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  1. Head to Head Analysis: Geovax Labs (GOVX) & Its PeersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Diseases of the National Institutes of Health; the HIV Vaccines Trial Network; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; United States Army Research Institute of Infectious Disease; U.S. Naval Research Laboratory; Emory University; University of ...

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  2. US preparing to add Venezuela to list of state sponsors of terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Mississippi Press

    ... from various agencies, including the Department of Health and Human Services, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which is part of HHS, and the U.S. Agency for International Development. Rubio, a Cuban American who organized a letter in ...

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  3. More US children confirmed with paralyzing polio-like illness AFMRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WAAY

    More children have been diagnosed with acute flaccid myelitis , the polio-like paralyzing illness, according to numbers released Monday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There have now been 106 confirmed cases of AFM in 29 states this year, according to the CDC, an increase of 16 since last week.

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  4. Kelly Osbourne talks about her 'difficult' road to sobriety, and...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    ... that is most common among younger adults ages 18 to 35, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . The World Health Organization estimates that 5.4% of the population worldwide suffers from drug and alcohol-related issues. What's ...

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  5. Anti-vaccination stronghold hit with worst chickenpox outbreak in decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    Cases of chickenpox have been multiplying at the Asheville Waldorf School, which serves children from nursery school to sixth grade in Asheville, North Carolina. About a dozen infections grew to 28 at the beginning of the month.

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  6. Rubella infections across Japan raise concerns: ReportRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... prevent a pandemic," the Japan Times reported her as saying. Last month, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) raised its alert level for the rubella outbreak to level two, the second-highest of its three-level warnings. On its ...

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  7. Duke University students may have been exposed to bacterial meningitisRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WRAL.com

    Duke University officials said they are working to contact those who may have come into contact with the infected student. Officials with the Durham County Health Department said those most-at risk would be people who came into direct exposure to the student's saliva through kissing, sharing a drink or prolonged exposure to coughing.

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  8. CDC Establishes AFM Task Force - Press ReleaseRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    CDC Director Robert R. Redfield, M.D., announced today the establishment of an Acute Flaccid Myelitis Task Force to aid in the ongoing investigation to define the cause of, and improve treatment and outcomes for, patients with AFM. The AFM Task Force will bring together experts from a variety of scientific, medical, and public health disciplines to help solve this critical public health issue.

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  9. A Duke student is hospitalized after being diagnosed with bacterial meningitisRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | HeraldSun.com

    ... measure to lower the risk even further," the Duke Today article said. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says bacterial meningitis is very serious and can result in death or disability. On average, 4,100 cases and 500 deaths were ...

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  10. One-third of parents wona t vaccinate child against flu: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... percent of those fatalities occurred in unvaccinated children, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. While influenza activity in the U.S. remains low, health officials have documented the strain of influenza A circulating ...

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  11. CDC sets up task force as polio-like condition spreadsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Monday it has established a task force to assist in an ongoing investigation into a rare condition that affects the nervous system and which has been detected in over 100 people this year.

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  12. Bacterial Vaginosis Treatment Market : Global Forecast over 2025Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... symptoms such as itching, discharge, odor, and discomfort. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), around 84% of women suffering from bacterial vaginosis have no symptoms. It is the most common disorder of genital tract ...

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  13. Tachycardia Market for Parkinson's Disease Set to Record Exponential Growth by 2024Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... and related risk factors such as lung diseases and hypertension. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's prediction, 12 million people will be affected with atrial fibrillation by 2050 worldwide. On the other hand, a few ...

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  14. Senators: USDA must give details on turkey contaminationRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... exposure to the multi-drug-resistant Salmonella Reading strain, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Sixty-three of those people have been hospitalized; one person in California died. The strain can be difficult to treat in ...

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  15. The US has a drinking problem. Solutions are hardRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily World

    ... sold, and sales taxes, which are based on the retail price. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a 10 percent increase in taxes leads to a 5 to 8 percent decline in drinking. For states, that's good news and bad news. While ...

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  16. Break your leaf-blower habitRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Boston.com

    It's the whine of the season, when the infernal pitch of leaf blowers makes our blood run high. Despite the headbanger decibels, the warnings that leaf blowers pollute the air with fossil fuel and a toxic cocktail of particulates that get into the lungs, and the halting efforts to ban the behemoths across the country, homeowners around these parts insist on pulling the rip cord every November.

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  17. One-third of U.S. parents plan to skip flu shots for their kids this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... with hundreds hospitalized due to flu-related illnesses, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC also reported that 80% of the children who died were unvaccinated. The CDC said last flu season, 57.9% of children ...

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  18. An echo of polio: AFM paralyzes children and terrifies parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... may seem low but the pace of suspected cases is quickening. On Monday the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention launched a task force to help understand and treat AFM. The disease causes muscles to atrophy, leaving some victims paralyzed ...

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  19. There's more than one way moms are eating placenta. Here's...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... Christin, the director of media relations and communications, told USA TODAY. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , however, warns that consuming placenta may cause harm to your newborn. The Oregon Health Authority documented a case in ...

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  20. Salmonella Scare: Here's How To Make Sure Your Thanksgiving Day Turkey Is SafeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Mamaroneck Daily Voice

    In the wake of a monthslong nationwide Salmonella outbreak - and just in time for Thanksgiving - involving raw turkey products, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is offering tips to ensure that Americans stay healthy during the holiday. Thousands of pounds of turkey products have been recalled that may be associated with an illness outbreak of Salmonella.

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