Officials: An outbreak of measles that began with an inmate at a federal detention center for immigrants in central Arizona has now grown.
Superbug: The U.S. military has reported the first human case of bacteria resistant to the antibiotic colistin, the last line of defense against bacteria.
Congress adjourned for a two-week break without addressing how to combat Zika, even as public health officials issue dire warnings about the spread of the mosquito-driven virus.
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Federal money left over from the largely successful fight against Ebola will now go to combating the growing threat of the Zika virus.
The more researchers learn about the Zika virus, the scarier it appears, The CDC has asked for more money for mosquito control and to develop vaccines.
It has used a tiny, needle-like probe to wipe out entire cities over the centuries - and it's arguably the most relentless killer on Earth.
The CDC says that certain types of laminate flooring poses a cancer risk; the risk of cancer is now set at six to 30 cases per 100,000 people.
The head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have discovered the presence of active Zika virus in saliva samples.