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KING5 Seattle
Feds expected to announce final e-cigarette rule that could nearly ban themto prolong "the tobacco epidemic." E-cigarette use has been rising steadily, es
Feds expected to announce final e-cigarette rule that could nearly ban them
KING5 Seattle / Posted 27 minutes ago
to prolong "the tobacco epidemic." E-cigarette use has been rising steadily, especially among youth. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, e-cigarette use among high school students rose from 1.5% in 2011 to 16% in... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Feds announce final e-cigarette rule that nearly bans themto prolong "the tobacco epidemic." E-cigarette use has been rising steadily, es
Feds announce final e-cigarette rule that nearly bans them
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 36 minutes ago
to prolong "the tobacco epidemic." E-cigarette use has been rising steadily, especially among youth. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, e-cigarette use among high school students rose from 1.5% in 2011 to 16% in... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Feds announce final e-cigarette rule that nearly bans themto prolong "the tobacco epidemic." E-cigarette use has been rising steadily, es
Feds announce final e-cigarette rule that nearly bans them
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted an hour ago
to prolong "the tobacco epidemic." E-cigarette use has been rising steadily, especially among youth. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, e-cigarette use among high school students rose from 1.5% in 2011 to 16% in... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Costco, Trader Joe's, Safeway, Walmart frozen foods recalled for listeria risksweet potatoes to blueberries, all of which "have the potential to be contamina
Costco, Trader Joe's, Safeway, Walmart frozen foods recalled for listeria risk
Brush News-Tribune / Posted an hour ago
sweet potatoes to blueberries, all of which "have the potential to be contaminated," according to a company statement. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday said CRF's products had been linked to eight listeria infections... Read more
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The Huffington Post
U.S. Regulators Ban E-Cigarette Sales To Minorsto government figures, and officials said they are now the most commonly used t
U.S. Regulators Ban E-Cigarette Sales To Minors
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 hours ago
to government figures, and officials said they are now the most commonly used tobacco product among youth. Data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the FDA's Center for Tobacco Products released in April showed that 3... Read more
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FOX News
Teens most drawn to e-cigarettes by online adsas independence, rebellion and sex," said lead study author Dr. Tushar Singh of
Teens most drawn to e-cigarettes by online ads
FOX News / Posted 2 hours ago
as independence, rebellion and sex," said lead study author Dr. Tushar Singh of the Office on Smoking and Health at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta. "The situation is compounded by the fact that e-cigarette online... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US regulators ban e-cigarette, cigar sales to minorsto government figures, and officials said they are now the most commonly used t
US regulators ban e-cigarette, cigar sales to minors
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 hours ago
to government figures, and officials said they are now the most commonly used tobacco product among youth. Data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the FDA's Center for Tobacco Products released in April showed that 3... Read more
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ABC News
FDA to Start Regulating E-Cigarettesamong high school students has risen sharply, from 1.5 percent in 2011 to 16 pe
FDA to Start Regulating E-Cigarettes
ABC News / Posted 3 hours ago
among high school students has risen sharply, from 1.5 percent in 2011 to 16 percent in 2015, according to the FDA and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. An estimated 3 million middle and high school students were current... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Medical errors: A hidden killerrespiratory disease, which kills about 150,000 people a year, is listed as the
Medical errors: A hidden killer
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 4 hours ago
respiratory disease, which kills about 150,000 people a year, is listed as the third leading cause of death by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. However, "incidence rates for deaths directly attributable to medical care... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Medical errors: A hidden killerrespiratory disease, which kills about 150,000 people a year, is listed as the
Medical errors: A hidden killer
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 hours ago
respiratory disease, which kills about 150,000 people a year, is listed as the third leading cause of death by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. However, "incidence rates for deaths directly attributable to medical care... Read more
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Newsmax
Hepatitis C Leading Infectious Disease Killer in USdisease, health officials report. There were 19,659 hepatitis C-related deaths
Hepatitis C Leading Infectious Disease Killer in US
Newsmax / Posted 4 hours ago
disease, health officials report. There were 19,659 hepatitis C-related deaths in 2014, according to preliminary data from U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Those tragically high numbers aren't necessary, one CDC expert said. "Why... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Medical errors estimated to be third leading cause of U.S. deathsrespiratory disease, which kills about 150,000 people a year, is listed as the
Medical errors estimated to be third leading cause of U.S. deaths
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
respiratory disease, which kills about 150,000 people a year, is listed as the third leading cause of death by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. However, "incidence rates for deaths directly attributable to medical care... Read more
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FOX News
ER visits fell after warnings put on kids cough drugsafter manufacturers printed new warnings on medicine bottles, says a new govern
ER visits fell after warnings put on kids cough drugs
FOX News / Posted 4 hours ago
after manufacturers printed new warnings on medicine bottles, says a new government study. But the researchers from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) say more can be done to prevent kids from accidentally taking cough and... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Medical errors: A hidden killerrespiratory disease, which kills about 150,000 people a year, is listed as the
