Tagged With Centers For Disease Control And Prevention

'It is a slaughter': A former CDC head privately wrote to Robert Redfield asking him to resign in protest of the White House's coronavirus response


Mike Pence reportedly overruled the CDC on extending a cruise ship ban to 2021, the latest example of the White House sidelining expert advice in the pandemic


CDC officials dismissed state and local health authorities' concerns about COVID-19 and suggested they seek advice from other states, documents show



A top HHS communications official promoted strange conspiracy theories and accused career scientists of 'sedition'


CDC director now says anyone who wants a COVID-19 test can get one following backlash over changes to testing guidelines that excluded asymptomatic people


CDC head says US coronavirus outbreak could be controlled if '90% of Americans' follow safety guidelines like wearing a mask



More than 12,000 crew members remain on cruise ships months after industry halted in March


CDC backtracks and now emphatically supports reopening schools after criticism from Trump


The CDC held off publishing new guidelines for school reopenings after attacks from the White House


CDC, major vaccine manufacturers ramp up production of flu shots as the US braces for the potential simultaneous impact of the coronavirus and the seasonal flu


Strict coronavirus measures could come back if US cases increase 'dramatically,' CDC warns


A leaked CDC document put the US as the worst of 10 countries trying to fight major coronavirus outbreaks



62,000 healthcare workers in the US have tested positive for the coronavirus, the CDC says. The number is likely far higher.


Why the CDC's coronavirus data is so bad


The CDC is warning doctors about the mysterious inflammation disease found in children and linked to COVID-19


An infamous Washington choir practice led to 53 COVID-19 cases and 2 deaths — and could have been down to a 'super-emitter' in the choir



Top White House officials shelved guidance for reopening the US despite CDC approval


CDC director says he'll keep working with WHO despite Trump's plans to cut funding to the agency


Countries, cities, and health authorities all over the world are reconsidering their coronavirus advice that most people don't need to wear masks


The CDC is said to be considering asking people to cover their face in public — but would reserve masks for medical workers