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In collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners, Reckitt Benckiser in support of its Lysol brand has launched the site "Looking After You and Your Family" as part of the Family Health Series.
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Thomas Clark, chief of the meningitis branch of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, walks to the campus center at Princeton University in Princeton, N.J., Monday, Dec. 9, 2013.
A report from the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids praised Arkansas and a few other states for their tobacco prevention programs but said most states "spend only a miniscule portion" of tobacco settlement proceeds to reduce tobacco use.
Respiratory Syncytial Virus, a common ailment that can still be dangerous to babies, has reached "high" levels in Bergen, Hudson and Essex counties, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's weekly report.
In order to prevent the infection from spreading, officials at the New Jersey campus have received permission from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to openly administer Bexsero, a Swiss-made vaccine not yet licensed for use in the United States At the University of California in Santa Barbara, an 18-year-old freshmen had to have his ... (more)
SANTA FE >> The New Mexico Department of Health released a report describing early findings about Bernalillo County residents with Clostridium difficile infections.
Even as traditional cigarette use is decreasing, a report released last month by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention showed a sharp spike in e-cig experimentation among U.S. middle and high school students between 2011 and 2012.
Few people realize how effective the vaccines against HPV are for preventing cervical cancer, and even fewer talk about the vaccine with their doctors, according to a survey of more than 1,400 people.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, intimate partner violence includes victimization by current and former spouses or current and former dating partners.
Fewer women in the United States are having babies, according to the latest figures from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention .
About half were diagnosed by age 6. Among children with more severe cases of the chronic disorder, about half were diagnosed by age 4, researchers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found.
Recent outbreaks of meningitis at Princeton University and other college campuses across the nation have students on alert, but there are ways to lessen the threat, says Madhuri Sopirala, MD, associate professor of infectious diseases at the University of Cincinnati and a UC Health physician.
Direk Limmathurotsakul, Gumphol Wongsuvan, David Aanensen, Sujittra Ngamwilai, Natnaree Saiprom, Patpong Rongkard, Janjira Thaipadungpanit, Manas Kanoksil, Narisara Chantratita, Nicholas P.J. Day, and Sharon J. Peacock The opinions expressed by authors contributing to this journal do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the U.S. Department of ... (more)
In this Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, file photo, retired U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Thomas Gipson, of Atlanta, right, has his resume looked over by Ralph Brown, a management and program analyst with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, during a job fair for veterans at the VFW Post 2681,Marietta, Ga.
U.S. pregnancy rates declined about 10 percent each for married and unmarried women since 1990, researchers say.