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Daily Mail
Family sets up billboard to warn of the dangers of brain-eating bugfatal, but it's 100 percent preventable,' she says in the video. 'You just need
Family sets up billboard to warn of the dangers of brain-eating bug
Daily Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
fatal, but it's 100 percent preventable,' she says in the video. 'You just need to keep water out of the nose.' The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said there are up to eight infections in the U.S. from Naegleria fowleri each... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Zika may affect infants even without Microcephaly, study findsresearchers from multiple institutions, including the National Center for Emerg
Zika may affect infants even without Microcephaly, study finds
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 8 hours ago
researchers from multiple institutions, including the National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, examined the ways the virus affects brain tissue. They looked at brains of... Read more
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ABC News
Zika May Affect Infants Even Without Microcephaly, Study Findsresearchers from multiple institutions, including the National Center for Emerg
Zika May Affect Infants Even Without Microcephaly, Study Finds
ABC News / Posted 10 hours ago
researchers from multiple institutions, including the National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, examined the ways the virus affects brain tissue. They looked at brains of... Read more
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ABC News
Billboard Warns About 'Brain-Eating' Amoeba After Family Loses Sonare zero to eight infections in this country from parasitic amoebas each year,
Billboard Warns About 'Brain-Eating' Amoeba After Family Loses Son
ABC News / Posted 10 hours ago
are zero to eight infections in this country from parasitic amoebas each year, and nearly all are fatal, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which advises people to take steps to avoid getting water up their nose in... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Allergy-causing immune cells play life-saving role in deadly C. difficile infectionin 2011, and approximately 29,000 patients died within 30 days of infection, ac
Allergy-causing immune cells play life-saving role in deadly C. difficile infection
News-Medical-Net / Posted 11 hours ago
in 2011, and approximately 29,000 patients died within 30 days of infection, according to a study released last year by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The agency has classified the bacterium as an "urgent threat," noting the... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Success in mice shows Zika vaccine 'feasible'hiatus that begins in July. The Zika threat to the United States is real, acco
Success in mice shows Zika vaccine 'feasible'
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 13 hours ago
hiatus that begins in July. The Zika threat to the United States is real, according to Dr. Tom Frieden, who directs the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Speaking earlier in June, he warned, "in coming months it's possible that... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA: Immune Cells Prove Vital for Stopping Potentially Deadly Infectionin 2011, and more than 29,000 patients died within 30 days of infection, accord
UVA: Immune Cells Prove Vital for Stopping Potentially Deadly Infection
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 14 hours ago
in 2011, and more than 29,000 patients died within 30 days of infection, according to a study released last year by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The agency has classified the bacterium as an “urgent threat,” noting the... Read more
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FOX News
Timeline: Zika's origin and global spreadof Zika transmission in United States; local health officials say likely contra
Timeline: Zika's origin and global spread
FOX News / Posted 15 hours ago
of Zika transmission in United States; local health officials say likely contracted through sex, not mosquito bite Feb. 5: U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says virus being actively transmitted in 30 countries, mostly in the... Read more
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FOX News
Barriers to healthcare more common for lesbians, gays, bisexualsan expert on sexual and gender minority health who was not involved with the ne
Barriers to healthcare more common for lesbians, gays, bisexuals
FOX News / Posted 16 hours ago
an expert on sexual and gender minority health who was not involved with the new studies. Investigators from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) write in the American Journal of Public Health that researchers have in... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Palestinian’s Modern Blood LibelPost. Stinging from Arafat’s accusations and hostile international media repor
Palestinian’s Modern Blood Libel
The Jewish Press / Posted yesterday
Post. Stinging from Arafat’s accusations and hostile international media reports, the Israeli government invited the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in Atlanta, to conduct its own investigation. The CDC’s inquiry... Read more
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Philly.com
Success in Mice Shows Zika Vaccine 'Feasible'begins in July, the AP said. The Zika threat to the United States is real, acc
Success in Mice Shows Zika Vaccine 'Feasible'
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
begins in July, the AP said. The Zika threat to the United States is real, according to Dr. Tom Frieden, who directs the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Speaking earlier in June, he warned, "in coming months it's possible that... Read more
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iol.co.za
First baby with Zika birth defect born in FloridaIf confirmed by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the child
First baby with Zika birth defect born in Florida
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
If confirmed by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the child will be the fifth in the United States to be born with a birth defect linked with travel to a country in which Zika is circulating. Another four pregnant women lost their... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint Water Crisis: Questions about Legionnaires' death tollin Legionnaires' patients, which experts say was likely caused by the city's di
Flint Water Crisis: Questions about Legionnaires' death toll
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
in Legionnaires' patients, which experts say was likely caused by the city's disastrous switch to Flint River water. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urges hospitals where the legionella bacteria is found to test patients who... Read more
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FOX News
First baby with Zika-related birth defect microcephaly born in Floridavirus in her home country and traveled to Florida to give birth, state official
First baby with Zika-related birth defect microcephaly born in Florida
FOX News / Posted yesterday
virus in her home country and traveled to Florida to give birth, state officials said in statements. If confirmed by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the child will be the fifth in the United States to be born with a birth... Read more
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Reuters
First baby with Zika-related birth defect microcephaly born in Floridavirus in her home country and traveled to Florida to give birth, state official
First baby with Zika-related birth defect microcephaly born in Florida
Reuters / Posted yesterday
virus in her home country and traveled to Florida to give birth, state officials said in statements. If confirmed by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the child will be the fifth in the United States to be born with a birth... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Zika can also strike eyes of adults, report revealsafter their mothers were infected with Zika early in pregnancy. The virus is t
Zika can also strike eyes of adults, report reveals
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
after their mothers were infected with Zika early in pregnancy. The virus is typically mild in adults, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The most frequent symptoms are fever, rash, joint pain, and red eyes,... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Prescribing OD antidote to those using powerful painkillers might save livesBy Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- In the wake of the musi
