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  1. City confirms first case of West Nile Virus in Lubbock in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... mosquito bites. These include: For more information on West Nile Virus visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website at: http://www.cdc.gov/westnile/index.html

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  2. Connecticut Congressional delegation announces nearly $31 million in...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | StamfordPlus.com

    ... te. A The Connecticut Department of Public Health received $3.6 million from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to support state efforts to combat the opioid epidemic, including to support work by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.

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  3. Babies exclusively breastfed are at less risk of obesity in their first year, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Boston.com

    ... 80 percent of mothers in Massachusetts choose to breastfeed, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "It becomes especially important if there's a history of obesity in the family," said Marsha Walker, a registered nurse, ...

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  4. 1) Outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in South Dakota causing concernRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | KSFY

    ... th weakened immune systems, and those who have underlying medical conditions. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is helping to investigate the increase.

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  5. Syphilis cases in newborns more than doubled in 5 years, CDC saysRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Washington Times

    The number of babies born with syphilis has more than doubled in just five years, according to a report published Tuesday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There were 918 cases of congenital syphilis in 2017 - passed from a mother to her baby during pregnancy or delivery - up from 362 in 2013.

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  6. Number of Babies Born With Syphilis in US Doubles in Four YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Voice of America

    ... in the United States has more than doubled since 2013, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In a report released Tuesday, the CDC said the number of cases of congenital syphilis, in which the disease is passed from the ...

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  7. Newborn syphilis cases in U.S. reach 20 year highRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS News

    New research from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds that reported cases of congenital syphilis, in which the disease is passed from mother to her baby during pregnancy or delivery, have more than doubled since 2013. that can lead to serious complications if not treated.

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  8. Diabetes undiagnosed in more than 7 million Americans, according to CDC 17 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC 33/40

    Tens of millions of people have diabetes and many don't know it, according to statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. ABC 33/40 sat down with a doctor and a Type 2 Diabetes patient to explain what Alabamians need to be aware in their own lives.

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  9. Chambersburg Hospital to soon reopen patient roomsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Chambersburg Hospital patient rooms to reopen in a few weeks The hospital is undergoing repairs after mold was found in several rooms earlier this month. Check out this story on publicopiniononline.com: https://ponews.co/2Idu2vP Patients have been transferred from Chambersburg Hospital, as seen Friday, September 7, 2018.

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  10. Newborn syphilis cases in US reach highest level in 20 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Fairfield Citizen-News

    This 1972 microscope image provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows a Treponema pallidum bacterium which causes the disease syphilis. A report released on Tuesday, Sept.

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  11. Syphilis cases in newborn babies reach 20-year high, CDC saysRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WTVR Richmond

    Congenital syphilis cases -- when a mother passes syphilis onto her baby during pregnancy or delivery -- have more than doubled in the United States since 2013, according to an report released Tuesday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Congenital syphilis cases -- when a mother passes syphilis onto her baby during pregnancy or delivery -- have more than doubled in the United States since 2013, according to an report released Tuesday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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  12. Shelly Barnes: From the heart: Angel Gown sewing party brings...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lebanon Democrat

    The other day I briefly mentioned our first baby in passing to my mama. My daughter, Ripley, was within earshot.

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  13. Hawaiian macadamia nut products recalled due to E. coli concernRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KVEW-TV Kennewick

    ... most people become sick three to four days after exposure, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Symptoms can include diarrhea that is sometimes bloody, vomiting and fever. Most people recover within five to seven days. ...

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  14. It's rare that babies contract the Herpes simplex virus. If they do, it can be fatal.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Jackson Sun

    Number of babies born with syphilis has more than doubled since 2013 The CDC reports a surge in cases of newborns with syphilis Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: https://usat.ly/2pBI8Po The number of babies born with syphilis surged from 362 in 2013 to 918 in 2017, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Tuesday. The number of babies born with syphilis has surged 154 percent since 2013, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a trend that medical professionals said shows the need to be vigilant about testing and treating the potentially deadly disease.

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  15. Study Shows Link Between Breastfeeding and Infant Health is Not Straight-forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Health News Digest

    ... than 1,000 participants in the Infant Feeding Practices Study II, designed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration, appear in the journal Social Science & Medicine: Population Health. The World Health ...

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  16. NBT Potential for Ebola Screening Breath TestRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | World News Report

    ... or objects contaminated by someone ill with the disease, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In some cases, the virus is spread from contact with someone who has died from the disease. The virus enters the body through ...

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  17. US investigation links 17 illnesses, 1 death to ground beef recalled for E. coliRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MLive.com

    More than 132,000 pounds of ground beef product shipped to retail locations across the U.S. have been recalled due to the risk they are contaminated with E. coli. The U.S. Department of Agriculture reports its Food Safety Inspection Service, the CDC and Colorado state health officials identified that raw ground beef was "the probable source of the reported illnesses."

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  18. Doctor On Demand Joins the Fight Against Antibiotic ResistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... Doctor On Demand joins The AMR Challenge, an initiative being led by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), to demonstrate leadership in the practice of socially responsible ...

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  19. Sexual Minority Teens Engage in More Sexual Risk Than Heterosexual PeersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | POZ

    High school sexual minorities - those who identify as non-heterosexuals or report same-sex sexual partners - engage in a higher rate of sexual risk behaviors than their nonsexual-minority peers. That is according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's first-ever analysis comparing sexual risk behaviors among teenagers according to subgroups based on sexual orientation and also the sex of young people's partners.

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  20. North American Extremity Tissue Expanders Market Analysis (2018-2025) Featuring Mentor Worldwide, Allergan, Sientra, PMT Corporation and Koken - ResearchAndMarkets.comRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... congenital deformity is also anticipated to boost market demand. As stated by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in 2014, annually, around 40 million people in U.S. visit the emergency room because of trauma injuries including ...

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