping for the 2019 novel coronavirus Friday. It comes just as a second U.S. case has been confirmed in Chicago. Read full article: MN Health Officials Outline Preparations...→

De Blasio to Meet With Health Officials as Concerns Around Deadly Virus Grow

De Blasio to Meet With Health Officials as Concerns Around Deadly Virus Grow

The mayor of New York City, health officials and emergency officials will hold a meeting to craft a plan to deal with a new virus — that has already killed 26 people and sickened hundreds in China — if it were to arrive in the city. Department of Health, NYC Emergency Management, FDNY, and NYPD leadership will join Mayor de… Read full article: De Blasio to Meet With Health Officials ...→

State Department refuses to extradite American charged in deadly UK crash

State Department refuses to extradite American charged in deadly UK crash

The U.S. has turned down the extradition request for U.S. citizen Anne Sacoolas who was charged in the U.K. with causing the death of 19-year-old Harry Dunn by dangerous driving. Read full article: State Department refuses to extradite Am...→

SF Supe Declares Public Health Emergency As Fatal Drug Overdoses Spike

SF Supe Declares Public Health Emergency As Fatal Drug Overdoses Spike

The day after San Francisco police reported a significant decrease in violent crime, alarming new numbers arose Wednesday about fatal drug overdoses in the city.  Read full article: SF Supe Declares Public Health Emergency...→

Coronavirus outbreak kills 17 in China; US has 1 confirmed case, health officials say

Coronavirus outbreak kills 17 in China; US has 1 confirmed case, health officials say

The city of Wuhan is shutting down outbound flights and trains as the country battles the spread of a new virus that has sickened hundreds and killed 17. Read full article: Coronavirus outbreak kills 17 in China; ...→

China Coronavirus Death Toll Rises to 9, Confirmed Cases Surpass 400

China Coronavirus Death Toll Rises to 9, Confirmed Cases Surpass 400

Chinese health authorities urged people in the city of Wuhan to avoid crowds and public gatherings after warning on Wednesday that a new viral illness infecting hundreds of people in the country and causing at least nine deaths could spread further. Read full article: China Coronavirus Death Toll Rises to 9,...→

First U.S. case of deadly mystery virus confirmed

First U.S. case of deadly mystery virus confirmed

A man in Washington State has been diagnosed with the first known case in the U.S. of a deadly new coronavirus, the CDC announced today. Read full article: First U.S. case of deadly mystery virus ...→

Cases of deadly coronavirus spike as officials confirm human-to-human spread

Cases of deadly coronavirus spike as officials confirm human-to-human spread

Fears of an outbreak come ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday during which hundreds of millions of people are expected to travel. Read full article: Cases of deadly coronavirus spike as off...→

Number of coronavirus cases increases to 200, health officials confirm

Number of coronavirus cases increases to 200, health officials confirm

With most of the victims in China, new cases have been reported in other Asian countries just as officials step up health screenings at major U.S. airports. Read full article: Number of coronavirus cases increases to...→

New cases of deadly coronavirus detected in China ahead of busy new year period

New cases of deadly coronavirus detected in China ahead of busy new year period

The total number of patients infected by the virus in China, all of them in Wuhan, has now climbed to 62. Read full article: New cases of deadly coronavirus detected...→

Health Officials To Begin SFO Passenger Screening For Deadly Novel Coronavirus

Health Officials To Begin SFO Passenger Screening For Deadly Novel Coronavirus

Federal health officials will begin screening ill passengers on flights coming into San Francisco International Airport from China for any signs of a deadly new virus that has already claimed two lives in Wuhan and spread to Thailand and Japan. Read full article: Health Officials To Begin SFO Passenger ...→

County Health Reports 2 TB Cases; Advises Testing for Those Exposed - Times of San Diego

The county Health and Human Services Agency Friday reported two unrelated tuberculosis cases, and that people may have been exposed to the bacteria at Southwestern and San Diego City colleges, and on a Metropolitan Transit System bus route. Read full article: County Health Reports 2 TB Cases; Advise...→

2 cases of norovirus confirmed at Yosemite National Park, officials say

2 cases of norovirus confirmed at Yosemite National Park, officials say

"Most of the cases occurred on and around the first week of January 2020 ..." park officials said. Read full article: 2 cases of norovirus confirmed at Yosemi...→

City Busts Clairemont ‘Drug House’ After Repeated Health Violations

City Busts Clairemont ‘Drug House’ After Repeated Health Violations

James Barton owns the “substandard property” at 2610 Arnott Street that city attorneys said is a “threat to the health, safety, and welfare of the public and its occupants.” The complaint includes citations for electrical violations, empty and loaded needles, and dead mice. Read full article: City Busts Clairemont ‘Drug House’ After...→

