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  1. Washington woman's measles death is first in US since 2003Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NBC12

    ... director of the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There have been 178 cases in the country so far this year. "We really rely on people who can be vaccinated to protect those ...

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  2. Don't forget to slather the sunscreen on your kids this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KFVS12

    According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a few serious sunburns is all it takes to increase a child's risk of skin cancer later in life. So don't forget the sunscreen while you celebrate summer.

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  3. South Korea: More on MERS at Samsung Medical CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

    ... Center for about four hours," said Jeong Eun-gyeong, an official with the Korean Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). "At that time, her body temperature was normal and she did not have any respiratory symptoms." Because she developed ...

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  4. Weight-Loss Surgery Edges Out Lifestyle Changes For Type 2 DiabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    ... - about 9 percent of the U.S. population - have diabetes, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. About 30 percent of them are undiagnosed. Type 2 diabetes, the most common form, is often linked to obesity. In type 2 diabetes, ...

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  5. Children in Rahway Learn Water Safety at the YRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | PR.com

    As part of The Gateway Family YMCA's ongoing commitment to reduce drowning rates and teach children water safety, The Gateway Family YMCA - Rahway Branch will provide scholarships for swim instruction and water safety to children from communities surrounding Rahway, NJ. Fatal drowning is the second-leading cause of death for children ages one to 14 years old according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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  6. When yoga and apps become get-ahead toolsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... we're maintaining eight-hour sleep periods incorporating five REM cycles. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has the numbers: Sleep deprivation costs the U.S. economy $63 billion a year in lost productivity. We seek techniques to do more ...

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  7. EMS agencies track patient survival with national cardiac arrest registryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | EMS1

    ... was established in 2004 through a collaborative effort between Emory and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and has since expanded both nationally and internationally. Currently more than 800 EMS agencies and over 1,300 hospitals in 36 ...

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  8. AngioScreen: Cardiovascular Technology Sponsors World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare CongressRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | PR.com

    ... United States each year that's one in every four deaths, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The AngioScreen technology, although it does not take the place of a comprehensive exam, enables both physicians and patients ...

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  9. 3 Things You Can Catch from a PoolRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... illnesses and one death between 2011-2012, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . Learn what icky things you can pick up, plus how to ward them off. One of the top causes of post- swim illness is a parasite ...

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  10. Antibiotic resistance: Understanding the connection to antibiotic use in animals raised for foodRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    ... In animals raised for food, FDA-approved uses of antibiotics include: The FDA and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend antibiotics that are important for human health be limited for use in food-producing animals only when it's ...

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  11. Immigrant children given adult dose of hepatitis A vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | News Tribune

    ... available in multiple languages," Rocha said in a statement. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the hepatitis A virus can cause liver infection and is usually transmitted among individuals and through the consumption of ...

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  12. Children at detention center given adult doses of hepatitis A vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... spread to people who have not been vaccinated against the virus, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The vaccine is very safe, although side effects have been reported, the center said. About 100 people in the U.S. die each ...

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  13. Staying healthy means keeping cool as summer heat settles inRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    ... to extreme heat and should take extra precautions during hot weather, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports. Across much of Oklahoma, including the Oklahoma City metro area, Oklahoma Gas and Electric Co., the American Red Cross and ...

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  14. Stopping an epidemic in its tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | O-R Online

    Conservatives frequently rail about Hollywood being in the pocket of liberal Democrats, but there's not much of a chance comedian Jim Carrey is going to be breaking bread with California Gov. Jerry Brown any time soon.

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  15. Many new teen drivers 'crash' in simulated driving taskRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... crashes remain the number one cause of death among teens, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Nearly seven teens between 16 and 19 die every day in the United States from motor vehicle accidents, the CDC says. ...

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  16. Windsor recreation department celebrates parks and recreation month, promotes healthy livingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Windsor Now

    ... three to six months." Because of this, a variety of organizations including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Trust for Public Land recognize parks and recreation as part of the healthcare system. "This has led to a widespread ...

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  17. North Carolina woman forges new life from wheelchairRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Windsor Beacon

    ... to Brandee Ponder, the local coordinator for Ms. Wheelchair North Carolina. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 2.2 million Americans depend on a wheelchair for everyday mobility. With an aging population, wounded vets and ...

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  18. Immigrant children in Texas detention center given adult dose of hepatitis A vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... available in multiple languages," Rocha said in a statement. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the hepatitis A virus can cause liver infection and is usually transmitted among individuals and through the consumption of ... 1 comment

  19. Drunk Drivers Killing, Injuring San DiegansRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | San Diego NewsCape

    Every 51 minutes, an American dies in a motor vehicle crash involving an alcohol-impaired driver. That's about 30 people each day according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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  20. Washington womana s measles death is first in US since 2003Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKRN

    ... director of the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There have been 178 cases in the country so far this year. "We really rely on people who can be vaccinated to protect those ...

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