Medical errors: A hidden killer
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 hours ago
respiratory disease, which kills about 150,000 people a year, is listed as the third leading cause of death by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. However, "incidence rates for deaths directly attributable to medical care... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Medical errors: A hidden killerrespiratory disease, which kills about 150,000 people a year, is listed as the
Medical errors: A hidden killer
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 hours ago
respiratory disease, which kills about 150,000 people a year, is listed as the third leading cause of death by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. However, "incidence rates for deaths directly attributable to medical care... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Medical errors: A hidden killerrespiratory disease, which kills about 150,000 people a year, is listed as the
Medical errors: A hidden killer
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 5 hours ago
respiratory disease, which kills about 150,000 people a year, is listed as the third leading cause of death by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. However, "incidence rates for deaths directly attributable to medical care... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Medical errors: A hidden killerrespiratory disease, which kills about 150,000 people a year, is listed as the
Medical errors: A hidden killer
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 5 hours ago
respiratory disease, which kills about 150,000 people a year, is listed as the third leading cause of death by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. However, "incidence rates for deaths directly attributable to medical care... Read more
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WALB Albany
Medical errors: A hidden killerrespiratory disease, which kills about 150,000 people a year, is listed as the
Medical errors: A hidden killer
WALB Albany / Posted 5 hours ago
respiratory disease, which kills about 150,000 people a year, is listed as the third leading cause of death by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. However, "incidence rates for deaths directly attributable to medical care... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Pain doctor Prince sought help from speaks outspotlight Kornfeld, who also runs a pain clinic at Oakland’s Highland Hospital
Pain doctor Prince sought help from speaks out
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 hours ago
spotlight Kornfeld, who also runs a pain clinic at Oakland’s Highland Hospital, said new prescribing guidelines from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Obama administration’s $1.1 billion investment in fighting the heroin... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
States urged to reduce pregnancy-related deathscampaign is led by the Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs (AMCHP),
States urged to reduce pregnancy-related deaths
The Record Searchlight / Posted 6 hours ago
campaign is led by the Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs (AMCHP), a public health advocacy group, and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. AMCHP and the CDC want every state that doesn’t have one already to create... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
For little children with ADHD, more than a pill is beststretch alone. Among girls, the hike in diagnoses was even steeper. Dr. Anne S
For little children with ADHD, more than a pill is best
The Record Searchlight / Posted 6 hours ago
stretch alone. Among girls, the hike in diagnoses was even steeper. Dr. Anne Schuchat, principal deputy director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, told reporters Tuesday that the benefits of behavior therapy “can last for... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Pain doctor Prince sought help from speaks outhe said. Kornfeld, who also runs a pain clinic at Oakland’s Highland Hospital,
Pain doctor Prince sought help from speaks out
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 hours ago
he said. Kornfeld, who also runs a pain clinic at Oakland’s Highland Hospital, said new prescribing guidelines from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Obama administration’s $1.1 billion investment in fighting the heroin... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Pain doctor Prince sought help from speaks outhe said. Kornfeld, who also runs a pain clinic at Oakland’s Highland Hospital,
Pain doctor Prince sought help from speaks out
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 hours ago
he said. Kornfeld, who also runs a pain clinic at Oakland’s Highland Hospital, said new prescribing guidelines from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Obama administration’s $1.1 billion investment in fighting the heroin... Read more
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Island Packet
Zika virus exposes need for greater public health funding, experts sayRobert Wood Johnson Foundation, the United States scored a 6.7 out of 10 on its
Zika virus exposes need for greater public health funding, experts say
Island Packet / Posted 16 hours ago
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the United States scored a 6.7 out of 10 on its preparedness level. Projections from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show that Zika-carrying mosquitoes are likely to be prevalent in the Southern... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Frozen Food Fears: 4 Things To Know About The Listeria Recalla staple in many diets, so a huge recall of them has us peering at the packages
Frozen Food Fears: 4 Things To Know About The Listeria Recall
KPBS San Diego / Posted 18 hours ago
a staple in many diets, so a huge recall of them has us peering at the packages in our freezers. On Tuesday evening, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced an outbreak of the deadlyListeria monocytogenes bacteria — and... Read more
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Denver Post
Costco, Trader Joe's, Safeway, Walmart frozen foods recalled for listeria risksweet potatoes to blueberries, all of which "have the potential to be contamina
Costco, Trader Joe's, Safeway, Walmart frozen foods recalled for listeria risk
Denver Post / Posted 21 hours ago
sweet potatoes to blueberries, all of which "have the potential to be contaminated," according to a company statement. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday said CRF's products had been linked to eight listeria infections... Read more
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The Mercury News
California smoking laws: E-cigarette regulation, higher age limit await Jerry Brown's signature or vetothis provision. And while California already limits sales of e-cigarettes to a