Health alert: Weight-loss drug Belviq may increase cancer risk, FDA says

Health alert: Weight-loss drug Belviq may increase cancer risk, FDA says

On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that a weigh-loss drug may increase your risk of cancer. Read full article: Health alert: Weight-loss drug Belviq ma...→

Recent spike in hepatitis A cases includes one death in King County, health officials say

Since last January, 49 King County residents infected with hepatitis A have been reported to health officials, including 17 during the six-week period ending Jan. 4. Read full article: Recent spike in hepatitis A cases includ...→

Public health emergency declared in Puerto Rico after deadly earthquake and aftershocks

Public health emergency declared in Puerto Rico after deadly earthquake and aftershocks

(CNN) — Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar has declared a public health emergency in Puerto Rico in response to the earthquakes. “We are concerned... Read full article: Public health emergency declared in Puer...→

Canada hospital says it has confirmed case of deadly virus

Canada hospital says it has confirmed case of deadly virus

TORONTO (AP) — A Toronto hospital said Saturday it has a confirmed case of the deadly virus from China, Canada’s first. Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre... Read full article: Canada hospital says it has confirmed ca...→

Canada hospital says it has confirmed case of deadly virus | WTOP

TORONTO (AP) — A Toronto hospital said Saturday it has a confirmed case of the deadly virus from China, Canada’s first. Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre said it is “caring for a patient who has a… Read full article: Canada hospital says it has confirmed ca...→

San Francisco's Department of Public Health actively preparing to respond to coronavirus

San Francisco's Department of Public Health actively preparing to respond to coronavirus

San Francisco's Dept. of Public Health announced that it's actively preparing to respond to cases of the coronavirus, but at this point, there are "0" cases confirmed in the city. Read full article: San Francisco's Department of Public Hea...→

Coronavirus reaches Europe with two cases confirmed in France

Coronavirus reaches Europe with two cases confirmed in France

Two cases of the coronavirus were confirmed in France on Friday — the first cases in Europe. Both patients had traveled to China, the epicenter of the deadly outbreak that’s cropped up in a h… Read full article: Coronavirus reaches Europe with two case...→

Two coronavirus cases confirmed in France, first in Europe - Breitbart

Paris (AFP) – Two cases of the coronavirus have been “confirmed” in France, the first in Europe, French Health Minister Agnes Buzyn said Read full article: Two coronavirus cases confirmed in Franc...→

MN Health Officials Outline Preparations For Coronavirus As 2nd US Case Confirmed In Chicago

MN Health Officials Outline Preparations For Coronavirus As 2nd US Case Confirmed In Chicago

Minnesota health officials have detailed how the state has been prepping for the 2019 novel coronavirus Friday. It comes just as a second U.S. case has been confirmed in Chicago. Read full article: MN Health Officials Outline Preparations...→

Multiple cases of deadly Coronavirus now suspected in the US

Multiple cases of deadly Coronavirus now suspected in the US

As concerns over the coronavirus grow, health officials in the U.S. are ramping up their screenings for the virus that has killed more than two dozen people and sickened hundreds. Read full article: Multiple cases of deadly Coronavirus now...→

De Blasio to Meet With Health Officials as Concerns Around Deadly Virus Grow

De Blasio to Meet With Health Officials as Concerns Around Deadly Virus Grow

The mayor of New York City, health officials and emergency officials will hold a meeting to craft a plan to deal with a new virus — that has already killed 26 people and sickened hundreds in China — if it were to arrive in the city. Department of Health, NYC Emergency Management, FDNY, and NYPD leadership will join Mayor de… Read full article: De Blasio to Meet With Health Officials ...→

State Department refuses to extradite American charged in deadly UK crash

State Department refuses to extradite American charged in deadly UK crash

The U.S. has turned down the extradition request for U.S. citizen Anne Sacoolas who was charged in the U.K. with causing the death of 19-year-old Harry Dunn by dangerous driving. Read full article: State Department refuses to extradite Am...→

NJ Health Department investigating possible coronavirus case

NJ Health Department investigating possible coronavirus case

The New Jersey Department of Health is investigating a possible coronavirus case, officials said Thursday. Read full article: NJ Health Department investigating possi...→

New travel alerts amid deadly coronavirus fears and suspected U.S. cases

New travel alerts amid deadly coronavirus fears and suspected U.S. cases

Two suspected cases of the virus are being investigated in Los Angeles and College Station, Texas. The CDC has issued a level three travel warning advising against non-essential trips to Wuhan, China. Read full article: New travel alerts amid deadly coronaviru...→

