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The Maui News
Gonorrhea cases first to show resistance to strong antibioticsin the nation to show resistance to the strongest antibiotics available to comb
Gonorrhea cases first to show resistance to strong antibiotics
The Maui News / Posted 5 hours ago
in the nation to show resistance to the strongest antibiotics available to combat the sexually transmitted disease. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Wednesday that the seven Hawaii cases could mean treatment for... Read more
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ABC News
The 10 Healthiest Places to Live in Americaof Nashua residents who consider themselves in "good or excellent" health is th
The 10 Healthiest Places to Live in America
ABC News / Posted 9 hours ago
of Nashua residents who consider themselves in "good or excellent" health is the highest of any city studied by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Massachusetts has the fewest diabetes-related deaths nationwide, which... Read more
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Newsmax
More Aerial Spraying of Miami Beach Slated Saturdaycontroversy over whether its use is warranted in the fight to eliminate Zika.
More Aerial Spraying of Miami Beach Slated Saturday
Newsmax / Posted 22 hours ago
controversy over whether its use is warranted in the fight to eliminate Zika. On Friday, Tom Frieden, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) credited the aerial use of the insecticide, naled, with helping rid the... Read more
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NBC Miami
Number of Infected with Zika Likely Greater Than Reportedand the number of people infected was likely greater than reported, said an inv
Number of Infected with Zika Likely Greater Than Reported
NBC Miami / Posted 22 hours ago
and the number of people infected was likely greater than reported, said an investigative summary released Friday by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The outbreak, the first on the U.S. mainland, lingered for more than a... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
New MRSA strain found in Denmarkfor these infections," said study leader Dr. Robert Skov from the Statens Serum
New MRSA strain found in Denmark
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 23 hours ago
for these infections," said study leader Dr. Robert Skov from the Statens Serum Institut -- a Danish agency similar to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "At present, meat products represent only a minor transmission route for... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas doctors feel they've nailed unique need with new mani pedi business1980 through 2014, the number of Americans diagnosed increased from 5.5 million
Dallas doctors feel they've nailed unique need with new mani pedi business
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
1980 through 2014, the number of Americans diagnosed increased from 5.5 million to 22 million, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. An estimated 10.8 percent of the population of Texas had a diabetes... Read more
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FOX News
Us Fights Zika Mosquitoes With Limited Arsenalaegypti's resilience remains a concern. "This is truly the cockroach of mosqui
Us Fights Zika Mosquitoes With Limited Arsenal
FOX News / Posted yesterday
aegypti's resilience remains a concern. "This is truly the cockroach of mosquitoes," said Tom Frieden, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. DROPPING PESTICIDES CDC entomologist Janet McAllister said pyrethroid... Read more
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Miami New Times
Naled Not Working in Miami Beach, FIU Analysis ShowsProvided Stoddard's analysis is correct, the study shows that the county and th
Naled Not Working in Miami Beach, FIU Analysis Shows
Miami New Times / Posted yesterday
Provided Stoddard's analysis is correct, the study shows that the county and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention dumped a chemical that many scientists say is poisonous to humans and wildlife on a dense city, and received no positive... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea A Growing Threat In The U.S.in Honolulu showed resistance to azithromycin at dramatically higher levels tha
Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea A Growing Threat In The U.S.
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted yesterday
in Honolulu showed resistance to azithromycin at dramatically higher levels than typically seen in the United States, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported at its STD Prevention Conference in Atlanta. Five of the samples... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Drug-resistant gonorrhea a growing threat in the U.S.in Honolulu showed resistance to azithromycin at dramatically higher levels tha
Drug-resistant gonorrhea a growing threat in the U.S.