California smoking laws: E-cigarette regulation, higher age limit await Jerry Brown's signature or veto
The Mercury News / Posted 23 hours ago
this provision. And while California already limits sales of e-cigarettes to adults, a report released last year by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that e-cigarette use among middle and high school students tripled from... Read more
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NJ Biz
Children's Specialized creates app for children and teens with autismand practice safe and healthy activities as a regular part of their lives,” acc
Children's Specialized creates app for children and teens with autism
NJ Biz / Posted yesterday
and practice safe and healthy activities as a regular part of their lives,” according to the hospital. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, obesity is 50 percent more common in individuals ages 12 to 17 with... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Too many people still take unneeded antibioticswhich infect 2 million Americans and kill 23,000 every year, said Fleming-Dutra
Too many people still take unneeded antibiotics
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
which infect 2 million Americans and kill 23,000 every year, said Fleming-Dutra, a pediatrician and epidemiologist at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Antibiotics are most misused in the treatment of short-term respiratory... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Too many people still take unneeded antibioticswhich infect 2 million Americans and kill 23,000 every year, said Fleming-Dutra
Too many people still take unneeded antibiotics
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
which infect 2 million Americans and kill 23,000 every year, said Fleming-Dutra, a pediatrician and epidemiologist at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Antibiotics are most misused in the treatment of short-term respiratory... Read more
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WALB Albany
Too many people still take unneeded antibioticswhich infect 2 million Americans and kill 23,000 every year, said Fleming-Dutra
Too many people still take unneeded antibiotics
WALB Albany / Posted yesterday
which infect 2 million Americans and kill 23,000 every year, said Fleming-Dutra, a pediatrician and epidemiologist at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Antibiotics are most misused in the treatment of short-term respiratory... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Too many people still take unneeded antibioticswhich infect 2 million Americans and kill 23,000 every year, said Fleming-Dutra
Too many people still take unneeded antibiotics
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted yesterday
which infect 2 million Americans and kill 23,000 every year, said Fleming-Dutra, a pediatrician and epidemiologist at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Antibiotics are most misused in the treatment of short-term respiratory... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Too many people still take unneeded antibioticswhich infect 2 million Americans and kill 23,000 every year, said Fleming-Dutra
Too many people still take unneeded antibiotics
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted yesterday
which infect 2 million Americans and kill 23,000 every year, said Fleming-Dutra, a pediatrician and epidemiologist at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Antibiotics are most misused in the treatment of short-term respiratory... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Too many people still take unneeded antibioticswhich infect 2 million Americans and kill 23,000 every year, said Fleming-Dutra
Too many people still take unneeded antibiotics
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
which infect 2 million Americans and kill 23,000 every year, said Fleming-Dutra, a pediatrician and epidemiologist at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Antibiotics are most misused in the treatment of short-term respiratory... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Too many people still take unneeded antibioticswhich infect 2 million Americans and kill 23,000 every year, said Fleming-Dutra
Too many people still take unneeded antibiotics
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
which infect 2 million Americans and kill 23,000 every year, said Fleming-Dutra, a pediatrician and epidemiologist at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Antibiotics are most misused in the treatment of short-term respiratory... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Too many people still take unneeded antibioticswhich infect 2 million Americans and kill 23,000 every year, said Fleming-Dutra
Too many people still take unneeded antibiotics
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
which infect 2 million Americans and kill 23,000 every year, said Fleming-Dutra, a pediatrician and epidemiologist at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Antibiotics are most misused in the treatment of short-term respiratory... Read more
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CTV News
One in three antibiotic prescriptions in U.S. 'unnecessary:' studymillion people. To find out how many of these prescriptions were unnecessary,
One in three antibiotic prescriptions in U.S. 'unnecessary:' study
CTV News / Posted yesterday
million people. To find out how many of these prescriptions were unnecessary, Katherine Fleming-Dutra, a doctor with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and colleagues studied a national medical care survey to estimate the rates... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Opioids prescribed by doctors led to 92,000 overdoses in ERs in one year2009, overdoses involving painkillers pushed drug fatalities past traffic accid
Opioids prescribed by doctors led to 92,000 overdoses in ERs in one year
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
2009, overdoses involving painkillers pushed drug fatalities past traffic accidents as a cause of death. And in 2011, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention declared an epidemic. The crisis had long been blamed on pharmacy robberies,... Read more
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Newsmax
Too Many Unneeded Antibiotics Still Prescribedwhich infect 2 million Americans and kill 23,000 every year, said Fleming-Dutra
Too Many Unneeded Antibiotics Still Prescribed
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
which infect 2 million Americans and kill 23,000 every year, said Fleming-Dutra, a pediatrician and epidemiologist at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Antibiotics are most misused in the treatment of short-term respiratory... Read more
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Newsmax
Could Infant Colds Raise Type 1 Diabetes Risk?the immune system," Dunne said. Viruses cause most common colds and upper resp
Could Infant Colds Raise Type 1 Diabetes Risk?
