Stories about Health

Feb 16 2016

Disney Cruise Picks Up Cuban Migrants Near Cayman Islands

Saturday, according to a source with knowledge of the incident. From there, they cut through Latin America until they got to the United States. The suspected migrants a...

Feb 15 2016

Maryland sees first case of Zika virus

Providers have been notified that the CDC would test specimens from people who recently traveled where Zika is in transmission and are showing at least two symptoms sug...

Feb 15 2016

Valley health official reacts to spread of Zika Virus

Local public health officials should develop their own guidelines , based on the local risk of Zika transmission and other factors. Eighty percent of people infected w...

Feb 15 2016

Brazil links three deaths to suspected Zika-related complications

The Zika virus is suspected of causing a rare but potentially devastating birth defect, an abnormally small head, which can indicate underlying brain damage. "In Yolo, we...

Feb 14 2016

Flint City Officials Ask Congress for $55 Million to Replace Pipes

The decision to switch was made when Flint was run by a series of emergency managers appointed by Gov. Rick Snyder. "I invite Gov. Snyder and his team to pledge their...