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  1. Liver Damage From Hepatitis C More Widespread Than ThoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WebMD

    ... can lead to cirrhosis and liver failure or liver cancer , according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. For the study, Gordon and his team analyzed records from 9,783 hepatitis C patients cared for at four large U.S. health care ...

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  2. HIV Testing Among Older Adults is Declining, Despite CDC RecommendationRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Infection Control Today

    Researchers led by the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health examined HIV testing trends among adults ages 50 through 64 both before and after 2006, when the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended that most doctors automatically screen all patients for HIV regardless of whether they have symptoms. The researchers found that gains in HIV testing were not sustained over time.

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  3. New Research Reveals The Potential Of Turmeric Against The CDC's 'Nightmare Bacteria'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Emailwire.com

    Orlando, FL -- Turmeric is popularized by the therapeutic ingredient it contains. This ingredient is called curcumin, and it is associated with a wide range of therapeutic benefits.

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  4. Short bouts of activity may offset lack of sustained exercise in kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... have a substantial impact on children's long-term health." According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than one third of children and adolescents are overweight or obese. Obesity puts children at risk for heart disease, ...

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  5. Symbiomix Completes Enrollment In Second Pivotal Trial Of SYM-1219...Read the original story

    Wednesday | BioSpace

    ... gynecological infection in the U.S. among women ages 15 to 44 [4,5]. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has stated that BV can cause serious health risks, including the following: Increasing the risk of contracting sexually ...

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  6. Only 1 in 5 Gay Teen Boys Get HIV TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MedlinePlus

    ... among older gay and bisexual men, the researchers noted. For example, a 2008 U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention-sponsored study of gay men found that 75 percent of those aged 18 to 19 had been tested for HIV. Major barriers to gay teens ...

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  7. Doctors want vaccination proof for schoolchildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Calgary Herald

    A doctor wears a stethoscope as he see a patient for a measles vaccination during a visit to the Miami Children's Hospital on June 02, 2014 in Miami, Florida. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention last week announced that in the United States they are seeing the most measles cases in 20 years as they warned clinicians, parents and others to watch for and get vaccinated against the potentially deadly virus.

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  8. Watch for Signs of Vision Trouble in ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Brush News-Tribune

    ... errors (nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism). According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), less than 15 percent of all preschool children receive an eye exam and 25 percent of children and adolescents have vision ...

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  9. Utah man dies from plague in 4th fatal case in US this yearRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | KCTV5

    ... Plague is a rare disease that is carried by rodents and spread by fleas. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says 11 other cases have been reported in six states since April 1. The other three people who died were ages 16, 52 and 79. ...

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  10. Texas Teen Fighting For His Life Against Brain-Eating AmoebaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    ... GoFundMe page says he is being treated with an experimental drug provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). N. fowleri may sound like something from the pages of a science fiction novel, but we've already seen two ...

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  11. FDA Wants Food Companies To Hand Over Their PathogensRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    ... and federal partners, including the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, have signed on. The participants agree that sequencing offers huge advantages over the 20-year-old genetic fingerprinting ...

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  12. Maine Governor Convenes Police Summit On Heroin CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    Maine Governor Paul LePage said on Wednesday the state would boost police efforts to fight its burgeoning heroin crisis, calling on support from the National Guard, a day after the top U.S. drug official pushed for improved access to treatment in the state. LePage held a closed-door meeting with state law enforcement officials and afterward his spokeswoman said he would not address the public so as not to politicize the issue.

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  13. Probiotics show no impact preventing gastrointestinal colonization with drug-resistant bugsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... in the patient's gastrointestinal ... Contact precautions are recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for all patients known to be infected with or carrying multidrug-resistant organisms (MDROs) such as ...

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  14. Car Firms Sued Over Keyless Ignition DefectRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sky News

    ... monoxide poisoning kills around 430 people a year in the US, according to ther Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The lawsuit was filed in the same federal court where Toyota has defended claims that some of its vehicles accelerated ...

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  15. Annual flu vaccines arrive in regionRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    "We don't know when flu will start showing up in full force," said Tupelo family physician Dr. Brad Crosswhite, who practices at IMA-Tupelo. "The CDC recommends getting the vaccine as soon as it's available, and we've got it available."

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  16. Town Hall Meeting, "Vaccinating Your Children," August 29Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Messenger

    A special Topanga town hall meeting will be held on Saturday, August 29, at 11 a.m. at Corazon Performing Arts to discuss a bill, SB277, that Governor Brown recently signed into law mandating vaccinations for all school-age children upon penalty of being denied their right to attend public or private school. Interestingly, the new law has united Californians from all walks of life-religious, racial, socioeconomic and political-in protest.

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  17. Psychologists tackle youth sport drop-out ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Games. Sports-related concussion has been referred to as an "epidemic" by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Emergency department visits for concussions have increased 62% between 2001 and 2009. Despite the lack of ... A slight majority ...

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  18. Reporting: PanamaSUPERMARKET Honcho Favored Over Labor in Panama's ElectionsRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | American Reporter

    About six months before the H1N1 'swine flu' virus broke out, an immigrant from Bangladesh began selling food on the streets of Mexico City. Shortly before his own death, the food vendor was visited by his brother, who became ill and returned to Bangladesh .

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  19. Fluoridating water is still good policyRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    As the largest municipal water provider in the state, Denver Water was positioned to reshape the debate. Had it decided to stop adding fluoride, other cities in the state almost certainly would have followed suit, clouding the future of the water treatment.

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  20. FDA wants food companies to hand over their pathogensRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... and federal partners, including the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, have signed on. The participants agree that sequencing offers huge advantages over the 20-year-old genetic fingerprinting ...

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