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted yesterday
in Honolulu showed resistance to azithromycin at dramatically higher levels than typically seen in the United States, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported at its STD Prevention Conference in Atlanta. Five of the samples... Read more
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FOX News
Emergency Rooms Slow To Treat, Transfer Psychiatric Patientspsychiatric conditions. She and her team examined nearly 235,000 records colle
Emergency Rooms Slow To Treat, Transfer Psychiatric Patients
FOX News / Posted yesterday
psychiatric conditions. She and her team examined nearly 235,000 records collected between 2002 and 2011 from a national U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention hospital survey. When they compared the longest waits for treatment among... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Smoking losing its cool with kidsreported trying cigarettes or cigars between 2012 and 2014, the new research sh
Smoking losing its cool with kids
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
reported trying cigarettes or cigars between 2012 and 2014, the new research showed. The report was a joint effort from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Center for Tobacco Products. The... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Smoking losing its cool with kidsreported trying cigarettes or cigars between 2012 and 2014, the new research sh
Smoking losing its cool with kids
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
reported trying cigarettes or cigars between 2012 and 2014, the new research showed. The report was a joint effort from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Center for Tobacco Products. The... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Smoking losing its cool with kidsreported trying cigarettes or cigars between 2012 and 2014, the new research sh
Smoking losing its cool with kids
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
reported trying cigarettes or cigars between 2012 and 2014, the new research showed. The report was a joint effort from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Center for Tobacco Products. The... Read more
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WALB Albany
Smoking losing its cool with kidsreported trying cigarettes or cigars between 2012 and 2014, the new research sh
Smoking losing its cool with kids
WALB Albany / Posted yesterday
reported trying cigarettes or cigars between 2012 and 2014, the new research showed. The report was a joint effort from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Center for Tobacco Products. The... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Smoking losing its cool with kidsreported trying cigarettes or cigars between 2012 and 2014, the new research sh
Smoking losing its cool with kids
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted yesterday
reported trying cigarettes or cigars between 2012 and 2014, the new research showed. The report was a joint effort from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Center for Tobacco Products. The... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Smoking losing its cool with kidsreported trying cigarettes or cigars between 2012 and 2014, the new research sh
Smoking losing its cool with kids
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
reported trying cigarettes or cigars between 2012 and 2014, the new research showed. The report was a joint effort from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Center for Tobacco Products. The... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Smoking losing its cool with kidsreported trying cigarettes or cigars between 2012 and 2014, the new research sh
Smoking losing its cool with kids
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
reported trying cigarettes or cigars between 2012 and 2014, the new research showed. The report was a joint effort from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Center for Tobacco Products. The... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Drug-resistant gonorrhea a growing threat in the U.S.in Honolulu showed resistance to azithromycin at dramatically higher levels tha
Drug-resistant gonorrhea a growing threat in the U.S.
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted yesterday
in Honolulu showed resistance to azithromycin at dramatically higher levels than typically seen in the United States, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported at its STD Prevention Conference in Atlanta. Five of the samples... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Opioid epidemic costs U.S. $78.5 billion annuallycalled opioids costs the U.S. economy $78.5 billion a year, according to a new
Opioid epidemic costs U.S. $78.5 billion annually
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
called opioids costs the U.S. economy $78.5 billion a year, according to a new government study. Researchers from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention analyzed the financial toll of opioid abuse, including direct health care... Read more
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Newsmax
Tainted Poultry May Spread Deadly MRSAmany of the antibiotics. Over 80,000 invasive MRSA infections and 11,285 relat
Tainted Poultry May Spread Deadly MRSA
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
many of the antibiotics. Over 80,000 invasive MRSA infections and 11,285 related deaths occur each year, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Most MRSA infections occur in people who've been in hospitals or other... Read more
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Newsmax
Tainted Poultry May Spread Deadly MRSAresistant to many of the antibiotics. Over 80,000 invasive MRSA infections and
Tainted Poultry May Spread Deadly MRSA
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
resistant to many of the antibiotics. Over 80,000 invasive MRSA infections and 11,285 related deaths occur each year, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says. Most MRSA infections occur in people who've been in hospitals or other... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Drug-resistant gonorrhea a growing threat in the U.S.in Honolulu showed resistance to azithromycin at dramatically higher levels tha
Drug-resistant gonorrhea a growing threat in the U.S.
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 2 days ago
in Honolulu showed resistance to azithromycin at dramatically higher levels than typically seen in the United States, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported at its STD Prevention Conference in Atlanta. Five of the samples... Read more
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11 News Houston
Drug-resistant gonorrhea a growing threat in the U.S.in Honolulu showed resistance to azithromycin at dramatically higher levels tha
Drug-resistant gonorrhea a growing threat in the U.S.
