A rising number of Americans have obesity, a risk factor for several diseases and severe COVID-19 complications.
Cases of acute flaccid myelitis, a rare illness that can cause paralysis mainly in children, are expected to increase this year.
As flu season nears and COVID-19 continues to spread, newly developed tests can use a single respiratory sample to distinguish between the flu and COVID-19.
The new guidelines call for stand-alone HPV testing as preferred method of screening, and for delaying the start of screening from age 21 to 25.
Ensuring access to screening and timely treatment for all pregnant women can reduce cases of newborn syphilis, says a new CDC report.
A new study adds to the evidence that screening for and treating health conditions in teens could reduce risk of heart attacks and strokes later in life.
Experts recommend screening people who have certain inherited genetic variants or strong family history of pancreatic cancer.
Questions about the accuracy and interpretation of SARS-CoV-2 antibody tests prompt guidelines.
About 45% of Americans age 18 and older are estimated to have high blood pressure, and many don't know they have the condition.
Acute hepatitis C cases tripled from 2009 to 2018 and was highest among young adults. Only about 61% of adults with hepatitis C knew that they were infected.