Asan, Guam - When Sailors come to work tired, with a fever, sneezing, coughing or otherwise visibly miserable, it's likely a shipmate will catch on to the fact they're ill and suggest a trip to medical.

Los Angeles, California - Worldwide, about 35 million people are living with HIV. The World Health Organization and the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS plan to use an approach called “treatment as prevention” to eliminate the global pandemic, which the WHO says will have occurred when only one person out of 1,000 becomes infected each year.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) believes the FDA took a major step yesterday to promote and protect the nation's health by asserting its jurisdiction to regulate all tobacco products, including electronic (e-) cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, and waterpipe tobacco. The regulation also authorizes the Secretary of Health and Human Services to request the FDA to conduct regulatory reviews of all tobacco products that went on sale after February 15, 2007.

San Diego, California - Scripps Health will host free public celebrations throughout the month of June for local cancer survivors, families, friends and the community at large at each of its five hospital campuses across San Diego County, as part of Scripps’ 25th annual observance of National Cancer Survivors Day.

San Diego, California - Five students at the Sessions Elementary School in San Diego have been diagnosed with chickenpox (varicella) the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Friday.

San Diego, California - With temperatures rising early this week and the West Nile virus season ahead, the County of San Diego plans to start its annual aerial drops of mosquito-fighting larvicide Wednesday on local waterways.

Washington, DC - Deaths associated with hepatitis C reached an all-time high of 19,659 in 2014, according to new surveillance data released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).