CDC: Student Tobacco Use Increased From 2017 to 2018

TUESDAY, Feb. 12, 2019 — From 2017 to 2018, there was an increase in any tobacco use, especially electronic cigarette use, for high school and middle school students, according to research published online Feb. 11 in the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. Andrea…

Flu Season Far From Over, CDC Says

FRIDAY, Feb. 8, 2019 — Though much of the United States is in the grip of the flu, the season hasn’t peaked yet, health officials said Friday. As of Feb. 2, flu is widespread in 47 states, and 24 states are experiencing high levels of the disease. In addition, hospitalizations…