By MARY CLARE JALONICKAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Food and Drug Administration is investigating an outbreak of hepatitis A linked to a frozen organic berry mix sold by an Oregon company.
The FDA and the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday that 30 illnesses are
By MATTHEW PERRONEAP Health Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Health officials are investigating cases involving patients who suffered complications after being injected with potentially contaminated medications made by a Tennessee specialty pharmacy.
The Food and Drug Administration said Friday the
PRESS RELEASE FROM THE GRANT COUNTY HEALTH DEPT: MOSES LAKE, Wash. - The Grant County Health District received lab confirmation from two specimens submitted to the Washington State Public Health Lab. Both samples were positive for norovirus and came from individuals who became sick during the
By PAUL SCHEMMAssociated Press
RABAT, Morocco (AP) - A 66-year-old Tunisian man has died from the new coronavirus following a visit to Saudi Arabia and two of his adult children were infected with it, the Tunisian Health Ministry reported.
His sons were treated and have since recovered but the rest
By MALCOLM RITTERAP Science Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Monday's powerful tornado in suburban Oklahoma City loosely followed the path of a killer twister that slammed the region in May 1999.
The National Weather Service estimated that the storm that struck Moore, Okla., on Monday had wind speeds of
By SEAN MURPHYAssociated Press
SHAWNEE, Okla. (AP) - Tornadoes ravaged portions of central Oklahoma on Sunday, reducing portions of a mobile home park to rubble and killing a 79-year-old man whose body was found out in the open.
"You can see where there's absolutely nothing, then there are
By JAMIE STENGLE and DAVID WARRENAssociated Press
GRANBURY, Texas (AP) - Raul Rodriguez counts himself a lucky man.
For two years, the 42-year-old auto mechanic and his family have enjoyed life in his house in the Rancho Brazos Estates subdivision of Granbury, a North Texas town 40 miles southwest
NBCNEWS.COM - North Texas residents began to take in the devastation on Thursday wreaked by a series of tornadoes that killed six and injured dozens more in what Hood County Sheriff Roger Deeds described as a "nightmare" scenario.
Seven of 14 people who had previously been unaccounted for
By JOHN L. MONE and TERRY WALLACEAssociated Press
GRANBURY, Texas (AP) - A spring tornado outbreak devastated parts of North Texas, causing multiple fatalities and destroying or damaging dozens of homes.
The worst-hit city Wednesday was Granbury, where authorities say a deadly tornado tore through
By MIKE STOBBEAP Medical Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - A deadly new respiratory virus related to SARS has apparently spread from patients to health care workers in eastern Saudi Arabia, health officials said Wednesday.
The Ministry of Health in Saudi Arabia told world health officials that two health care