Minn. Department Of Health Reports 113 Flu-Related School Outbreaks

Minn. Department Of Health Reports 113 Flu-Related School Outbreaks

Flu-related school outbreaks have tripled since the week of Jan. 5, the Minnesota Department of Health reports. Read full article: Minn. Department Of Health Reports 113 F...→

Free Vaccinations Offered In Nickerson Gardens, LA County's Hottest Spot For Confirmed Flu Cases

Free Vaccinations Offered In Nickerson Gardens, LA County's Hottest Spot For Confirmed Flu Cases

Nickerson Gardens, GW Carver Park, Imperial Courts, Jordan Downs, Southeast Willowbrook, El Segundo/Santa Fe Avenue and Watts Tower have the highest levels of early flu activity that led to emergency room visits, according to Cedars-Sinai. Read full article: Free Vaccinations Offered In Nickerson G...→

SF Supe Declares Public Health Emergency As Fatal Drug Overdoses Spike

SF Supe Declares Public Health Emergency As Fatal Drug Overdoses Spike

The day after San Francisco police reported a significant decrease in violent crime, alarming new numbers arose Wednesday about fatal drug overdoses in the city.  Read full article: SF Supe Declares Public Health Emergency...→

Coronavirus outbreak kills 17 in China; US has 1 confirmed case, health officials say

Coronavirus outbreak kills 17 in China; US has 1 confirmed case, health officials say

The city of Wuhan is shutting down outbound flights and trains as the country battles the spread of a new virus that has sickened hundreds and killed 17. Read full article: Coronavirus outbreak kills 17 in China; ...→

Colorado voters support creating a public health insurance option, limiting drug costs, poll finds

Colorado voters support creating a public health insurance option, limiting drug costs, poll finds

More than half of Colorado voters are in favor of the state creating a public insurance health option and nearly three-quarters support setting limits on prescription drug costs, according to a new… Read full article: Colorado voters support creating a publi...→

China Coronavirus Death Toll Rises to 9, Confirmed Cases Surpass 400

China Coronavirus Death Toll Rises to 9, Confirmed Cases Surpass 400

Chinese health authorities urged people in the city of Wuhan to avoid crowds and public gatherings after warning on Wednesday that a new viral illness infecting hundreds of people in the country and causing at least nine deaths could spread further. Read full article: China Coronavirus Death Toll Rises to 9,...→

Four cases wrap up in federal effort to curb Tenderloin drug sales

The four cases were part of a federal effort to prosecutor crimes in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood. Read full article: Four cases wrap up in federal effort to ...→

First U.S. case of deadly mystery virus confirmed

First U.S. case of deadly mystery virus confirmed

A man in Washington State has been diagnosed with the first known case in the U.S. of a deadly new coronavirus, the CDC announced today. Read full article: First U.S. case of deadly mystery virus ...→

China says number of confirmed virus cases jumps to nearly 300 - Breitbart

Beijing (AFP) – The number of people in China infected by a new SARS-like virus jumped to 291 on Tuesday, according to authorities. There have been Read full article: China says number of confirmed virus cas...→

Cases of deadly coronavirus spike as officials confirm human-to-human spread

Cases of deadly coronavirus spike as officials confirm human-to-human spread

Fears of an outbreak come ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday during which hundreds of millions of people are expected to travel. Read full article: Cases of deadly coronavirus spike as off...→

Human-to-Human Spread of Deadly China Virus Confirmed

Human-to-Human Spread of Deadly China Virus Confirmed

The head of a Chinese government expert team said Monday that human-to-human transmission has been confirmed in an outbreak of a new coronavirus, a development that raises the possibility that it could spread more quickly and widely. Team leader Zhong Nanshan, a respiratory... Read full article: Human-to-Human Spread of Deadly China Vi...→

Number of coronavirus cases increases to 200, health officials confirm

Number of coronavirus cases increases to 200, health officials confirm

With most of the victims in China, new cases have been reported in other Asian countries just as officials step up health screenings at major U.S. airports. Read full article: Number of coronavirus cases increases to...→

China Reports Jump in Deadly Virus Cases, Adding to Fears of Outbreak

BEIJING — The authorities in China reported a third death from a mysterious virus and more than 130 new cases over the weekend, including ones found in Beijing and southern China for the first time. The jump in cases raised... Read full article: China Reports Jump in Deadly Virus Cases...→