11 News Houston / Posted 2 days ago
in Honolulu showed resistance to azithromycin at dramatically higher levels than typically seen in the United States, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported at its STD Prevention Conference in Atlanta. Five of the samples... Read more
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CBS News
Drug-resistant gonorrhea a growing threat in the U.S.in Honolulu showed resistance to azithromycin at dramatically higher levels tha
Drug-resistant gonorrhea a growing threat in the U.S.
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
in Honolulu showed resistance to azithromycin at dramatically higher levels than typically seen in the United States, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported at its STD Prevention Conference in Atlanta. Five of the samples... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Users of kratom defend herbal supplement ahead of federal banto U.S. poison centers between 2010 and 2015 linked to kratom, up from two call
Users of kratom defend herbal supplement ahead of federal ban
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
to U.S. poison centers between 2010 and 2015 linked to kratom, up from two calls between 2000 and 2005, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Edwards said the agency has not been involved in any Baltimore area cases... Read more
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NBC News
Drug-Resistant Bugs a Global Threat, WHO Saystreated for K. pneumoniae infections,” WHO says. It's been a problem in the Un
Drug-Resistant Bugs a Global Threat, WHO Says
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
treated for K. pneumoniae infections,” WHO says. It's been a problem in the United States for decades. Last fall, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that more than two million people are infected by drug-resistant... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Users of kratom defend herbal supplement ahead of federal banto U.S. poison centers between 2010 and 2015 linked to kratom, up from two call
Users of kratom defend herbal supplement ahead of federal ban
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
to U.S. poison centers between 2010 and 2015 linked to kratom, up from two calls between 2000 and 2005, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Edwards said the agency has not been involved in any Baltimore area cases... Read more
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WA Today
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' releaseand women's rights groups to come up with an action plan to rid the country of
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' release
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
and women's rights groups to come up with an action plan to rid the country of female genital mutilation. A study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released earlier this year showed 513,000 women women and girls in the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' releaseand women's rights groups to come up with an action plan to rid the country of
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' release
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
and women's rights groups to come up with an action plan to rid the country of female genital mutilation. A study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released earlier this year showed 513,000 women women and girls in the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' releaseand women's rights groups to come up with an action plan to rid the country of
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' release
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
and women's rights groups to come up with an action plan to rid the country of female genital mutilation. A study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released earlier this year showed 513,000 women women and girls in the... Read more
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The Age
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' releaseand women's rights groups to come up with an action plan to rid the country of
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' release
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
and women's rights groups to come up with an action plan to rid the country of female genital mutilation. A study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released earlier this year showed 513,000 women women and girls in the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' releaseand women's rights groups to come up with an action plan to rid the country of
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' release
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
and women's rights groups to come up with an action plan to rid the country of female genital mutilation. A study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released earlier this year showed 513,000 women women and girls in the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US says to bolster efforts to end female genital mutilationgovernment departments and women's rights groups to come up with an action plan
US says to bolster efforts to end female genital mutilation
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
government departments and women's rights groups to come up with an action plan to rid the country of FGM. A study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released earlier this year showed 513,000 women and girls in the United... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. says to bolster efforts to end female genital mutilationgovernment departments and women's rights groups to come up with an action plan
U.S. says to bolster efforts to end female genital mutilation
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
government departments and women's rights groups to come up with an action plan to rid the country of FGM. A study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released earlier this year showed 513,000 women and girls in the United... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah lawmaker introduces legislation to curb opioid epidemicaddiction and the drugs that can cause it, as well as national consensus that t
Utah lawmaker introduces legislation to curb opioid epidemic
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
addiction and the drugs that can cause it, as well as national consensus that there is a problem. Earlier this year, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention put out updated prescribing guidelines for patients and providers, also... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Tarrant County Resident Who Visited Miami Contracts Zikasince early August, and on Monday health officials declared it to be no longer
Tarrant County Resident Who Visited Miami Contracts Zika
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
