43 million Americans — said to include R. Kelly — struggle to read and write

George is a 79-year-old retiree who ran a car detailing business for two decades, repaired airplanes, served as a deacon in his church and has nine children. Brittani Bellamy is a 28-year-old who just recently got her own apartment, is practicing to get her driver’s license and works at Universal Studios. They may not be at similar stages in their […]

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Measles numbers break recent records with 704 reported cases

The number of measles cases in the U.S. has reached a new high, with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reporting that there have been 704 cases reported nationally so far this year. Interested in Measles? The ongoing outbreaks have caused this year’s number of cases to blow past the previous annual record in just the first few months. […]

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CDC warns against eating romaine lettuce after E. Coli outbreak

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have now warned U.S. and Canadian consumers not to eat romaine lettuce after 32 people in 11 states were infected with a strain of Shiga toxin-producing E. coli. Interested in E.coli? “CDC is advising that U.S. consumers not eat any romaine lettuce, and retailers and restaurants not serve or sell any, until […]

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