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  1. How To Avoid 35 Major Chronic Ailments: Just Keep MovingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | CalorieLab Calorie Counter News

    ... of these afflictions, it would be enough to swing an election. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, chronic diseases are the leading cause of death and disability in the United States, being responsible for a stunning 70 ...

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  2. 1.6 million child-bearing women in Latin America could get ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Up to 1.6 million child-bearing women in Central and South America may be at risk for infection with the Zika virus by the end of the first phase of the epidemic, new research suggests. Mosquito-borne Zika has been linked with serious birth defects including microcephaly, where babies are born with too-small heads and brains.

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  3. Gold Medal, Signature KitchensRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | US Food and Drug Administration

    Due to four new confirmed illnesses, General Mills is adding additional flour production dates to the previously announced U.S. retail flour recall that was originally announced on May 31, 2016. The illnesses reported to health officials continue to be connected with consumers reporting that they ate or handled uncooked dough or ate uncooked batter made with raw flour.

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  4. Is it safe to swim?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Amarillo.com

    It's been five to 10 years since some publicly accessible pools in Amarillo have been inspected, but this summer that is starting to change. In the spirit of health and safety, people who frequent those facilities have a right to be concerned and informed: How much bacteria is in the water? Is there too much or too little chlorine? Are the right safety personnel and equipment in place? Amarillo's public pool ordinance went into effect in February.

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  5. Montco company doses first volunteer with experimental Zika vaccine42 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Philly.com

    In this Feb. 11, 2016 file photo of aedes aegypti mosquitoes are seen in a mosquito cage at a laboratory in Cucuta, Colombia. An experimental vaccine for the Zika virus is due to begin human testing in coming weeks, after getting the green light from U.S. health officials.

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  6. General Mills Expands 2016 Flour Recall To More BatchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Medical Daily

    General Mills Inc said it was expanding its flour recall to more batches after the detection of E. coli in its flour samples that led to four new cases of illnesses. One of the four persons developed a type of kidney failure, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

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  7. Gov't Task Force Finds Evidence Lacking to Support Visual Skin Cancer ScreeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... as skin cancer rates continue to climb. According to the latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, skin cancer is the most common cancer in the U.S. More than 9,000 U.S. adults died in 2013 from melanoma, a rare but highly ...

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  8. General Mills expands flour recall after 4 more illnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Big News Network.com

    ... and Signature Kitchens flour produced on certain dates through February 10. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has said flour produced at a General Mills plant in Kansas City, Missouri, is a likely source of the outbreak, which so far ...

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  9. Zika can spread by any type of sexRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBS News

    ... Rio for the 2016 Olympic Games. CBSN's ... For that reason, experts at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say the new guidelines "include the possibility of sexual transmission from an infected woman." "CDC recommends that all ...

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  10. West Nile virus still a threat in QuebecRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Canada.com

    In this undated file photo provided byt he USDA, an aedes aegypti mosquito is shown on human skin. Guyana is reporting at least 12 more cases of the mosquito-borne virus chikungunya that causes severe joint pain and fever for many of its victims.

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  11. Regardless Of Age, Older People Don't 'Retire' From Having SexRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Switched

    ... has already manifested itself in the climbing STD rates in this age group. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that between 2007 and 2011, chlamydia infections among Americans 65 and over increased by 31 percent and syphilis by 52 ...

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  12. Gov. Scott Holds Roundtable On Zika Preps In BrowardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBS Local

    ... roundtable discussion in Fort Lauderdale is happening just a day after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued updated recommendations on how to prevent the spread of the virus which has been linked to birth defects in babies. ...

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  13. CDC Updates Zika GuidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRGV

    The agency expanded the Zika-specific blood testing to up to 14 days for pregnant women with symptoms. Health officials previously thought the first week of illness was the best time to find evidence of Zika.

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  14. US Health Officials Update Zika Transmission And Testing GuidanceRead the original story

    Tuesday | Medical Daily

    U.S. health officials issued updated recommendations for preventing and testing for Zika infection on Monday, warning that the virus can be transmitted through unprotected sex with an infected female partner. Previously, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and other experts, believed that the virus could only be sexually transmitted by males because it can reside in semen potentially for several months.

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  15. Protecting Outdoor Workers from Lyme Disease Exposure RisksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WebWire

    The most common tick-borne disease in the United States is Lyme disease according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . Lyme disease is caused by the bacterium, and is transmitted to humans through the bite of infected blacklegged ticks.

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  16. new General Mills expands flour recall after 4 more illnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ABC 33/40

    General Mills is expanding a flour recall issued over a possible link to an E. coli outbreak after four new illnesses were reported. The recall announced Monday covers several varieties of Gold Medal and Signature Kitchens flour produced on certain dates through February 10. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has said flour produced at a General Mills plant in Kansas City, Missouri, is a likely source of the outbreak, which so far has sickened 46 people in 21 states.

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  17. A hacker claims to have stolen credentials to a bunch of US...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Silicon Alley Insider

    A hacker claims to have stolen credentials to a bunch of US government sites - and he's selling them on the dark web A hacker is selling stolen credentials that purportedly give access to servers of the US Navy, Centers for Disease Control, US Postal Service, and other US government sites. a popular site many cyber criminals use for buying and selling everything from illegal drugs to zero-day software exploits.

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  18. For women who weigh more than 165 pounds, emergency contraception may not work, researchers sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | National Post

    ... women in their 20s is 162 pounds; in their 30s, 169 pounds, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.) Writing in Women's Health magazine, Elizabeth Dawes Gay starts with some background: In 2013, the European-made Norlevo added a ...

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  19. General Mills expands flour recall to include additional dates from last fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    General Mills continues to collaborate with health officials to investigate a multistate outbreak of E. coli O121, and is expanding its recall of Gold Medal flour, Wondra flour, and Signature Kitchens flour to include flour made earlier in the fall that may still be in consumers' pantries. The recall is being expanded due to a newly reported illness that appears to have stemmed from the consumption of raw dough or batter linked to flour produced last fall.

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  20. Routine screening for skin cancer not recommended, expert panel saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Dallas Morning News

    ... 2002 and 2011, reaching over $8.1 billion, according to a 2014 report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. By comparison, the average annual cost to treat other cancers increased 25% during the same period. Regular skin exams are ...

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