Americans Binge 17 Billion Drinks Per Year, CDC SaysResearchers found that about 1 in 6 U.S. adults reported binge drinking an average of about once a week, consuming an average of seven drinks per binge. 
CDC Researcher Vanishes After Leaving Work SickA CDC researcher in Atlanta who called out sick two weeks ago has reportedly vanished without a trace.
Deadly Flu Season Claiming 100 Lives Per Week, CDC WarnsThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently estimated that 759 people died of flu-related illnesses between Oct. 7 and Dec. 23.
CDC: 1 Dead In Michigan From Listeria Linked To Dole SaladsThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says 12 people in six states have been hospitalized in the outbrea
CDC Reports More Recent E. Coli Outbreak Linked To ChipotleSo far, the agency says five people have been identified in the new outbreak.
Report: Michigan Among 14 States With Rise In Drug Overdose DeathsDrug overdoses — particularly those from prescription opioid painkillers — has become a priority issue for the CDC.
Heroin Use Among Young People Spikes Sharply In Southeast Michigan, Across The U.S.Grim new statistics have been released on the heroin problem plaguing the nation.
CDC: Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria Carried By International Travelers Spreading Across U.S.Three cases have been reported in Michigan.
Flu Vaccine Not Working Well; Only 23 Percent EffectiveThis year's formula didn't include the strain of H3N2 virus that ended up causing about two-thirds of the illnesses this winter.
Flu Making The Rounds In Metro Detroit AreaHealth Department officials say it's not too late to get the flu vaccine.
25 People, Including 1 Infant Test Positive For Enterovirus In MichiganMichigan has seen an increase in severe respiratory illness in children across the state ...
CDC Recommending Vaccination To Combat Seasonal FluThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending people get immunized as soon as vaccines are available for the upcoming flu season.

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