New cases of deadly coronavirus detected in China ahead of busy new year period

New cases of deadly coronavirus detected in China ahead of busy new year period

The total number of patients infected by the virus in China, all of them in Wuhan, has now climbed to 62. Read full article: New cases of deadly coronavirus detected...→

After deadly virus outbreak in China, CDC announces 'enhanced health screenings' at 3 major US airports

After deadly virus outbreak in China, CDC announces 'enhanced health screenings' at 3 major US airports

Screenings for passengers arriving from Wuhan, China, will begin at airports in San Francisco, New York and Los Angeles. Read full article: After deadly virus outbreak in China, CD...→

Health Officials To Begin SFO Passenger Screening For Deadly Novel Coronavirus

Health Officials To Begin SFO Passenger Screening For Deadly Novel Coronavirus

Federal health officials will begin screening ill passengers on flights coming into San Francisco International Airport from China for any signs of a deadly new virus that has already claimed two lives in Wuhan and spread to Thailand and Japan. Read full article: Health Officials To Begin SFO Passenger ...→

Yosemite National Park sees 170 people fall ill with gastrointestinal issues 'consistent with norovirus,' 2 cases confirmed

Yosemite National Park sees 170 people fall ill with gastrointestinal issues 'consistent with norovirus,' 2 cases confirmed

Two confirmed cases of norovirus were reported Thursday by officials at Yosemite National  Park as at least 170 people have now fallen ill with gastrointestinal issues since visiting the park this month.  Read full article: Yosemite National Park sees 170 people f...→

County Health Reports 2 TB Cases; Advises Testing for Those Exposed - Times of San Diego

The county Health and Human Services Agency Friday reported two unrelated tuberculosis cases, and that people may have been exposed to the bacteria at Southwestern and San Diego City colleges, and on a Metropolitan Transit System bus route. Read full article: County Health Reports 2 TB Cases; Advise...→

Washington now has 23 cases of vaping-related lung illness, health officials say

Eight of the cases have been confirmed in King County, four in Snohomish County, three in Spokane County and two in Kitsap County. Read full article: Washington now has 23 cases of vaping-re...→

2 cases of norovirus confirmed at Yosemite National Park, officials say

2 cases of norovirus confirmed at Yosemite National Park, officials say

"Most of the cases occurred on and around the first week of January 2020 ..." park officials said. Read full article: 2 cases of norovirus confirmed at Yosemi...→

Health Department: 3 South Jersey Counties Have Highest Number Of Hepatitis A Outbreak Cases In State

Health Department: 3 South Jersey Counties Have Highest Number Of Hepatitis A Outbreak Cases In State

The New Jersey Health Department is reporting that Camden, Mercer and Gloucester Counties have the highest number of cases in the state.  Read full article: Health Department: 3 South Jersey Counti...→

City Busts Clairemont ‘Drug House’ After Repeated Health Violations

City Busts Clairemont ‘Drug House’ After Repeated Health Violations

James Barton owns the “substandard property” at 2610 Arnott Street that city attorneys said is a “threat to the health, safety, and welfare of the public and its occupants.” The complaint includes citations for electrical violations, empty and loaded needles, and dead mice. Read full article: City Busts Clairemont ‘Drug House’ After...→

Murder indictments handed down in deadly Houston drug raid

Murder indictments handed down in deadly Houston drug raid

Prosecutors say a grand jury has indicted two former Houston police officers for their roles in a deadly January 2019 drug raid that left a couple dead Read full article: Murder indictments handed down in deadly...→

Health alert: Weight-loss drug Belviq may increase cancer risk, FDA says

Health alert: Weight-loss drug Belviq may increase cancer risk, FDA says

On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that a weigh-loss drug may increase your risk of cancer. Read full article: Health alert: Weight-loss drug Belviq ma...→

State health department confirms 3rd vaping-related death in Michigan

State health department confirms 3rd vaping-related death in Michigan

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has confirmed the third death related to the outbreak of vaping-related lung injuries in the state. Read full article: State health department confirms 3rd vap...→

Recent spike in hepatitis A cases includes one death in King County, health officials say

Since last January, 49 King County residents infected with hepatitis A have been reported to health officials, including 17 during the six-week period ending Jan. 4. Read full article: Recent spike in hepatitis A cases includ...→

Public health emergency declared in Puerto Rico after deadly earthquake and aftershocks

Public health emergency declared in Puerto Rico after deadly earthquake and aftershocks

(CNN) — Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar has declared a public health emergency in Puerto Rico in response to the earthquakes. “We are concerned... Read full article: Public health emergency declared in Puer...→