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Pasadena Star-News
Officials, residents work to prevent Zika spread in Rosemeadensuring mosquitoes don’t breed around their residences,” according to Dr. Benj
Officials, residents work to prevent Zika spread in Rosemead
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 13 hours ago
ensuring mosquitoes don’t breed around their residences,” according to Dr. Benjamin Schwartz, acting director for the Acute Communicable Disease Control program of the L.A. County Department of Public Health. “We encourage residents to drain... Read more
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The Mercury News
As Zika spreads in California, leaders call for more money, educationNicaragua, all countries that have been affected by Zika outbreaks, said Dr. Be
As Zika spreads in California, leaders call for more money, education
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
Nicaragua, all countries that have been affected by Zika outbreaks, said Dr. Benjamin Schwartz, deputy chief of the acute communicable disease control program for the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health. Schwartz noted those who are... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
As Zika spreads in California, leaders call for more money, educationNicaragua, all countries that have been affected by Zika outbreaks, said Dr. Be
As Zika spreads in California, leaders call for more money, education
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Nicaragua, all countries that have been affected by Zika outbreaks, said Dr. Benjamin Schwartz, deputy chief of the acute communicable disease control program for the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health. Schwartz noted those who are... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Eau Claire City-County Health Department celebrates 75 yearsbefore merging into one entity in 1941. The director tells me there were only 1
Eau Claire City-County Health Department celebrates 75 years
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 10 days ago
before merging into one entity in 1941. The director tells me there were only 15 employees and nine general programs, like communicable disease control, community sanitation and farm milk inspection. Currently, there are more than 65 employees with... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Ministry downplays Zika fears, says no need to panicpublic health officials. Of them, six have given birth to healthy babies. Meth
Ministry downplays Zika fears, says no need to panic
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 days ago
public health officials. Of them, six have given birth to healthy babies. Methipoj Chatametheekul, director of City Hall's Communicable Disease Control Division, said the symptoms of the 22 Zika patients were not severe. They will be quarantined... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Whooping cough alert issued over SA outbreakSouth Australia's Yorke Peninsula and in the surrounding area have prompted a p
Whooping cough alert issued over SA outbreak
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 24 days ago
South Australia's Yorke Peninsula and in the surrounding area have prompted a public alert from SA Health. Director of the communicable disease control branch Dr Ann Koehler said there had been 18 confirmed cases of pertussis in the region in the... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
All national parks to be non-smoking areas by year-endpeople stop all kinds of addiction, including drugs. According to the State's
All national parks to be non-smoking areas by year-end
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 29 days ago
people stop all kinds of addiction, including drugs. According to the State's senior principal assistant director for non-communicable disease control, Dr Azizah Abd Manan, the pilot project is being conducted in Butterworth and thus far, public... Read more
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The Borneo Post
National parks will be gazetted as non-smoking zonespeople stop all kinds of addiction, including drugs. According to the state’s
National parks will be gazetted as non-smoking zones
The Borneo Post / Posted 29 days ago
people stop all kinds of addiction, including drugs. According to the state’s senior principal assistant director for non-communicable disease control, Dr Azizah Abd Manan, the pilot project is being conducted in Butterworth and thus far, public... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Province looking for disease-carrying ticks in RMNPto search for the kind of ticks that best carry Lyme and other tick-borne disea
Province looking for disease-carrying ticks in RMNP
Brandon Sun / Posted a month ago
to search for the kind of ticks that best carry Lyme and other tick-borne diseases. Richard Baydack, the director of communicable disease control for Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living, explained that there are two levels of... Read more

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