News tagged with epidemic

Cut down on salt, government says -- and calories

(AP) -- You should eat less salt, the government says. A lot less. It won't be easy. Consumers will need help from food companies if they are going to meet the government's ambitious new goals, announced Monday, for half ...

dateJan 31, 2011 in Health
shares0 comments 1

Strict bans better for flu epidemic

When a serious threat of a flu epidemic arises, public health officials advise persons to stay away from crowds and, as importantly, avoid shaking hands.

dateJan 13, 2011 in Health
shares0 comments 1