Prescribing OD antidote to those using powerful painkillers might save lives
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- In the wake of the musician Prince's death from a painkiller overdose, a new study suggests some opioid-related deaths could be prevented by routinely prescribing an antidote for certain... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Prescribing OD antidote to those using powerful painkillers might save livesBy Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- In the wake of the musi
Prescribing OD antidote to those using powerful painkillers might save lives
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- In the wake of the musician Prince's death from a painkiller overdose, a new study suggests some opioid-related deaths could be prevented by routinely prescribing an antidote for certain... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Prescribing OD antidote to those using powerful painkillers might save livesBy Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- In the wake of the musi
Prescribing OD antidote to those using powerful painkillers might save lives
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- In the wake of the musician Prince's death from a painkiller overdose, a new study suggests some opioid-related deaths could be prevented by routinely prescribing an antidote for certain... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Prescribing OD antidote to those using powerful painkillers might save livesoverdose, a new study suggests some opioid-related deaths could be prevented by
Prescribing OD antidote to those using powerful painkillers might save lives
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
overdose, a new study suggests some opioid-related deaths could be prevented by routinely prescribing an antidote for certain patients who take the medications. Researchers found that those who received prescriptions for the antidote... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Prescribing OD antidote to those using powerful painkillers might save livesBy Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- In the wake of the musi
Prescribing OD antidote to those using powerful painkillers might save lives
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- In the wake of the musician Prince's death from a painkiller overdose, a new study suggests some opioid-related deaths could be prevented by routinely prescribing an antidote for certain... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Prescribing OD antidote to those using powerful painkillers might save livesBy Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- In the wake of the musi
Prescribing OD antidote to those using powerful painkillers might save lives
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- In the wake of the musician Prince's death from a painkiller overdose, a new study suggests some opioid-related deaths could be prevented by routinely prescribing an antidote for certain... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Prescribing OD antidote to those using powerful painkillers might save livesBy Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- In the wake of the musi
Prescribing OD antidote to those using powerful painkillers might save lives
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- In the wake of the musician Prince's death from a painkiller overdose, a new study suggests some opioid-related deaths could be prevented by routinely prescribing an antidote for certain... Read more
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WALB Albany
Prescribing OD antidote to those using powerful painkillers might save livesBy Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- In the wake of the musi
Prescribing OD antidote to those using powerful painkillers might save lives
WALB Albany / Posted yesterday
By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- In the wake of the musician Prince's death from a painkiller overdose, a new study suggests some opioid-related deaths could be prevented by routinely prescribing an antidote for certain... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
State, Harford health officials stress prevention as key to stopping Zika viruswho are born with microcephaly have smaller-than-expected heads, the result of
State, Harford health officials stress prevention as key to stopping Zika virus
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
who are born with microcephaly have smaller-than-expected heads, the result of the fetus' brains shrinking, according to a U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention web page. "This infection, when it occurs during pregnancy, causes a... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Preschoolers' cognitive skills may be tied to timing of their motor milestonesa standing position by around nine months of age and be able to stand without s
Preschoolers' cognitive skills may be tied to timing of their motor milestones
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
a standing position by around nine months of age and be able to stand without support by around 12 months, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Overall, the roughly 600 infants in the study stood up with... Read more
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Greenwich Time
In Greenwich, officials push for more people to get tested for HIVthat HIV treatment has gotten so effective that people are not getting themselv
In Greenwich, officials push for more people to get tested for HIV
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
that HIV treatment has gotten so effective that people are not getting themselves tested as much as they should. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 1.2 million people in the United States are living with HIV... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Avoid foodborne bacteria on the Fourth of JulySafety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is urging everyone to take extra food safe
Avoid foodborne bacteria on the Fourth of July
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 2 days ago
Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is urging everyone to take extra food safety precautions when planning their menu.The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 1 in 6 Americans (that’s 48 million people) suffer from... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
SF study: Heroin antidote should be prescribed with pain medsto this medication — that’s stark information,” Coffin said. “It makes the mess
SF study: Heroin antidote should be prescribed with pain meds
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
to this medication — that’s stark information,” Coffin said. “It makes the messaging stick.” No prescription needed The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that doctors consider naloxone prescriptions for some patients... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
USDA reminds Americans to avoid foodborne bacteria on the Fourth of JulySafety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is urging everyone to take extra food safe
USDA reminds Americans to avoid foodborne bacteria on the Fourth of July
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 2 days ago
Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is urging everyone to take extra food safety precautions when planning their menu.The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 1 in 6 Americans (that’s 48 million people) suffer from... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
SF study: Many who take pain meds should have overdose antidote on handyou the antidote to this medication — that’s stark information,” Coffin said. “
SF study: Many who take pain meds should have overdose antidote on hand
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
you the antidote to this medication — that’s stark information,” Coffin said. “It makes the messaging stick.” The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued guidelines recommending that doctors consider naloxone... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Preschoolers’ cognitive skills may be tied to motor milestonesa standing position by around nine months of age and be able to stand without s
Preschoolers’ cognitive skills may be tied to motor milestones
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
a standing position by around nine months of age and be able to stand without support by around 12 months, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Overall, the roughly 600 infants in the study stood up with... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Third case of Zika virus confirmed in Collier Countythe country and became infected and is diagnosed with the mosquito-borne virus