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
the immune system," Dunne said. Viruses cause most common colds and upper respiratory infections, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Until the results of longer-term, more in-depth studies are in, there's not... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Fall and crash caused TBI’s, changed livesbuilding the stage for a UMass graduation, Frank Russo shows, and even built a
Fall and crash caused TBI’s, changed lives
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted yesterday
building the stage for a UMass graduation, Frank Russo shows, and even built a barge on Boston Harbor." According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Americans made 2.5 million visits to hospital emergency rooms in 2010... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Could dieting boost health even if you're not overweight?percent were women. Healthy weight runs from 18.5 to 24.9 BMI, while overweigh
Could dieting boost health even if you're not overweight?
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted yesterday
percent were women. Healthy weight runs from 18.5 to 24.9 BMI, while overweight runs from 25 to 29.9 BMI, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Obesity is defined as a BMI of 30 or higher. Almost two-thirds of the... Read more
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CBS News
Could dieting boost health even if you're not overweight?percent were women. Healthy weight runs from 18.5 to 24.9 BMI, while overweigh
Could dieting boost health even if you're not overweight?
CBS News / Posted yesterday
percent were women. Healthy weight runs from 18.5 to 24.9 BMI, while overweight runs from 25 to 29.9 BMI, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Obesity is defined as a BMI of 30 or higher. Almost two-thirds of the... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
AP source: Games in PR likely to be moved because of Zikais expected by the end of the week regarding whether the games will be played a
AP source: Games in PR likely to be moved because of Zika
Warren Times Observer / Posted yesterday
is expected by the end of the week regarding whether the games will be played as scheduled or moved, Koehler said. U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention gave a presentation on the disease to the Marlins and representatives of... Read more
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Popular Science Australia
Home Test Kit Helps You Find Antibiotics In Leavesto crowdsource the discovery of new antibiotics. They’re taking on a hot topic
Home Test Kit Helps You Find Antibiotics In Leaves
Popular Science Australia / Posted yesterday
to crowdsource the discovery of new antibiotics. They’re taking on a hot topic in medicine right now. This September, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a report saying that drug-resistant microbes are a growing threat in... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Marlins-Pirates series in Puerto Rico is likely to be moved over Zika virus concernsis expected by the end of the week regarding whether the games will be played a
Marlins-Pirates series in Puerto Rico is likely to be moved over Zika virus concerns
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
is expected by the end of the week regarding whether the games will be played as scheduled or moved, Koehler said. U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention gave a presentation on the disease to the Marlins and representatives of... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
AP source: Games in PR likely to be moved because of Zikais expected by the end of the week regarding whether the games will be played a
AP source: Games in PR likely to be moved because of Zika
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted yesterday
is expected by the end of the week regarding whether the games will be played as scheduled or moved, Koehler said. U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention gave a presentation on the disease to the Marlins and representatives of... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Games in PR likely to be moved because of Zikais expected by the end of the week regarding whether the games will be played a
Games in PR likely to be moved because of Zika
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
is expected by the end of the week regarding whether the games will be played as scheduled or moved, Koehler said. U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention gave a presentation on the disease to the Marlins and representatives of... Read more
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The Express-Times
Frozen food recall affects 2 years' production, 358 productsfruit and vegetable products manufactured or processed in CRF's Pasco facility
Frozen food recall affects 2 years' production, 358 products
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
fruit and vegetable products manufactured or processed in CRF's Pasco facility since May 1, 2014. Along with the FDA, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is also cooperating in the recall. The recalled products may be contaminated... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Games in PR likely to be moved because of Zikais expected by the end of the week regarding whether the games will be played a
Games in PR likely to be moved because of Zika
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted yesterday
is expected by the end of the week regarding whether the games will be played as scheduled or moved, Koehler said. U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention gave a presentation on the disease to the Marlins and representatives of... Read more
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