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Blood samples from pregnant women are analyzed for the presence of the Zika virus, at Guatemalan Social Security maternity hospital in Guatemala City, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)

Sexually-transmitted Zika case confirmed in Texas

DALLAS — A person in Texas has been infected with the Zika…

 

Danny Johnston/AP PhotoHealth officials warn consumers to avoid prepackaged caramel apples as they have been linked to four deaths in California

Prepackaged caramel apples linked to 4 deaths

Health officials are warning consumers to avoid prepackaged caramel apples because they…

 

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US officials defend Ebola response; nurse moved

In the face of skepticism in Congress, health officials tried to assure…

 

AP Photo/Brandon WadeDallas Police patrol the entrance to The Village Bend East apartments where a second healthcare worker tested positive for Ebola

CDC: Nurse exposed to Ebola should not have flown

A top federal health official said Wednesday that a Texas nurse exposed…

AP Photo/Brandon WadeDallas Police patrol the entrance to The Village Bend East apartments where a second healthcare worker tested positive for Ebola
AP Photo/LM OteroA young man retrieves supplies left on the front stoop of an apartment where an Ebola infected man had stayed at The Ivy Apartments complex in Dallas

Crew arrives to clean quarantined Texas apartment

A hazardous-materials crew arrived Friday at a Texas apartment where the U.S.…

AP Photo/LM OteroA young man retrieves supplies left on the front stoop of an apartment where an Ebola infected man had stayed at The Ivy Apartments complex in Dallas
AP Photo/Tony GutierrezChildren arriving home from school walk past the main entrance to The Ivy Apartments complex

Ebola patient told hospital he was from Liberia

The airline passenger who brought Ebola into the U.S. initially went to…

AP Photo/Tony GutierrezChildren arriving home from school walk past the main entrance to The Ivy Apartments complex
Ezra Shaw/Getty Images file photoAs memories of Oracle Team USA's victory at the America's Cup

San Francisco again facing cuts to federal AIDS/HIV services funding

Funding for local HIV/AIDS treatment and prevention services, many that primarily serve…

Ezra Shaw/Getty Images file photoAs memories of Oracle Team USA's victory at the America's Cup
Getty Images File PhotoA report recently released by the CDC would mean that 1 million children in America are autistic.

Health officials: 1 in 50 school kids have autism

NEW YORK (AP) — A government survey of parents says 1 in…

Getty Images File PhotoA report recently released by the CDC would mean that 1 million children in America are autistic.