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KSBW Salinas
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths invol
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'
KSBW Salinas / Posted 21 minutes ago
Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths involve an opioid -- 28,000 in 2014 alone, the CDC says. And overdose deaths from opioids, including prescription painkillers and heroin, have nearly quadrupled since... Read more
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KERA North Texas
How much do we really know about the Zika virus?In April, the CDC announced that there’s finally enough evidence to draw a defi
How much do we really know about the Zika virus?
KERA North Texas / Posted 22 minutes ago
In April, the CDC announced that there’s finally enough evidence to draw a definitive connection between Zika virus and microcephaly, the condition where infants are born with unusually small heads and brain damage. But many questions remain, such as... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Zika virus cases near 100 in Florida with two disclosed Fridayjoint pain, and red eyes. The stakes are higher for women who are pregnant or t
Zika virus cases near 100 in Florida with two disclosed Friday
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 30 minutes ago
joint pain, and red eyes. The stakes are higher for women who are pregnant or thinking of becoming so, however, and the CDC recommends that they postpone travel to Zika-affected areas. In this Friday, Feb. 12, 2016, photo, Lara, who is less... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths invol
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 32 minutes ago
Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths involve an opioid -- 28,000 in 2014 alone, the CDC says. And overdose deaths from opioids, including prescription painkillers and heroin, have nearly quadrupled since... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths invol
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 32 minutes ago
Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths involve an opioid -- 28,000 in 2014 alone, the CDC says. And overdose deaths from opioids, including prescription painkillers and heroin, have nearly quadrupled since... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths invol
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 34 minutes ago
Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths involve an opioid -- 28,000 in 2014 alone, the CDC says. And overdose deaths from opioids, including prescription painkillers and heroin, have nearly quadrupled since... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths invol
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 55 minutes ago
Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths involve an opioid -- 28,000 in 2014 alone, the CDC says. And overdose deaths from opioids, including prescription painkillers and heroin, have nearly quadrupled since... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths invol
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted an hour ago
Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths involve an opioid -- 28,000 in 2014 alone, the CDC says. And overdose deaths from opioids, including prescription painkillers and heroin, have nearly quadrupled since... Read more
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News 8000
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths invol
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'
News 8000 / Posted an hour ago
Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths involve an opioid -- 28,000 in 2014 alone, the CDC says. And overdose deaths from opioids, including prescription painkillers and heroin, have nearly quadrupled since... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths invol
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted an hour ago
Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths involve an opioid -- 28,000 in 2014 alone, the CDC says. And overdose deaths from opioids, including prescription painkillers and heroin, have nearly quadrupled since... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths invol
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted an hour ago
Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths involve an opioid -- 28,000 in 2014 alone, the CDC says. And overdose deaths from opioids, including prescription painkillers and heroin, have nearly quadrupled since... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths invol
Mother of overdose victim: Heroin a 'death sentence'
KTVZ Bend / Posted an hour ago
Control and Prevention. More than three out of five drug overdose deaths involve an opioid -- 28,000 in 2014 alone, the CDC says. And overdose deaths from opioids, including prescription painkillers and heroin, have nearly quadrupled since... Read more
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examiner.com
FDA racketeering not worthy of media attentionthat will decimate the U.S. industry and states are taxing and restricting the
FDA racketeering not worthy of media attention
examiner.com / Posted 3 hours ago
that will decimate the U.S. industry and states are taxing and restricting the use while the Center for Disease Control (CDC) questions everything without facts to back up their claims, simply scary sounding hyperbole taxpayers pay for. You see,... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
First US Zika death in Puerto Ricocause catastrophic birth defects in their infants. Zika infections are usually
First US Zika death in Puerto Rico
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 hours ago
cause catastrophic birth defects in their infants. Zika infections are usually mild and deaths are rare, according to the CDC. About 20% of patients develop symptoms, such as a fever, itchy rash, pink eye and joint pain. The rest of patients have... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
First U.S. Zika death reported in Puerto RicoFriday. This is the first time in the United States or territories that Zika in
First U.S. Zika death reported in Puerto Rico
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 hours ago
