The stomachs and liver can also protrude outside in some cases, CDC warns.
The CDC, along with the American Medical Association, the American Diabetes Association and the Ad Council have launched the first ever national public service advertising (PSA) campaign for prediabetes.
The CDC reported the link between the Zika virus and microcephaly is strong.
The very first case of Zika has been confirmed in the United States this year, the CDC reported.
More Americans, particularly women, are identifying as bisexual today than they did before, a CDC survey reported.
The health agency said that advertising spend increase during 2011 through 2014 which also saw a rise in vaping among children and teens .
Not all doctors strongly recommend preteens to get the HPV vaccine, a new survey found.
Health officials have confirmed the first case of Zika on the island of Puerto Rico.
Rate in 2014 was a record for twins births. Increase age of mothers and in-vitro fertilization could be driving the rise.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is reminding everyone that there is still time to get the flu vaccine.
A report by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) revealed a record-high drug overdose deaths in 2014 which was the highest since 1970 prompting health authorities to call for tighter regulation for prescription drugs like extremely strong chronic pain relievers.
The infant mortality rate in the United States fell to a new low in 2014, new federal data revealed.
The recorded cases of "phantom menace" superbug infections in the U.S. have expanded and threaten public health, says the CDC.
A rare health condition known as rabbit fever is on the rise in humans, health officials reported.
Not enough Americas are treating their high cholesterol, the CDC reported.