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Los Angeles Daily News
How can you tell Zika from plain old flu? It’s still not easythere were 282 known cases of travel-associated Zika in the state as of Friday,
How can you tell Zika from plain old flu? It’s still not easy
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
there were 282 known cases of travel-associated Zika in the state as of Friday, according to the most recent data from the California Department of Public Health. On Thursday, the chairman of the state Senate’s Health Committee, Sen. Ed Hernandez... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Nursing home magnate rocks Humboldt County with plans to close three of the area’s six facilitieshas erupted around the fate of three nursing homes – and whether the state will
Nursing home magnate rocks Humboldt County with plans to close three of the area’s six facilities
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
has erupted around the fate of three nursing homes – and whether the state will intervene. In the next four days, the California Department of Public Health will decide for the second time whether the state’s largest nursing home operator can... Read more
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New America Media
Environmental Group Sues Dow for Pesticide Pollutionthe vapor phase and drifts into neighboring fields, said Caroline Cox, a resear
Environmental Group Sues Dow for Pesticide Pollution
New America Media / Posted yesterday
the vapor phase and drifts into neighboring fields, said Caroline Cox, a research director at CEH. A 2014 report by the California Department of Public Health found that Latino schoolchildren were 91 percent more likely than their white... Read more
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Orange County Register
California newborns to be tested for ALD, thanks to San Clemente mom's persistencea year now with the mutation.” ALD is a progressive neurological disease found
California newborns to be tested for ALD, thanks to San Clemente mom's persistence
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
a year now with the mutation.” ALD is a progressive neurological disease found is one of every 20,000 newborn boys, the California Department of Public Health said in a news release. Some boys with ALD will develop a life-threatening form of the... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
'Erin Brockovich' toxin found in drinking waterCalifornia is looking at a $20 million-per-year price tag just to meet its lega
'Erin Brockovich' toxin found in drinking water
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 3 days ago
California is looking at a $20 million-per-year price tag just to meet its legal standard, according to an estimate by the California Department of Public Health. Chromium-6 is one of many contaminants up for review for heavier standards. The EPA... Read more
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York Daily Record
'Erin Brockovich' toxin found in drinking waterCalifornia is looking at a $20 million-per-year price tag just to meet its lega
'Erin Brockovich' toxin found in drinking water
York Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
California is looking at a $20 million-per-year price tag just to meet its legal standard, according to an estimate by the California Department of Public Health. Chromium-6 is one of many contaminants up for review for heavier standards. The EPA... Read more
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North Bay Bohemian
September 20, 2016How about a little pre-regulatory love for Santa Rosa? Coming right up. The Bur
September 20, 2016
North Bay Bohemian / Posted 4 days ago
How about a little pre-regulatory love for Santa Rosa? Coming right up. The Bureau of Medical Cannabis Regulations and the California Department of Public Health are hosting meetings for transporters, manufacturers, distributors, labs and... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
'Erin Brockovich' toxin found in drinking waterCalifornia is looking at a $20 million-per-year price tag just to meet its lega
'Erin Brockovich' toxin found in drinking water
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
California is looking at a $20 million-per-year price tag just to meet its legal standard, according to an estimate by the California Department of Public Health. Chromium-6 is one of many contaminants up for review for heavier standards. The EPA... Read more
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USA Today
'Erin Brockovich' toxin found in drinking waterCalifornia is looking at a $20 million-per-year price tag just to meet its lega
'Erin Brockovich' toxin found in drinking water
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
California is looking at a $20 million-per-year price tag just to meet its legal standard, according to an estimate by the California Department of Public Health. Chromium-6 is one of many contaminants up for review for heavier standards. The EPA... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Report: 'Erin Brockovich' toxin found in metro Phoenix drinking waterCalifornia is looking at a $20 million-per-year price tag just to meet its lega
Report: 'Erin Brockovich' toxin found in metro Phoenix drinking water
The Arizona Republic / Posted 5 days ago
California is looking at a $20 million-per-year price tag just to meet its legal standard, according to an estimate by the California Department of Public Health. Chromium-6 is one of many contaminants up for review for heavier standards. The EPA... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Local Woman Dies From Probable Case of West Nile Virusinitial tests indicated that she may have died from West Nile virus but the fin
Local Woman Dies From Probable Case of West Nile Virus
NBC San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
initial tests indicated that she may have died from West Nile virus but the findings have not yet been confirmed by the California Department of Public Health. So far this season, there have been eight confirmed cases and three probable cases... Read more
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The Mercury News
As Zika spreads in California, leaders call for more money, educationto climb. As of Friday, 282 people had tested positive for Zika, or 22 more ca
As Zika spreads in California, leaders call for more money, education
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
to climb. As of Friday, 282 people had tested positive for Zika, or 22 more cases than the week before, according to the California Department of Public Health. All of the individuals acquired the infection while traveling where the Zika virus is... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Drug pricing is too complex to fix with Prop. 61$3.8 billion on prescription drugs in 2014 and 2015. But that’s where the trans
Drug pricing is too complex to fix with Prop. 61
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
$3.8 billion on prescription drugs in 2014 and 2015. But that’s where the transparency ends. State agencies, such as the California Department of Public Health, negotiate their own deals and discounts with drug companies to get the lowest price.... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
As Zika spreads in California, leaders call for more money, educationto climb. As of Friday, 282 people had tested positive for Zika, or 22 more ca
As Zika spreads in California, leaders call for more money, education
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
to climb. As of Friday, 282 people had tested positive for Zika, or 22 more cases than the week before, according to the California Department of Public Health. All of the individuals acquired the infection while traveling where the Zika virus is... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
10 children hospitalized after dental procedures in Anaheimfully'' with the agency's investigation, Good said. The dental group also has s
10 children hospitalized after dental procedures in Anaheim
