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  1. Notifiable Diseases and Mortality TablesRead the original story

    May 19, 2016 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Figure I Selected notifiable disease reports, United States, comparison of provisional 4-week totals May 14, 2016, with historical data Table II Provisional cases of selected notifiable diseases (a100,000. A death is reported by the place of its occurrence and by the week that the death certificate was filed.

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  2. Readers pay tribute to courageous four-year-old girl who lost battle for lifeRead the original story

    May 19, 2016 | Sunderland Echo

    Echo readers have expressed their sadness after a young Sunderland girl lost her courageous battle against a series of health problems. The youngster, who lived with parents Simone Clark and Josh Merrington and little sister Talia, two, in Falkland Road, faced a number of complications throughout her short life and passed away on Thursday, May 12 at Sunderland Royal Hospital.

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  3. 'We feel blessed for the time we had with her': Parents of little ...Read the original story

    May 18, 2016 | Sunderland Echo

    The parents of a Sunderland girl who lost her courageous struggle against a series of health problems say they feel blessed for the time they had with her. The youngster, who lived with parents Simone Clark and Josh Merrington and little sister Talia, two, in Falkland Road, faced a number of complications throughout her short life.

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  4. Updated 1 min agoRead the original story

    May 18, 2016 | The Indian Express

    JP Nadda, BJP national general secretary speaking during meet the press at press club on Thursday. Express photo by Jaipal Singh 9-6-2011 We have worked on all fronts.

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  5. Student Suspended, Accused Of Punching A Pregnant TeacherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | CBS Local

    An empty classroom of the Nisitenma elementary school in Osaka is seen on May 18, 2009. Japan has confirmed 129 swine flu cases and shuttered more than 2,000 schools and kindergartens in a bid to slow the spread of the virus that may already have infected hundreds.

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  6. Ar EditorialWHY You Don't Need Health Care ReformRead the original story

    May 18, 2016 | American Reporter

    Tonight, in a remote and rural part of west-central China's Qinghai Province, a town of 10,000 mostly Tibetan people is entirely quarantined as officials try to contain an outbreak of pneumonic plague. Residents can go anywhere in Ziketan within the quarantined area, but the roads in and out are blocked and no one can leave, the New York Times reported today .

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  7. Using oseltamivir for seasonal and pandemic influenzaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Crofs Blogs

    A debate about the market-leading influenza antiviral medication, oseltamivir, which initially focused on treatment for generally mild illness, has been expanded to question the wisdom of stockpiling for use in future influenza pandemics. Although randomized controlled trial evidence confirms that oseltamivir will reduce symptom duration by 17-25 hours among otherwise healthy adolescents and adults with community-managed disease, no randomized controlled trials have examined the effectiveness of oseltamivir against more serious outcomes.

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  8. Officials: Zika Expected to Spread through Homegrown MosquitoesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | KRGV

    Dallas, Houston, the Gulf Coast and the Rio Grande Valley are potential hotspots for the spread of the Zika virus, according to the Texas state health commissioner. Cases could start popping up soon, as the summer months draw closer.

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  9. SDGs to be at the centre of upcoming WHARead the original story

    May 17, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Speaking ahead of this year's World Health Assembly , World Health Organization Director-General Margaret Chan stressed Tuesday the importance of the Sustainable Development Goals in light of economic, social and environmental imperatives. "It is good that global health is taking such a prominent position especially in the context of the sustainable development agenda," she told press before next week's 69th WHA in Geneva.

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  10. U.S., Russia reinforce support for fragile Syrian cease-fireRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    The countries and organizations leading talks to secure a cease-fire in Syria reiterated their call on Tuesday for countries to adhere to the fragile cease-fire there, and to work with their allies in the region to comply. The International Syria Support Group, as the 26-party alliance led by the United States and Russia is known, issued a statement from Vienna, Austria, aimed at enforcing the cease-fire and boosting political negotiations between President Bashar Assad's regime and rebel groups.