Friday. This is the first time in the United States or territories that Zika infection contributed to a death, the CDC said. The elderly man, who lived in the San Juan metro area, contracted Zika and was treated for symptoms that lasted... Read more
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DW
Puerto Rico reports first death related to Zika virus |microcephaly in babies More investigation needed Doctor Tyler Sharp of the US
Puerto Rico reports first death related to Zika virus |
DW / Posted 4 hours ago
microcephaly in babies More investigation needed Doctor Tyler Sharp of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said the ITP case developed much in the same way as patients with Guillain-Barre. In both cases, the auto-immune attack... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
First Zika death in U.S. lived in Puerto Ricocause catastrophic birth defects in their infants. Zika infections are usually
First Zika death in U.S. lived in Puerto Rico
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
cause catastrophic birth defects in their infants. Zika infections are usually mild and deaths are rare, according to the CDC. About 20% of patients develop symptoms, such as a fever, itchy rash, pink eye and joint pain. The rest of patients have... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Feds launch probe of Dole Food Co. following listeria outbreaknew cases were linked to a listeriosis outbreak tied to Dole s production facil
Feds launch probe of Dole Food Co. following listeria outbreak
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 hours ago
new cases were linked to a listeriosis outbreak tied to Dole s production facility, according to information from the CDC. Stores across the region have pulled pre-packaged salads produced at the site from their shelves. JEFF... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Teen birthrate hits low; Arkansas trailsattribute to more teens using birth control and more waiting until they are old
Teen birthrate hits low; Arkansas trails
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 hours ago
attribute to more teens using birth control and more waiting until they are older to have sex. But in the new report, the CDC focused on 2006 through 2014, when the fall was steepest. The agency saw declines in every state and in every racial and... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Feds launch probe of Dole Food Co. following listeria outbreaknew cases were linked to a listeriosis outbreak tied to Dole s production facil
Feds launch probe of Dole Food Co. following listeria outbreak
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 hours ago
new cases were linked to a listeriosis outbreak tied to Dole s production facility, according to information from the CDC. Stores across the region have pulled pre-packaged salads produced at the site from their shelves. JEFF... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Feds launch probe of Dole Food Co. following listeria outbreakas some soft cheeses. About 1,600 illnesses and 260 deaths due to listeriosis o
Feds launch probe of Dole Food Co. following listeria outbreak
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
as some soft cheeses. About 1,600 illnesses and 260 deaths due to listeriosis occur annually in the U.S., according to the CDC. In January, Dole officials voluntarily recalled all Dole Brand and private-label packaged salads produced at the site.... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Feds launch probe of Dole Food Co. following listeria outbreakas some soft cheeses. About 1,600 illnesses and 260 deaths due to listeriosis o
Feds launch probe of Dole Food Co. following listeria outbreak
Dayton Daily News / Posted 7 hours ago
as some soft cheeses. About 1,600 illnesses and 260 deaths due to listeriosis occur annually in the U.S., according to the CDC. In January, Dole officials voluntarily recalled all Dole Brand and private-label packaged salads produced at the site.... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Feds launch probe of Dole Food Co. following listeria outbreakas some soft cheeses. About 1,600 illnesses and 260 deaths due to listeriosis o
Feds launch probe of Dole Food Co. following listeria outbreak
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 hours ago
as some soft cheeses. About 1,600 illnesses and 260 deaths due to listeriosis occur annually in the U.S., according to the CDC. In January, Dole officials voluntarily recalled all Dole Brand and private-label packaged salads produced at the site.... Read more
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ajc.com
Feds launch probe of Dole Food Co. following listeria outbreakas some soft cheeses. About 1,600 illnesses and 260 deaths due to listeriosis o
Feds launch probe of Dole Food Co. following listeria outbreak
ajc.com / Posted 8 hours ago
as some soft cheeses. About 1,600 illnesses and 260 deaths due to listeriosis occur annually in the U.S., according to the CDC. In January, Dole officials voluntarily recalled all Dole Brand and private-label packaged salads produced at the site.... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Feds launch probe of Dole Food Co. following listeria outbreakas some soft cheeses. About 1,600 illnesses and 260 deaths due to listeriosis o
Feds launch probe of Dole Food Co. following listeria outbreak
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 8 hours ago
as some soft cheeses. About 1,600 illnesses and 260 deaths due to listeriosis occur annually in the U.S., according to the CDC. In January, Dole officials voluntarily recalled all Dole Brand and private-label packaged salads produced at the site.... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Mom: Brain-eating amoeba killed my daughterof what could be in the water. Here's what you need to know if you decide to v
Mom: Brain-eating amoeba killed my daughter
KGTV San Diego / Posted 8 hours ago
of what could be in the water. Here's what you need to know if you decide to visit a body of fresh water: Prevention: The CDC says the only way to fully avoid the risk is to avoid water related activities in warm freshwater. If people choose to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Women are having a profound new relationship … with their smartphoneshave become a dying breed: Only 46% of homes surveyed had a central home phone,