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
fully'' with the agency's investigation, Good said. The dental group also has stopped performing the procedure. The California Department of Public health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Dental Board of California are... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
North State news: Travel agent in court; DV sentenceHealth Center's worksite wellness program titled "We Are Wellness" and the Whis
North State news: Travel agent in court; DV sentence
The Record Searchlight / Posted 10 days ago
Health Center's worksite wellness program titled "We Are Wellness" and the Whiskeytown National Recreation Area. The keynote speaker was Dr. Karen Smith, director and state public health officer for the California Department of Pub... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
How Opioid Addiction Caught San Diego Communities Unaware30-somethings aren’t the majority of opioid deaths, but they do account for mor
How Opioid Addiction Caught San Diego Communities Unaware
KPBS San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
30-somethings aren’t the majority of opioid deaths, but they do account for more than half the ER visits, according to the California Department of Public Health. Even these nonfatal opioid overdoses can leave devastation in their wake. Opioid... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Week aims to heighten suicide preventiontalk about it, the less stigma gets attached to it." According to this year's
Week aims to heighten suicide prevention
The Record Searchlight / Posted 17 days ago
talk about it, the less stigma gets attached to it." According to this year's County Health Status Profile report from the California Department of Public Health, suicide rates in Shasta County are at 21.2 deaths per 100,000 people. The California... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Week aims to heighten suicide preventiontalk about it, the less stigma gets attached to it.” According to this year’s
Week aims to heighten suicide prevention
The Record Searchlight / Posted 17 days ago
talk about it, the less stigma gets attached to it.” According to this year’s County Health Status Profile report from the California Department of Public Health, suicide rates in Shasta County are at 21.2 deaths per 100,000 people. The California... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Zika-prone mosquitoes found in San Fernando Valleyof local transmission of the Zika virus in the Golden State, but it has been re
Zika-prone mosquitoes found in San Fernando Valley
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
of local transmission of the Zika virus in the Golden State, but it has been reported in travelers returning home. The California Department of Public Health said there have been 241 cases reported as of Friday, a 28 percent increase from the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Why that blue green algae in the water can harm you and your petsoccurred in other areas of the U.S. undergoing drought, and Australia has an on
Why that blue green algae in the water can harm you and your pets
Orange County Register / Posted 19 days ago
occurred in other areas of the U.S. undergoing drought, and Australia has an ongoing nationwide problem. Statewide, the California Department of Public Health on Aug. 24 issued an advisory that cautioned recreation water users to avoid contact... Read more
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Orange County Register
California investigating bacterial infection in gay menand abdominal pain. Occasionally, the infection can spread to the bloodstream a
California investigating bacterial infection in gay men
Orange County Register / Posted 23 days ago
and abdominal pain. Occasionally, the infection can spread to the bloodstream and be life-threatening, according to the California Department of Public Health. The illness can be most severe in patients with HIV. To reduce risk, the state... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
First case of travel-related Zika virus confirmed in Santa Barbara Countyof the state. The Ventura County Public Health Department confirmed its first c
First case of travel-related Zika virus confirmed in Santa Barbara County
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 24 days ago
of the state. The Ventura County Public Health Department confirmed its first case of Zika on Aug. 19. As of that date, the California Department of Public Health said 170 cases of travel-related Zika virus have been detected in 26 counties, with 24... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
West Nile Virus Confirmed in Ventura County ResidentCounty is confirming its first human case of West Nile virus. Ventura County pu
West Nile Virus Confirmed in Ventura County Resident
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 25 days ago
County is confirming its first human case of West Nile virus. Ventura County public health says it is also working with the California Department of Public Health on two other potential cases. West Nile virus is transmitted by an infected mosquito... Read more
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The Mercury News
California audit identifies state government waste, misusedid not think it would affect the engineer's work, according to the report. Th
California audit identifies state government waste, misuse
The Mercury News / Posted 30 days ago
did not think it would affect the engineer's work, according to the report. The drinking water program started with the California Department of Public Health but moved to the Water Resources Control Board in July 2014. A spokesman for the water... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Audit Finds State Government Waste, Misusedid not think it would affect the engineer's work, according to the report. Th
Audit Finds State Government Waste, Misuse
NBC Bay Area / Posted 30 days ago
did not think it would affect the engineer's work, according to the report. The drinking water program started with the California Department of Public Health but moved to the Water Resources Control Board in July 2014. A spokesman for the water... Read more
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Orange County Register
State audit finds $75,000 reimbursement for employee's drive time, mismanaged propertydid not think it would affect the engineer’s work, according to the report. Th
State audit finds $75,000 reimbursement for employee's drive time, mismanaged property
Orange County Register / Posted 30 days ago
did not think it would affect the engineer’s work, according to the report. The drinking-water program started with the California Department of Public Health but moved to the Water Resources Control Board in July 2014. A spokesman for the water... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
California audit identifies state government waste, misusedid not think it would affect the engineer's work, according to the report. Th
California audit identifies state government waste, misuse
The Record Searchlight / Posted 30 days ago
did not think it would affect the engineer's work, according to the report. The drinking water program started with the California Department of Public Health but moved to the Water Resources Control Board in July 2014. A spokesman for the water... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
State worker accepted 24 pairs of free designer sunglasses, sold boss a pair for $20lobbying the agency to influence decisions on behalf of his clients less than a
State worker accepted 24 pairs of free designer sunglasses, sold boss a pair for $20
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 30 days ago
lobbying the agency to influence decisions on behalf of his clients less than a year after leaving his post. ▪ The California Department of Public Health incorrectly reimbursed an official $74,000 for commuting expenses from a home in... Read more

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