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Saw this and needed to share it with you.  The first death has been reported from the national E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce, with the fatality taking place in California. In an update yesterday (May 2nd), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said that 121 people had gotten sick in 25 states, […]

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You might want to check to see if you have any General Mills flour in your cabinets, after the company announced a big recall due to an E. coli outbreak. According to FOX News, General Mills is working with health officials to see if the bacteria that has sickened 38 people in 20 states is […]

According to reports, Nigerian military officials have rescued 178 people who were kidnapped by the Boko Haram Islamist militant group. The military released a statement…

You may want to start stocking up on ice cream now. That’s because the worst outbreak of bird flu in U.S. history is wiping out chickens and turkeys at an alarming rate.  According to FOX News, You can expect not only the price of a carton of eggs to go up, but also the prices […]

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What do you know about Ebola, and what’s the real danger of this deadly disease spreading beyond containment?  Roland Martin and NewsOne Now hold a very detailed discussion about the Nations ability to fight the spread of Ebola. Click here to Listen Now.

Over 600 people in West Africa have died of the Ebola Virus. What is the chance of this outbreak spreading to where you live? Click here to READ MORE.

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Sierra Leone’s Dr. Sheik H. Khan who is in charge of fighting the outbreak of Ebola in the West African Country has now contracted the deadly virus. Click here to READ MORE.

The Houston Department of Health and Human Services (HDHHS) has declared a syphilis outbreak in Houston and Harris County. The agency has reported seen a 97 percent increase in…

Chaos reigned north of Haiti’s capital Friday as hospitals overflowed with people rushing to get help from a fast-moving cholera break that has killed at least 138 people. Terry Snow, Haiti director for the non-profit Youth With a Mission, saw people lined up outside hospitals and clinics, many in stretchers, waiting 24 hours or more […]