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Listeria outbreak linked to precooked chicken causes 1 death, 3 hospitalizations

The CDC is warning Americans about a Listeria outbreak linked to precooked chicken ahead of July 4 celebrations.  Three people have been hospitalized and one person had died in Texas and Delaware after eating precooked chicken at a long-term care facility or hospital in the last few months.  The actual numbers may be higher, as… Read More »

Race between new COVID outbreak and vaccination campaign in Michigan

Michigan health officials are racing to vaccinate people of all ages as highly transmissible coronavirus variants drive up the rate of daily confirmed cases. “The U.K. variant is certainly active in our communities, and we think that the increased transmissibility associated with that variant is playing a big role in increased numbers,” said Dr. Andrew… Read More »

WHO says getting the worsening Covid outbreak under control may require ‘sacrifice for many, many people’

A waiter prepares to close a bar-restaurant on Piazza Navona in Rome on October 26, 2020, as the country faces a second wave of infections to the Covid-19 (the novel coronavirus). Tiziana Fabi | AFP | Getty Images The World Health Organization warned Monday that some countries may need to shut down their nonessential businesses… Read More »