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  11. Lawmakers spar over White House truthfulness on Iran dealRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    Democrats and Republicans on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee sparred Tuesday over whether the White House, led by national security adviser Ben Rhodes, misled the public about the nuclear agreement with Iran in order to sell the deal to Congress and the public. A panel of Iran experts invited to testify in Rhodes' stead by committee Republicans argued the administration created a false narrative in which America's only options were war or the nuclear deal, a dichotomy they said was misleading.

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  12. White House threatens to veto House Zika billRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    The White House on Tuesday warned that President Obama would veto a House Republican proposal to provide funding to fight the spread of the Zika virus, in part because it uses unspent money in the Health and Human Services coffers, but also because it falls far short of the White House's request for funding. "[T]he administration objects to the bill's use of previously-appropriated funding as an offset," the Office of Management and Budget's statement of administration policy says.

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  13. House appropriations advances defense spending bill amid veto threatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    The House Appropriations Committee unanimously approved the fiscal 2017 defense spending bill on Tuesday, sending it to the full House for consideration. The bill boosts the number of troops by 52,000 and uses about $18 billion from the war fund to cover base priorities, a funding move that mirrors the policy bill advanced by the House Armed Services Committee that has drawn criticism and a veto threat from the White House.

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  14. GOP rebrands EPA overreach bill to go after ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    Environmental Protection Agency "regulations under the Clean Water Act actually make it harder for our local communities to get the permits they need to go and kill the mosquitoes where they breed by sources of water," House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., told reporters Tuesday. The effort comes after weeks of accusations that the Republican Party is ignoring what has become a top public health concern for the nation.

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  15. Senate votes to allow 9/11 lawsuits against Saudi ArabiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    The Senate on Tuesday easily passed a bill President Obama opposes that would allow the families of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks to sue the Saudi Arabian government.

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  16. Senator to TSA: Improve airport wait times or resignRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    Sen. Mark Kirk, R-Ill., gave Transportation Security Administration Administrator Peter Neffenger an ultimatum this week to either reduce wait-times at airports by Memorial Day, or resign from his job. "The flying public is experiencing a high security risk and economic burden from unnecessary wait times and missed flights due to insufficient staffing at TSA," Kirk said in his letter to Neffenger.

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  17. Heterogeneous and Dynamic Prevalence of Asymptomatic Influenza Virus InfectionsRead the original story

    May 17, 2016 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Influenza infection manifests in a wide spectrum of severity, including symptomless pathogen carriers. We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of 55 studies to elucidate the proportional representation of these asymptomatic infected persons.

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  18. Molecular Diagnostics Market size to exceed $10 Billion by 2023: Global Market Insights Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | GlobeNewswire

    Molecular Diagnostics Market size, is poised to hit USD 10.03 billion by 2023; as per the latest research report by Global Market Insights, Inc. Strong and consistent regulatory support, encouraging R&D spending, and enhanced use of diagnostics in home healthcare is likely to drive the global molecular diagnostics market size. Sexually transmitted disease diagnostics will remain a major revenue puller, with revenue targeted to exceed USD 1.5 billion by 2023.

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  19. American OpinionCOUNTING Up the Savings of the 2010 CensusRead the original story

    May 16, 2016 | American Reporter

    One of my responsibilities as regional director is to make sure that taxpayer money is used responsibly. This week, we put a number to our collective good use of federal dollars: The Census Bureau will return not less than $1.6 billion of our budgeted funds for 2010.

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  20. 7-Eleven Readies Flu SuppliesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | CSP

    As the number of U.S. swine flu cases continues to increase, 7-Eleven Inc. said that it is stocking stores with merchandise to help curb the spread of the illness and alleviate the disease's symptoms, which are similar to seasonal influenza. A Kraft/ CSP Daily News last week asked, "Are you taking extra safety measures to protect your employees from swine flu? Of the 115 respondents, about 30% said "yes," about 30% said "no, but we are considering it" and about 40% said "no."

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