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  1. Baby born in Texas with microcephaly linked to ZikaRead the original story

    4 min ago | The Bandera County Courier

    ... personnel is coordinating with Harris County Public Health and the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to follow the case. Texas has logged 59 cases of Zika virus disease, including three confirmed cases of Zika in pregnant ...

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  2. Rauner: Illinois doing all it can on Legionnairesa casesRead the original story

    37 min ago | KDWN

    ... illness and make sure they receive care immediately," Shah said, referring to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Federal officials have said the bacteria that caused the outbreak last year were likely spread by an aging water system at ...

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  3. Diabetes Prevention Programs Beneficial in Improving Cardio-Metabolic ProfilesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Newswise

    A new study by researchers at Emory's Rollins School of Public Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that lifestyle modification programs modeled on diabetes prevention programs trials not only achieved weight reduction, but also additional metabolic benefits -specifically, reductions in blood sugar, blood pressure, and cholesterol levels. The researchers compiled data from 44 published studies with nearly 9,000 adults participating in DPP conducted in US communities, clinics, and through online media.

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  4. Mosquitoes suspected in 2 new mysterious Florida Zika casesRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... in Florida in the past, according to Tom Skinner, a spokesman for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The virus is mainly spread by mosquitoes, as well as sex. So far, the 1,400 infections reported in the U.S. have been linked to ...

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  5. County offering Hepatitis C testsRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | The Madison Courier

    Jefferson County Health Department officials plan to begin offering free Hepatitis C testing during Wednesday's walk-in clinic on a limited-time basis. The decision to allow for the free testing comes after the state received funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention following the largest Human Immunodeficiency Virus outbreak in Indiana's history during 2015.

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  6. a Butlera Director Lee Daniels Inflates a Gun Violencea Numbers By 66% in DNC Gun Control PleaRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Breitbart.com

    ... . "That's 33,000 people a year," she added. But official death numbers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) tell a different story. According to the CDC numbers , the United States averages about 30,000 firearm-related deaths ...

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  7. Florida is Investigating Two More Cases of Zika Not Related to TravelRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Time

    ... to suggest local transmission via mosquitoes is going on in South Florida," said Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) spokesman Tom Skinner. All four cases have been identified in the Miami-Dade and Broward counties. Local transmission ...

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  8. Scientists find new antibiotic in the human noseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... of MRSA infections is among the highest of all antibiotic-resistant threats. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates more than 80,000 invasive MRSA infections and more than 11,000 related deaths occurred in 2011, the last year for ...

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  9. "Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Catastrophe" the Most Controversial Film in ...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | BroadcastNewsroom

    ... on Oversight & Government Reform, the entity responsible for subpoenaing the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) whistleblower, Dr. broadcasting the stories of the vaccine injured families they meet along the way, as well as local ...

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  10. 9/11 worker pleads for medical coverage with billboardsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... The signs include Megna's name and picture. A spokeswoman for the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which administers the fund, says there's not enough evidence yet to connect the condition to Ground Zero. The Associated Press is ...

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  11. Zika Now Tied to MiscarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | HON

    ... for the virus may need to be expanded. The current testing window set by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is 14 days. In the United States, the CDC has been keeping a close eye on Zika, and revising its recommendation for pregnant ...

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  12. Florida identifies two more Zika cases not related to travelRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    An anti Zika virus kit, including a bug net, mosquito repellent, condoms, literature and anti mosquito dunks, is pictured in this April 29, 2016 photo illustration. The Florida health department said on Wednesday it was investigating another two cases of Zika not related to travel to a place where the virus is being transmitted, raising the possibility of local Zika transmission in the continental United States.

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  13. Rauner: Illinois doing all it can on Legionnaires' casesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... illness and make sure they receive care immediately," Shah said, referring to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Federal officials have said the bacteria that caused the outbreak last year were likely spread by an aging water system at ...

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  14. Want to cut your risk of stroke by up to 90%? Read thisRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    ... and more than two out of three survivors will end up with a disability. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report one American dies from a stroke roughly every four minutes, making it the fifth leading cause of death in the U.S. The ...

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  15. CDC issues zika travel alert for SabaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    Following reported local mosquito transmission of zika virus infection, the Centers for Disease Control and Preventions on Tuesday issued a zika virus travel notice for Saba. Local mosquito transmission means that mosquitoes in the area are infected with zika virus and are spreading it to people.

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  16. Legislation highlights divisions on Lyme diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... is a condition that patient activists call "chronic Lyme disease" and that the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has labeled "post-treatment Lyme disease syndrome." In a small number of patients, symptoms such as fatigue, muscle aches, ...

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  17. Fla. health officials: 2 more Zika virus cases may not be travel-relatedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WPBF

    ... Zika (virus) announced by the Florida Department of Health earlier today. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) continues to closely coordinate with the State of Florida and the Administration has offered Federal support and technical ...

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  18. 1 hour of activity offsets 8 hours of sittingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    ... States, just 21% of the population meets the advised minimum, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But Ekelund's team believes the new findings add to the existing guidelines and help tailor advice to people who spend more ...

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  19. Florida officials investigating 4 possible non-travel-related Zika casesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WTVR Richmond

    ... mosquitos is going on in South Florida," Tom Skinner, senior press officer at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, wrote in an email. "These cases fit similar transmission patterns (of) mosquito borne diseases like chikungunya that we've ...

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  20. Florida identifies Zika cases not travel relatedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | RTE.ie

    The Florida health department said it is investigating another two cases of Zika not related to travel to a place where the virus is being transmitted, raising the possibility of local Zika transmission in the continental United States. The Florida health department said it has identified an additional case of Zika in Miami-Dade County, where it was already investigating a possible case of Zika not related to travel, and another case in Broward County, where it has been investigating a non-travel related case.

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