A salmonella outbreak that has sickened more than 600 people in 37 states has been linked to various types of imported onions, federal health officials said.
The update comes as schools across the US have been in session or are getting into full swing.
Last week, the number of Covid-19 cases in children in the US reached levels not seen since the winter surge. And with the return to school, t…
With an alarming rise in Covid-19 cases and hospitalizations, more Americans have recently made the decision to get vaccinated than in the las…
U.S. health experts are puzzled after the latest fatal case of a rare tropical disease called melioidosis, typically found in South Asia.
Top Biden health officials and some White House officials are holding preliminary conversations on revising mask recommendations for vaccinate…
The CDC's updated guidance said that vaccinated teachers and students don't need to wear masks inside school buildings, but upholds suggestion for three feet of physical distancing. The Washington State Department of Health made only minor revisions to rules and kept masking requirements for all, but said "a more comprehensive update in consideration of CDC recommendations will be completed later this summer."
Millions of people will flock to Montana’s Glacier National Park this summer after last year’s pandemic-caused tourism skid.
The time for government to force businesses to make health decisions for their employees should be over.
The CDC and State Department are warning Americans against all travel to Japan because of a surge in coronavirus cases in the country as it prepares to host the Olympics in two months.
Last week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and President Joe Biden’s administration forced us all to rethink the fragile social…
Across Washington and elsewhere, Americans are adjusting to new federal guidance easing up on when masks should be worn. Here's the latest virus news.
The district projects that by Wednesday the new case rate will drop below the 200 new cases per 100,000 people over two weeks.
A U.S. health panel says it’s time to resume use of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine, despite a very rare risk of blood clots.
At least 10 WestRock employees have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past week, and one employee died from complications of the virus, acco…
Half of all adults in the U.S. have received at least one COVID-19 shot, the government announced Sunday. Here's the latest virus news.
The CDC is advising Americans to avoid traveling to Canada because of COVID-19 variants that are circulating around that nation.
First, it was toilet paper. Then cleaning supplies. Now? It's individual ketchup packets that are hard to find.
Cowlitz County health officials are asking people to stay close to home this spring break and to take precautions if gathering with others to …
The U.S. government’s first look at the real-world use of COVID-19 vaccines found their effectiveness was nearly as robust as it was in controlled studies. Here's the latest virus news.
Despite the clamor to speed up the U.S. COVID-19 vaccine drive, a new analysis found faster is not necessarily better. Here's the latest virus news.
AstraZeneca is expected to apply in the next few weeks for emergency use authorization for its Covid-19 vaccine in the US, and if and when it does, advisers to the US Food and Drug Administration and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will likely have questions.
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The CDC found that wearing two masks provided more protection than one. Here is a look at the CDC’s advice and some tips on how to mask properly.
Travel leaders say they support all efforts to rid the world of the coronavirus pandemic – except for a mandate that would require airline passengers to present a negative COVID-19 test before flying.