Women are having a profound new relationship … with their smartphones
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 hours ago
have become a dying breed: Only 46% of homes surveyed had a central home phone, compared to 65% in 2012. That's on par with the national average: 45% of Americans don't have home phones anymore, the CDC says.Everett Collection/Shutterstock See A... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Women are having a profound new relationship … with their smartphoneshave become a dying breed: Only 46% of homes surveyed had a central home phone,
Women are having a profound new relationship … with their smartphones
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 hours ago
have become a dying breed: Only 46% of homes surveyed had a central home phone, compared to 65% in 2012. That's on par with the national average: 45% of Americans don't have home phones anymore, the CDC says.Everett Collection/Shutterstock See A... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Women are having a profound new relationship … with their smartphonessurveyed had a central home phone, compared to 65% in 2012. That's on par with
Women are having a profound new relationship … with their smartphones
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
surveyed had a central home phone, compared to 65% in 2012. That's on par with the national average: 45% of Americans don't have home phones anymore, the CDC says.Everett Collection/Shutterstock More from Business Insider Most Popular Se... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
First Zika death in U.S. territory lived in Puerto Ricocause catastrophic birth defects in their infants. Zika infections are usually
First Zika death in U.S. territory lived in Puerto Rico
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 10 hours ago
cause catastrophic birth defects in their infants. Zika infections are usually mild and deaths are rare, according to the CDC. About 20% of patients develop symptoms, such as a fever, itchy rash, pink eye and joint pain. The rest of patients have... Read more
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Popular Science Australia
First US Zika-Related Death Reported In Puerto RicoThis death is the first reported within the U.S. to be related to the Zika viru
First US Zika-Related Death Reported In Puerto Rico
Popular Science Australia / Posted 10 hours ago
This death is the first reported within the U.S. to be related to the Zika virus. Also as of today, the CDC reported that there were 683 cases of Zika in Puerto Rico from November 1st to April 15th. While death from Zika is rare, other related... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
First Zika death in U.S. territory lived in Puerto Ricocause catastrophic birth defects in their infants. Zika infections are usually
First Zika death in U.S. territory lived in Puerto Rico
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 11 hours ago
cause catastrophic birth defects in their infants. Zika infections are usually mild and deaths are rare, according to the CDC. About 20% of patients develop symptoms, such as a fever, itchy rash, pink eye and joint pain. The rest of patients have... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
First Zika death on US soil reported in Puerto Ricosaid other cases involving similar complications have been reported, but those
First Zika death on US soil reported in Puerto Rico
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
said other cases involving similar complications have been reported, but those patients successfully recovered. The CDC has warned of a potential explosion of Zika cases in Puerto Rico, possibly reaching into the hundreds of thousands. The... Read more
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The Manila Times
First US Zika-related death in Puerto Ricooutreach to raise health care providers’ awareness of complications that might
First US Zika-related death in Puerto Rico
The Manila Times / Posted 12 hours ago
outreach to raise health care providers’ awareness of complications that might lead to severe disease or death,” the CDC said. The patient was identified as a 70-year-old man who died at the end of February, according to the Puerto Rican... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Norovirus sickens 159 on cruise ship docked in Norfolkimproved and there are currently just seven guests in isolation. There are more
Norovirus sickens 159 on cruise ship docked in Norfolk
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
improved and there are currently just seven guests in isolation. There are more than 1,400 passengers and crew aboard. The CDC says it plans to have staff to evaluate the ship when it arrives in Baltimore on Saturday or Sunday. Norovirus can be... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Zika virus preparedness summit held in New Jerseyranked ranked 2nd and 11th, respectively, in terms of states with the highest n
Zika virus preparedness summit held in New Jersey
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 13 hours ago
ranked ranked 2nd and 11th, respectively, in terms of states with the highest number of Zika cases. According to the CDC, all the reported cases of infection are travel-related. With the summer months and mosquito season around the corner,... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
First Zika death in U.S. lived in Puerto Ricocause catastrophic birth defects in their infants. Zika infections are usually
First Zika death in U.S. lived in Puerto Rico
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 14 hours ago
cause catastrophic birth defects in their infants. Zika infections are usually mild and deaths are rare, according to the CDC. About 20% of patients develop symptoms, such as a fever, itchy rash, pink eye and joint pain. The rest of patients have... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
FDA approves first commercial test for Zikaan itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infecti
FDA approves first commercial test for Zika
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 14 hours ago
an itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infections show no symptoms, according to the CDC. Zika leaves the blood after about a week, however, so PCR tests no longer work, Becker said. People who suspect they... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
FDA approves first commercial test for Zikaan itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infecti
FDA approves first commercial test for Zika
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 14 hours ago
an itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infections show no symptoms, according to the CDC. Zika leaves the blood after about a week, however, so PCR tests no longer work, Becker said. People who suspect they... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
FDA approves first commercial test for Zikaan itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infecti
FDA approves first commercial test for Zika
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 14 hours ago
an itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infections show no symptoms, according to the CDC. Zika leaves the blood after about a week, however, so PCR tests no longer work, Becker said. People who suspect they... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
FDA approves first commercial test for Zikaan itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infecti
FDA approves first commercial test for Zika
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 14 hours ago
an itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infections show no symptoms, according to the CDC. Zika leaves the blood after about a week, however, so PCR tests no longer work, Becker said. People who suspect they... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
FDA approves first commercial test for Zikaan itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infecti
FDA approves first commercial test for Zika
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 14 hours ago
an itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infections show no symptoms, according to the CDC. Zika leaves the blood after about a week, however, so PCR tests no longer work, Becker said. People who suspect they... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
FDA approves first commercial test for Zikaan itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infecti
FDA approves first commercial test for Zika
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 14 hours ago
an itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infections show no symptoms, according to the CDC. Zika leaves the blood after about a week, however, so PCR tests no longer work, Becker said. People who suspect they... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
FDA approves first commercial test for Zikaan itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infecti
FDA approves first commercial test for Zika
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 14 hours ago
an itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infections show no symptoms, according to the CDC. Zika leaves the blood after about a week, however, so PCR tests no longer work, Becker said. People who suspect they... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
FDA approves first commercial test for Zikaan itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infecti
FDA approves first commercial test for Zika
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 14 hours ago
an itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infections show no symptoms, according to the CDC. Zika leaves the blood after about a week, however, so PCR tests no longer work, Becker said. People who suspect they... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
FDA approves first commercial test for Zikaan itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infecti
FDA approves first commercial test for Zika
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 15 hours ago
an itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infections show no symptoms, according to the CDC. Zika leaves the blood after about a week, however, so PCR tests no longer work, Becker said. People who suspect they... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
FDA approves first commercial test for Zikaan itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infecti
FDA approves first commercial test for Zika
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 15 hours ago
an itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infections show no symptoms, according to the CDC. Zika leaves the blood after about a week, however, so PCR tests no longer work, Becker said. People who suspect they... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
FDA approves first commercial test for Zikaan itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infecti
FDA approves first commercial test for Zika
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 15 hours ago
an itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infections show no symptoms, according to the CDC. Zika leaves the blood after about a week, however, so PCR tests no longer work, Becker said. People who suspect they... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
FDA approves first commercial test for Zikaan itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infecti
FDA approves first commercial test for Zika
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 15 hours ago
an itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infections show no symptoms, according to the CDC. Zika leaves the blood after about a week, however, so PCR tests no longer work, Becker said. People who suspect they... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
FDA approves first commercial test for Zikaan itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infecti
FDA approves first commercial test for Zika
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 15 hours ago
an itchy rash, fever, joint pain and pink eye. About 80% of people with infections show no symptoms, according to the CDC. Zika leaves the blood after about a week, however, so PCR tests no longer work, Becker said. People who suspect they... Read more
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