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Los Angeles Daily News
Zika cases jump to 170 in California, sparking travel warningstravelers returning home to Los Angeles County and mosquito season, said Dr. Be
Zika cases jump to 170 in California, sparking travel warnings
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
travelers returning home to Los Angeles County and mosquito season, said Dr. Benjamin Schwartz, deputy chief of the acute communicable disease control program at the county’s public health department. He said there could be many more cases than... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Meningitis warning for youngsters going to college and universityGP for get vaccinated. Read more: 24-year-old motorcyclist dies after serious
Meningitis warning for youngsters going to college and university
Nottingham Post / Posted 8 days ago
GP for get vaccinated. Read more: 24-year-old motorcyclist dies after serious crash Dr Vanessa MacGregor, consultant in communicable disease control at Public Health England East Midlands, said: "Protecting young people from this potentially... Read more
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The Sault Star
'Network in place' with potential MOHs: APHrelated to public health and safety, including recommending and drafting public
'Network in place' with potential MOHs: APH
The Sault Star / Posted 8 days ago
related to public health and safety, including recommending and drafting public health policy, taking responsibility for communicable disease control and gauging environmental threats to human health. In June 2015, Minister of Health Dr. Eric... Read more
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Aljazeera
Cambodia: New snack aims to prevent child malnutritionhave," she said. Government officials agree that more could be done. Ly Sovan
Cambodia: New snack aims to prevent child malnutrition
Aljazeera / Posted 12 days ago
have," she said. Government officials agree that more could be done. Ly Sovann, director of the ministry of health’s communicable disease control department, said he hoped to see more cooperation to improve nutrition. The wafer snack is a... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sault looking for medical officer of healthrelated to public health and safety, including recommending and drafting public
Sault looking for medical officer of health
The Sudbury Star / Posted 13 days ago
related to public health and safety, including recommending and drafting public health policy, taking responsibility for communicable disease control and gauging environmental threats to human health. Dr. Alex Hukowich was named earlier this... Read more
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The Sault Star
MOH recruitment trek 'promising' — APHrelated to public health and safety, including recommending and drafting public
MOH recruitment trek 'promising' — APH
The Sault Star / Posted 13 days ago
related to public health and safety, including recommending and drafting public health policy, taking responsibility for communicable disease control and gauging environmental threats to human health. Dr. Alex Hukowich was named earlier this... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Festival-goers warned of measles threat at Norwich’s Sundown festivalFestival at the Norfolk Showground in September are being warned to protect the
Festival-goers warned of measles threat at Norwich’s Sundown festival
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
Festival at the Norfolk Showground in September are being warned to protect themselves. Amelia Cummins, consultant in communicable disease control at Public Health England’s East of England office, said: “While measles is not common these... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Festival-goers warned of measles threat at Norwich’s Sundown festivalFestival at the Norfolk Showground in September are being warned to protect the
Festival-goers warned of measles threat at Norwich’s Sundown festival
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 16 days ago
Festival at the Norfolk Showground in September are being warned to protect themselves. Amelia Cummins, consultant in communicable disease control at Public Health England’s East of England office, said: “While measles is not common these... Read more
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Orange County Register
5 things you need to know about Zika's impact on Southern Californiain travelers returning from Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala, said Dr. Ben S
5 things you need to know about Zika's impact on Southern California
Orange County Register / Posted 17 days ago
in travelers returning from Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala, said Dr. Ben Schwartz, acting director of the acute communicable disease control program for the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health. “Probably the greatest risk is... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
5 things Southern Californians need to know about Zikain travelers returning from Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala, said Dr. Ben S
5 things Southern Californians need to know about Zika
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
in travelers returning from Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala, said Dr. Ben Schwartz, acting director of the acute communicable disease control program for Los Angeles County’s Department of Public Health. “Probably the greatest risk is in... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Two California babies born with Zika-related birth defects are first in state, officials sayZika and who are pregnant. Nine of them live in Los Angeles County, said Dr. Be
Two California babies born with Zika-related birth defects are first in state, officials say
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
Zika and who are pregnant. Nine of them live in Los Angeles County, said Dr. Benjamin Schwartz, deputy chief of the acute communicable disease control program at the county’s public health department. Many have traveled in El Salvador, Honduras... Read more
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Orange County Register
Gay men urged to get vaccinated after second meningococcal deathno common exposure, no common event that would explain the cases,” said Dr. Ben
Gay men urged to get vaccinated after second meningococcal death
Orange County Register / Posted 21 days ago
no common exposure, no common event that would explain the cases,” said Dr. Ben Schwartz, acting director of the acute communicable disease control program for Los Angeles County’s Department of Public Health. Until last week the vaccine,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Kuwaiti male quarantined in suspected MERS case at Bangkok hospital: Officialon Monday, has already been quarantined in a suspected MERS case at Bamradnarad
Kuwaiti male quarantined in suspected MERS case at Bangkok hospital: Official
Manila Bulletin / Posted 26 days ago
on Monday, has already been quarantined in a suspected MERS case at Bamradnaradun Hospital under care of the Department of Communicable Disease Control, department director general Amnuay Kajeena said. He said the hospital’s medical staff could... Read more
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Daily Star
Outrage after monster rats carrying dangerous bacteria infest kiddies playgroundthat come into contact with the rats risk fever and even meningitis, because of
Outrage after monster rats carrying dangerous bacteria infest kiddies playground
Daily Star / Posted 29 days ago
that come into contact with the rats risk fever and even meningitis, because of their urine. Dr Philip Monk, consultant in communicable disease control with Public Health England said: "Where there is standing water it can be a danger, for example,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Horrified mums film giant rats scurrying around council-run children's parkofficers were called in after a group of large rats were spotted in a children'
Horrified mums film giant rats scurrying around council-run children's park
Daily Mirror / Posted 29 days ago
officers were called in after a group of large rats were spotted in a children's playground Dr Philip Monk, consultant in communicable disease control with Public Health England in the East Midlands, said that rats' urine could cause illness. He... Read more

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