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High level CDC employees say they changed a grant bidding process to get different results, and then tried to destroy the evidence.
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The Minnesota Veterans Home confirmed today that four patients died last weekend due to a Norovirus outbreak.
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Chloe Lamb and Jacob Knight shop for an E liquid flavor for her electronic cigarette at the Vapor Shark store in Miami, Florida.
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The New Hampshire Health Department's Division of Public Health is honoring the City of Concord Water Treatment, the Laconia Water Works, and the Lebanon Water Department with water fluoridation quality awards from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Certain proteins in osteoclasts, a precursor to bone, may be used in helping to destroy cardiovascular calcification by dissolving mineral deposits, a team of researchers has learned.
High blood pressure often is untreated in U.S. Hispanics, putting them at risk for heart disease and stroke, new research finds.
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Americans' excessive alcohol use contributes to thousands of deaths each year, and the majority who die are working-age adults, according to a new government report.
A woman in Texas likely infected her female partner with HIV through sexual contact, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Thursday.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , every year, 2 million Americans become infected with antibiotic-resistant bacteria, resulting in 23,000 deaths Although a wide variety of antibiotics are currently available, the number of bacteria resistant to them is ever-increasing.
A Texas woman apparently contracted HIV through sexual contact with another woman, the Centers for Disease Control reported Thursday, a rare female-to-female transmission of the virus.
A research team, led by investigators from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has developed a new vaginal gel that they say could protect women from HIV, even if it is applied hours after sex.
Officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are sounding the alarm about antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea, which threatens to pose a "major public health challenge" in the coming years.
The past winter brought a series of confusing and tragic deaths to the community of Newton, Mass.
A gel that can be used by women after sex to protect against HIV is a step closer, according to researchers.
A scientific panel convened to define Gulf War illness for researchers and doctors who treat veterans of the 1990-91 Persian Gulf War failed to find a singular definition, saying a lack of evidence hampered that effort.
Just a year after President Obama unilaterally overturned 17 years of Congressional action that prevented the Centers for Disease Control from wasting taxpayer dollars for "studies" pre-designed to yield results gun control supporters can point to, he recently went for an encore by earmarking $10 million to the Centers for Disease Control for ... (more)