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  1. South Korea grapples to contain MERS as 1,364 in quarantineRead the original story

    4 min ago | GantDaily.com

    ... sanitizers. The virus acts like a cold and attacks the respiratory system, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has said. But symptoms, which include fever and a cough, are severe and can lead to pneumonia and kidney failure. About three ...

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  2. America not ready for a bioterror attack: ExpertsRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Washington Examiner

    ... 2 of the Whole System Live Agent Test at Dugway Proving Ground in Dugway, Utah. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating that aspect of what went wrong at Dugway Proving Ground, the Army installation in Utah that sent the anthrax ...

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  3. BPA in Canned Foods Less Common, but Still ThereRead the original story

    43 min ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    June 3, 2015 -- At least a third of canned foods have the chemical BPA in their linings, according to a new report from the Environmental Working Group . The report found that BPA, or bisphenol A, is less commonly used to line the inside of metal food cans today.

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  4. A Dark Night is Good for Your HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ecology Global Network

    Today most people do not get enough sleep. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has called insufficient sleep an epidemic .

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  5. Where Is the Leadership in This MERS Crisis?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Chosun Ilbo

    ... of MERS. She has yet to lead any meetings on the disease or drop into the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Instead she stuck to her normal schedule, going to Yeosu on Tuesday to open a business center, seemingly oblivious to the ...

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  6. The importance of the measles vaccine must be emphasizedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    I am writing to add support to the article regarding measles vaccines and improved overall health . I am a pediatric nurse and have seen the panic and hysteria with every outbreak of disease.

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  7. More Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... Day Weekend in Spencer County and soon, Dillon's foot started turning black. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say a number of different strains can lead to necrotizing fasciitus. Health officials say they're all very common and they ...

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  8. Pentagon may have sent live anthrax to itself - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    ... Maryland has reported actually receiving live anthrax, while the Pentagon and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are trying to determine if live anthrax shipments were made to the other facilities. Officials are maintaining there is no ...

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  9. Popular kale not better than spinach in nutrient densityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times

    Kale is used in a lentil winter salad. Kale has a nutrient density score of 49.07, is ranking it lower than the traditional vegetable of spinach, according to a study published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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  10. U.S. melanoma rate double what it was 30 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    The incidence of melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, has doubled in the U.S. in the last 30 years and is on track to remain high unless Americans take more precautions to protect themselves from ultraviolet radiation, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday. CDC researchers tallied a total of 65,647 new cases of melanoma in 2011, according to a Vital Signs study published in the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.

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  11. Toxic Substances are topic of Congress House Committee Markup today & WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Congressional fights over 62,000+ unregulated chemicals can be complicated by TPP, TTIP, & remand to each state. House Committee Markup today & Wednesday -- Hope you'll read on! There are TPA , TPP, TTIP, and now comes the fight to protect the U.S. from over 62,000 unregulated chemicals of which less than 1% have been tested for safety.

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  12. Salmonella outbreak eases, county officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    ... of 53 people were infected in nine states by May 21, according to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Ten people were hospitalized, but none died. Neither county nor federal officials ordered a tuna recall, so restaurants and ...

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  13. US anthrax samples haven't been used for yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | DurhamRegion.com

    Three laboratory test kits that may have mistakenly contained live anthrax and that were sent from the United States to Canada have not been used for years, the Department of National Defence and the Public Health Agency of Canada said late Tuesday. A source close to the investigation in the United States confirmed that three test kits that may have contained live anthrax samples were sent to Canada by the U.S. Army laboratory at Dugway Proving Ground in Utah.

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  14. Get tough on distracted drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Denver Post

    Based on the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's 2014 study of distracted driving, an estimated 56 people will die in Colorado this year and 7,000 will be injured in crashes caused by distracted drivers, usually talking, texting or otherwise using a cellphone. The next legislature should make using a cellphone while driving a vehicle a primary traffic offense for which police can stop drivers and issue a significant ticket - a $200 fine, for example.

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  15. Sun safety tips and factsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... Wear light weight long-sleeved shirts and pants when possible. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , clothes made from tightly woven fabric offer the best protection from the sun. A wet T-shirt has less UV protection than a ...

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  16. Pentagon uncertain about extent of anthrax shipmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... 2 of the Whole System Live Agent Test at Dugway Proving Ground in Dugway, Utah. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating that aspect of what went wrong at Dugway Proving Ground, the Army installation in Utah that sent the anthrax ...

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  17. Overnight Healthcare: 10.2M paid for ObamaCare plans in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... llnesses and about 23,000 deaths in the United States each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Read more here .

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  18. The Pentagon and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are investigating.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | FOX Carolina

    ... and has been frozen since then, state health officials said. The Pentagon and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are investigating the scope and details of the anthrax shipments.

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  19. Why This 5.8%-Yielding REIT Is A Strong BuyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    HCP is perfectly set up to profit from the trend, as the company should see higher demand for its healthcare-related properties. The declining stock price has created a cheap valuation given this tailwind.

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  20. Dept. of Health: Camp provides resources for autistic youthRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Journal-Advocate

    ... of disorders that affect behavior, communication and social interaction. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report one out of every 68 kids in the United States has autism. Camp New Amigos is one of only two summer camps in New Mexico ...

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