Third case of Zika virus confirmed in Collier County
Naples Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
the country and became infected and is diagnosed with the mosquito-borne virus after returning to the United States. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends women who are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant should... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
USDA reminds Americans to avoid foodborne bacteriaand Inspection Service (FSIS) is urging everyone to take extra food safety prec
USDA reminds Americans to avoid foodborne bacteria
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
and Inspection Service (FSIS) is urging everyone to take extra food safety precautions when planning their menu. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 1 in 6 Americans (that’s 48 million people) suffer from... Read more
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FOX News
Videos of kids eating veggies may entice preschoolers to eat more themselvesthat action one week later," Staiano says. Childhood obesity has more than dou
Videos of kids eating veggies may entice preschoolers to eat more themselves
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
that action one week later," Staiano says. Childhood obesity has more than doubled in the past 30 years according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. And one of the CDC's recommendations to combat the rise is to eat more... Read more
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FOX News
Preschoolers' cognitive skills may be tied to timing of their motor milestonesa standing position by around nine months of age and be able to stand without s
Preschoolers' cognitive skills may be tied to timing of their motor milestones
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
a standing position by around nine months of age and be able to stand without support by around 12 months, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Overall, the roughly 600 infants in the study stood up with... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problemincreased HIV and Hepatitis C infections. Tennessee, West Virginia and Kentucky
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problem
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
increased HIV and Hepatitis C infections. Tennessee, West Virginia and Kentucky are highlighted in recent studies from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Still, Vilsack said that "there is a time and a place for the appropriate... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Zika can also strike eyes of adults, report revealsafter their mothers were infected with Zika early in pregnancy. The virus is t
Zika can also strike eyes of adults, report reveals
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
after their mothers were infected with Zika early in pregnancy. The virus is typically mild in adults, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The most frequent symptoms are fever, rash, joint pain, and red eyes,... Read more
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11 News Houston
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problemlast 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record num
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problem
11 News Houston / Posted 2 days ago
last 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record numbers across the country, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There were at least 1,263 people who died from overdoses in... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problemlast 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record num
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problem
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
last 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record numbers across the country, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There were at least 1,263 people who died from overdoses in... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problemlast 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record num
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problem
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 2 days ago
last 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record numbers across the country, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There were at least 1,263 people who died from overdoses in... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problemlast 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record num
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problem
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 2 days ago
last 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record numbers across the country, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There were at least 1,263 people who died from overdoses in... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problemlast 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record num
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problem
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
last 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record numbers across the country, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There were at least 1,263 people who died from overdoses in... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problemlast 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record num
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problem
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 2 days ago
last 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record numbers across the country, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There were at least 1,263 people who died from overdoses in... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problemlast 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record num
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problem
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 2 days ago
last 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record numbers across the country, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There were at least 1,263 people who died from overdoses in... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problemlast 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record num
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problem
KING5 Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
last 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record numbers across the country, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There were at least 1,263 people who died from overdoses in... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problemlast 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record num
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problem
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
last 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record numbers across the country, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There were at least 1,263 people who died from overdoses in... Read more
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First Coast News
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problemlast 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record num
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problem
First Coast News / Posted 2 days ago
last 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record numbers across the country, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There were at least 1,263 people who died from overdoses in... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problemlast 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record num
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problem
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 2 days ago
last 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record numbers across the country, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There were at least 1,263 people who died from overdoses in... Read more
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KTVB Boise
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problemlast 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record num
USDA chief Tom Vilsack targets rural opioid problem
KTVB Boise / Posted 2 days ago
last 20 years, so, too, have the deaths. In 2014 overdose deaths hit record numbers across the country, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There were at least 1,263 people who died from overdoses in... Read more
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