Wed., October 16, 2013 11:00am
Friday was payday for the CDC’s employees. Or, rather, half a payday. Employees of the Atlanta-based public health agency received roughly half their...
Wed., July 24, 2013 9:00am
More than 250 people in at least six states have come down with a stomach bug that could be linked to foodborne illness. The Centers for Disease...
Mon., May 27, 2013 4:00am
Georgia stands to lose $1.8 million in funding because state officials refuse to participate in a federal survey that asks high school and middle...
Tue., November 20, 2012 10:00am
A consortium of malaria researchers in Georgia has received a five-year federal contract worth up to $19.4 million. The team plans to study and...
Wed., October 3, 2012 8:00am
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is giving $2.5 million to the Georgia Department of Public Health to identify HIV-positive patients...
Thu., August 2, 2012 9:02am
Health officials say West Nile virus season is off to a menacing start, with more serious illnesses reported so far this year than any since 2004....
Tue., July 17, 2012 3:07pm
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta is trying to reduce stigma and complacency around HIV and AIDS with a new advertising and...
Mon., June 18, 2012 1:52pm
Half of new HIV infections and AIDS diagnoses in 2009 were in the South, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data that is getting the...
Thu., June 14, 2012 6:58am
A $214 million bioterror germ lab at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta has experienced repeated problems with airflow systems...
Thu., June 7, 2012 5:59pm
A government survey shows more teens are now smoking pot than cigarettes.