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  1. Too many people still go to the ERRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Seattle Times

    ... medical attention. Over half need to be seen within an hour, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But do they need a fully staffed hospital emergency department? A man who passes out may just require a safe place to sober up. ...

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  2. Resources to recognize and help troubled youthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Philly.com

    ... the early 20s, according to the National Institute of Mental Health. (Sadly, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that suicide is the second-leading cause of death in people ages 15-24). Of the two million young people struggling ...

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  3. State and poultry industry take precautions against bird fluRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... for farms, but the disease poses low risk to human health, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In Iowa, the nation's leading producer of eggs, more than 31.5 million birds have been affected, leading Gov. Terry Branstad to ...

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  4. Some Montana schools missing vaccine benchmark, data showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... who choose to file religious exemption paperwork in 2012-13, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , ranking it in the upper fourth of states. However, Montana hasn't seen as sharp a spike in vaccine objections as some states. ...

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  5. Existing drug causes older rats to lose weightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Coastal Courier

    ... of people older than 65 are obese, according to a study published in 2012 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Carter and Drake Morgan, Ph.D., an assistant professor of psychiatry, are the lead co-authors of a paper that shows ...

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  6. Medical mystery: What's behind fatigue, elevated liver enzymes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Philly.com

    ... needed a transfusion but never had cause to worry about it until now. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently recommended that everyone born between 1945 and 1965 should be screened at least once for hepatitis C because of the ...

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  7. As U.S. smoking rate drops, smokers more likely to quitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KNDU

    ... said. Smoking rates have declined significantly since 1965, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Back then, about 42 percent of the adult population smoked; about 18 percent of American adults are cigarette smokers now, ...

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  8. South Korea: MERS revealed flaws in systemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Crofs Blogs

    ... will manage to deal with the situation," he said. Kim said the role of the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), a research center affiliated with the Ministry of Health and Welfare, needs to be strengthened. "For the CDC to ...

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  9. A letter to parents hesitant about vaccinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Kevin, M.D.

    Below is a letter I have written to parents who are hesitant about giving vaccinations to their children. I don't know how many it will convince, but I needed a respectful and informative way to follow up with parents who expressed concerns or declined vaccinations, and this is what I now share with them after such visits.

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  10. Harrop: Nowadays, we meditate, medicate for successRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Columbian

    ... 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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  11. South Korea: Half of confirmed MERS patients recoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Crofs Blogs

    ... currently being monitored for possible infection, said Jeong Eun-kyung from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at the Health Ministry. Among them, 394 of them have been quarantined at home, while 137 have been isolated in medical ...

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  12. Use antibiotic stewardship programs to help reduce antibiotic resistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Kevin, M.D.

    Antibiotic resistance is an alarming and increasing threat to global public health. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , two million people a year become infected with bacteria resistant to antibiotics and lead to 23,000 deaths in the United States alone.

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  13. It's pee -- not chlorine -- that turns your eyes red in poolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | 12NewsNow.Com

    Courtesy Gabrielle Karol, News10 Swimmers with red, irritated eyes coming out of the pool usually chalk it up to chlorine. But the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it's actually chlorine mixed with urine, sweat, fecal matter and dirt hurting your eyes -- not the chlorine alone.

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  14. Brazil's Minister Levy Out of Hospital, Plans U.S. TripRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | Bloomberg

    ... y of the lung that has migrated from elsewhere in the body, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's website. Blood clots, also called deep vein thrombosis, can be a serious risk for long-distance travelers.

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  15. CDC report: 1 in 8 Americans with HIV don't know they have itRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... for nearly one-third of HIV transmissions in the United States, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report. The report, which was released Thursday and is the first to look at the prevalence of diagnosed and undiagnosed HIV ...

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  16. Autistic girl triumphs over diagnosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Palladium-Item

    ... girl and then it was gone; something took her happiness away," Dena said. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate one in 68 children are identified with autism spectrum disorder, a 30-percent increase in just two years according to ...

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  17. 4 Most Successful Vaccines in Medical HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | News Max

    Vaccines have a history of success throughout the world. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , vaccines prevented more than 730,000 deaths and more than 322 million cases of illness among U.S. children born between 1994 and 2013.

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  18. How Much Revenue Do Vaccines Generate?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | News Max

    Vaccines generate billions of dollars in revenue for drug companies as costs paid by the federal government - which purchases half of all the vaccines for the nation's children - have risen 15-fold since 1986, The New York Times reported . Annual immunization costs have gone from $100 per child in 1986 to $2,192 per child in 2015, the Times noted, citing data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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  19. CDC report: 1 in 8 Americans with HIV don't know they have the virusRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | USA Today

    ... for nearly one-third of HIV transmissions in the United States, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report. The report, which was released Thursday and is the first to look at the prevalence of diagnosed and undiagnosed HIV ...

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  20. Editorial: Make an extra effort to keep yourself, loved ones coolRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... to be one hot summer ahead, we've provided a list of heat safety tips from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Let's beat the heat, by being safe this summer. - Air conditioning is the No. 1 protective factor against heat-related illness ...

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