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  1. GoLocalProv | News | Rhode Island Awaits for CDC Determination on Measles in StateRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Go Local

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is continuing to investigate a potential case of measles in Rhode Island -- a full week after parents and families in Barrington were first informed that they had been in contact with someone who could possibly have the virus. "We expect the determination later this week," said Christina Batastini, the Chief Officer of Health Promotion at the Rhode island Department of Health.

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  2. Montgomery #1 for STDs, efforts underway to combat problemRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | WTVM

    ... new report . The findings are making national headlines. Using 2013 data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, RentApplication.com mapped out the number of cases of syphilis, gonorrhea and chlamydia (herpes data was not collected). ...

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  3. Map of nationwide STD rates shows Jefferson County 'in the red'Read the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Watertown Daily Times

    In Jefferson County, there are more than 630 sexually transmitted diseases per 100,000 people, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC data were recently published in the form of an interactive map on RentApplication.com.

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  4. Recalled Products Due to Possible Salmonella ContaminationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KGWN

    Kroger has issued a recall of several spices over concerns that they may be contaminated with salmonella. According to the Centers for Disease Control, and Prevention, salmonella kills 380 people each year, and hospitalizes 19,000.

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  5. FDA bans import of some cilantro from Mexico due to feces contaminationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Big News Network.com

    ... Mexico must be transported with documentation proving its origination. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said outbreaks of cyclosporiasis -- severe diarrhea caused by a parasite -- in 2013 and 2014 can in some cases be linked to ...

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  6. CDC offers new warning about risks of edible potRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Columbia Daily Herald

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is providing chilling new details about a 19-year-old college student who leaped four stories to his death at a Holiday Inn in Denver after eating a pot cookie. The case is Exhibit A in a stern warning about the dangers of edible pot that calls for clearer labels, better education and dosage guidelines that advocate limited portion sizes.

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  7. How Big Pharma gets away with injecting children with neurotoxic heavy metalsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NewsTarget.com

    ... to protect the reputation of vaccines. So-called regulatory agencies such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and various others all jumped aboard. ...

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  8. Cancer connection? Gitmo lawyers anxious about ill colleagues, 3 deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... to comment on the existence or status of the GuantA namo health complaint. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday likewise refused to comment on whether it was involved in the case, and instead referred all questions to the ...

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  9. How Digital Therapeutics Can Help Payers Out of Regulatory FixRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... standards of the Diabetes Prevention Recognition Program, run by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Some digital programs have demonstrated similar or better results than the in-person Diabetes Prevention Program, which has been ...

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  10. National briefs: CDC releases details in pot cookie deathRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is providing new details about a 19-year-old college student who leaped four stories to his death at a Holiday Inn in Denver after eating a pot cookie. A police report indicated that he first ate only a single piece of the cookie, but, not feeling any effects, consumed the remainder soon after.

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  11. Seen At 11: New Report Says Red Eyes At Pool Caused By Urine, Not ChlorineRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

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  12. Governor Martinez announces vaccination programRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... year. During last year's program, more than 5,700 vaccines were administered. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say that healthy students are better on all levels of academic achievement, including academic performance, education ...

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  13. Heroin in mid-MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KMIZ

    Heroin deaths in the U.S. quadruple, with the greatest increase in usage in the Midwest. ABC 17's Marissa Hollowed speaks with an undercover sergeant of the Columbia Police narcotics unit, an addiction specialist and a recovering heroin addict to see why the drug is killing so many people.

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  14. First Confirmed Case of West Nile Virus in LA County This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NBC Los Angeles

    ... headache, nausea, body aches, and a mild skin rash," according to the agency. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that less than one percent of people infected develop a serious neurological illness that could prove to be fatal. ...

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  15. 10 Essential Facts About SunscreenRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    ... July 2015 Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, researchers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) examined the results of a 2013 survey and found that only 14.3 percent of men, and 29.9 percent of women, in America ...

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  16. Tanning troubles: Fewer people head indoors to seek raysRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... to 1.8 percent, according to the institute. The institute's study looked at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's 2010 and 2013 National Health Interview Surveys, which ask Americans a wide range of health questions. The decrease in ...

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  17. Hospital infection program producing resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ABC15.com

    A new federal crackdown that takes money away from hospitals with high infection rates already is prompting reforms in its first year in some Phoenix locations, such as Maricopa Medical Center and St. Luke's Medical Center. For decades, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has worked to reduce infection rates by educating hospitals on best practices and making public the number of infections that are contracted by patients while at each facility.

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  18. Richmond makes top 10 list of 'Most Sexually Diseased Cities in the USA'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NBC12

    Using data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, RentApplication.com compiled the list, using reports of syphilis, gonorrhea and chlamydia. The website measured rates per 100,000 people to compare larger cities with smaller ones.

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  19. Second mosquito pool tests positive for West Nile virus in WindsorRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Windsor Star

    ... themselves," according to the health unit. This 2006 photo made available by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows a female Aedes aegypti mosquito acquiring a blood meal from a human host at the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta. ...

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  20. Cilantro from Mexico suspected in intestinal parasite outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... including one here in Lubbock. An import alert from the FDA says, "The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and state public health officials have identified annually recurring outbreaks (in 2012, 2013, and 2014) of cyclosporiasis in the ...

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