since early August, and on Monday health officials declared it to be no longer a zone of active local transmission. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention lifted a warning for pregnant women to stay out of Wynwood altogether, but... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Why the teen years may not be lean yearsphysiological processes at work, too." The study findings were published this
Why the teen years may not be lean years
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
physiological processes at work, too." The study findings were published this month in the International Journal of Obesity. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has tips for parents on helping kids maintain a hea... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Cat scratch can sometimes lead to serious illnessestimated 12,000 Americans are infected each year with cat-scratch disease, and
Cat scratch can sometimes lead to serious illness
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
estimated 12,000 Americans are infected each year with cat-scratch disease, and around 500 must go to the hospital, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. The disease is spread by infected fleas. Cats pick up the bacteria... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Another mosquito-borne virus moves north from the Amazonmonitored to better manage possible future outbreaks. The findings were publis
Another mosquito-borne virus moves north from the Amazon
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
monitored to better manage possible future outbreaks. The findings were published online recently in the journal Emerging Infectious Diseases. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides more information on mosquito-borne diseas... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Cat scratch can sometimes lead to serious illnessestimated 12,000 Americans are infected each year with cat-scratch disease, and
Cat scratch can sometimes lead to serious illness
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
estimated 12,000 Americans are infected each year with cat-scratch disease, and around 500 must go to the hospital, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. The disease is spread by infected fleas. Cats pick up the bacteria... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Cat scratch can sometimes lead to serious illnessestimated 12,000 Americans are infected each year with cat-scratch disease, and
Cat scratch can sometimes lead to serious illness
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
estimated 12,000 Americans are infected each year with cat-scratch disease, and around 500 must go to the hospital, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. The disease is spread by infected fleas. Cats pick up the bacteria... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Cat scratch can sometimes lead to serious illnessestimated 12,000 Americans are infected each year with cat-scratch disease, and
Cat scratch can sometimes lead to serious illness
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 3 days ago
estimated 12,000 Americans are infected each year with cat-scratch disease, and around 500 must go to the hospital, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. The disease is spread by infected fleas. Cats pick up the bacteria... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
United Nations pledges to fight drug-resistant superbugsworld." At a meeting of global experts on Tuesday in advance of the U.N. decla
United Nations pledges to fight drug-resistant superbugs
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
world." At a meeting of global experts on Tuesday in advance of the U.N. declaration, Dr. Thomas Frieden, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said there were "huge challenges in many parts of the world where there is... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Cat scratch can sometimes lead to serious illnessestimated 12,000 Americans are infected each year with cat-scratch disease, and
Cat scratch can sometimes lead to serious illness
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 3 days ago
estimated 12,000 Americans are infected each year with cat-scratch disease, and around 500 must go to the hospital, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. The disease is spread by infected fleas. Cats pick up the bacteria... Read more
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WALB Albany
Cat scratch can sometimes lead to serious illnessestimated 12,000 Americans are infected each year with cat-scratch disease, and
Cat scratch can sometimes lead to serious illness
WALB Albany / Posted 3 days ago
estimated 12,000 Americans are infected each year with cat-scratch disease, and around 500 must go to the hospital, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. The disease is spread by infected fleas. Cats pick up the bacteria... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Cat scratch can sometimes lead to serious illnessestimated 12,000 Americans are infected each year with cat-scratch disease, and
Cat scratch can sometimes lead to serious illness
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
estimated 12,000 Americans are infected each year with cat-scratch disease, and around 500 must go to the hospital, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. The disease is spread by infected fleas. Cats pick up the bacteria... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Don’t take osteoarthritis lying downand fall injuries that too often lead to costly hip replacements and lasting di
Don’t take osteoarthritis lying down
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
and fall injuries that too often lead to costly hip replacements and lasting disability. A national survey in 2012 by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that among people with arthritis, the prevalence of two or more falls... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
FDA launches contest for opioid antidote apphave led to skyrocketing numbers of deaths, with a 200-percent increase in the
FDA launches contest for opioid antidote app
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
have led to skyrocketing numbers of deaths, with a 200-percent increase in the rate of overdose deaths, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In 2014, there were 47,055 drug overdose deaths in the U.S., with 28,647 of... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Kellogg recall of Eggo waffle batch is the latest of listeria concernsIn severe cases, the infections can cause stiff neck, confusion, loss of balanc
Kellogg recall of Eggo waffle batch is the latest of listeria concerns
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
In severe cases, the infections can cause stiff neck, confusion, loss of balance and convulsions, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Nearly everyone infected with the bacteria ends up with an invasive... Read more
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