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16 min ago | Athens Banner-Herald
College students from West Africa may be subject to extra health checks when they arrive to study in the United States as administrators try to insulate campuses from the worst Ebola outbreak in history.
3 hrs ago | Examiner.com
CNN's Elizabeth Cohen recently made a televised statement saying that, "some people don't hear this well- vaccines do not cause autism ," and, in response, parents who believe that their child suffers from vaccine -induced autism or another sort of vaccine injury are posting moving videos on social media platforms like Facebook , Instagram, and ... (more)
7 hrs ago | USA Today
The director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention expressed confidence Monday in screening measures at the international airport in the Guinean capital Conakry to prevent the spread of Ebola.
11 hrs ago | The Aiken Standard
AP Photo/Gilbert Family Dylan Gilbert, 7, of Naperville, Illinois, demonstrates how he helps collect samples of bacteria from his foot during a 2012 study.
15 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press
West Nile virus, an annual health threat for more than a decade, so far hasn't been detected in Michigan residents, likely because of a cool summer, an expert says.
Severity of the upcoming influenza season could hinge on our old acquaintance H1N1, the virulent strain that caused 13,000 deaths during the 2009 pandemic and has made an appearance each flu season since then.
One country has been severely affected by the Ebola outbreak. As the death toll climbs and supplies fall short, a local human services organization, "Community of Caring," is sending aid.
Donations can be made online at www.lcadfwmetro.org . Information about how to directly deposit a donation is also available on the organization's website.
The Pan American Health Organization released its latest data on the spread of chikungunya in the Western Hemisphere on Aug. 29. The international agency has received reports of 659,367 suspected, probable or confirmed chikungunya illnesses since the disease was first diagnosed in the hemisphere in Dec. 2013.
According to the Centers for Disease Control, 43.9% of non-smoking youth that have tried e-cigarettes report an intention to smoke a conventional cigarette within the coming year, versus just 21.5% of those that have never tried an e-cigarette.
When CDC scientist Dr. William Thompson recently confessed to scientific fraud for the purpose of hiding links between MMR vaccines and autism, members of the public were outraged.
An experimental drug for Ebola known as ZMapp has failed, according to new reports, after a top Liberian doctor who was given the untested medication recently died.
The head of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says ''immediate and urgent action'' must be taken to avoid an Ebola 'catastrophe' in Sierra Leone.
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A secret video captured inside the CDC bunker complex in Atlanta, Georgia has captured the moment CDC propaganda ministers learned one of their own top scientists had confessed to widespread vaccine research fraud.
Earlier this week, I and about 20-30 other pro-science bloggers wrote articles about a strange story , pushed by all of the usual suspects in the antivaccine universe .
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 09:02 pm
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