The Checkup: CDC


Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 09/06/2012

U.S. hypertension out of control, CDC reports

Report says that too many people in the U.S. have uncontrolled blood pressure, a leading cause of cardiovascular disease and death.

By Jennifer LaRue Huget  |  07:00 AM ET, 09/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CDC, hypertension, high blood pressure

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 08/24/2012

Contaminated ink implicated in tattoo infections

Recent reports point to contaminated inks as the source of potentially dangerous skin infections among people with tattoos.

By Jennifer LaRue Huget  |  12:30 PM ET, 08/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  tattoo, FDA, CDC