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  1. Teen birth rate has dropped dramatically in last two decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | KXVO

    ... teenagers as a result of the decline, according to researchers from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That "eye-opening" reduction in births "leapt out at me from the report," said Bill Albert, chief program officer of The ...

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  2. Peanut, almond butter recall for possible salmonella hits Whole Foods, Kroger, and othersRead the original story

    4 min ago | Christian Science Monitor

    A major supplier of nut butters has recalled 45 lots of almond and peanut butter due to possible salmonella contamination.

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  3. Coinfected?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | POZ

    According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , more than 1.1 million people in the United States are living with with HIV, and around 25 percent of those are also coinfected with hepatitis C .

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  4. Flu Shot Recommended For All Pregnant WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Switched

    ... be vaccinated against influenza, but this is a myth , according to ACOG and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC recommends that everyone age 6 months and older, including pregnant women, receive a flu shot every year. Prior to ...

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  5. Ebola Scare In SacramentoRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | KMPH-TV Fresno

    Officials at the South Sacramento Kaiser Medical Center say they've admitted a patient that may have been exposed to the Ebola virus. Blood samples have been sent to the Centers for Disease Control to test for Ebola, which may take a few days.

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  6. Almond and peanut butters recalled from marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Journal and Courier

    ... people to suffer from diarrhea, fever and abdominal cramps, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . About 42,000 cases are reported in the USA each year, the CDC says. Consumers of the recalled products should throw away the ...

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  7. Million Hearts launches challenge to recognize success in blood pressure controlRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    ... year, the Million Hearts Hypertension Control Challenge was developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in support of Million Hearts, to recognize exemplary practices and providers in blood pressure management. This includes working ...

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  8. Beech Grove schools see whooping cough caseRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    ... has also used social media and other methods to notify parents. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , pertussis is a respiratory illness spread from person-to-person, often through sneezing or coughing near others. Symptoms ...

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  9. Northern California patient tested for possible Ebola exposureRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | AlertNet

    Blood samples from a patient at a Northern California hospital, who is suspected of having been exposed to the deadly Ebola virus, will be tested by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, officials said.

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  10. How Virginity Pledges Can End Up Undermining Sexual HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | ThinkProgress

    ... ement comprehensive sexuality instruction as early as age 10 . Officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) also endorse starting sex ed earlier, based on statistics showing that most kids don't

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  11. Consumers View of Preservatives in Processed MeatsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Grocery Headquarters

    ... concerns as well as meet the demand for simplified ingredient statements. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that known pathogens cause an estimated 9.4 million illnesses annually in the United States, including hospitalizations ...

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  12. Texas man knows how to jam, while helping othersRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    ... in this country has one of the three types of Down syndrome, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Roughly half of the children born with the genetic, chromosomal disorder suffer from heart defects. The condition has a range ...

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  13. Teen birth rate has dropped dramatically in last two decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KFVS12

    ... teenagers as a result of the decline, according to researchers from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That "eye-opening" reduction in births "leapt out at me from the report," said Bill Albert, chief program officer of The ...

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  14. Northern California hospital testing patient for possible EbolaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... was subsequently sent by the Sacramento County Public Health Laboratory to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta. It will take several days to get the results and to determine whether the patient, who may have been exposed to ...

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  15. Teen Birth Rate Has Dropped Dramatically in Last Two Decades: CDCRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mental Help Net

    ... teenagers as a result of the decline, according to researchers from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That "eye-opening" reduction in births "leapt out at me from the report," said Bill Albert, chief program officer of The ...

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  16. Sleep Deprivation Plagues These Cities Most, Says Fitness Tracker Data: Why Urban Bedtimes SufferRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Medical Daily

    ... is less than the seven to eight hours of sleep per night, recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . Numbers came in just short of health recommendations throughout the country's 21 major cities along with 24 international ...

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  17. Safe Kids report puts spotlight on youth ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Gazette

    Nine out of 10 kids say they have been injured while playing a sport; many are the types of injuries that require medical attention.

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  18. California patient being tested for possible Ebola exposureRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New York Post

    Hospital officials at Kaiser South Sacramento have refused to identify the person, who they say has been isolated in a "negative pressure room" to reduce the risk of an outbreak, KPIX San Francisco reports.

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  19. EPA admin sees Boston as model for asthma preventionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... is more prevalent in children than adults, or how to cure it, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which lists a range of substances that can trigger an asthma attack, such as air pollution, mold and dust mites. According to ...

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  20. Sacramento Hospital Taking Extra Precautions As Patient Is Tested For Ebola VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... has submitted blood samples for testing. Those samples are being examined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to determine whether the Ebola virus is present. It is likely to take several days for the test results to come back. The CDC ...

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