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  1. Flu Makes Easter Resurgence In New Jersey: Has It Affected You?Read the original story

    14 min ago | Patch.com

    ... has made a springtime resurgence in New Jersey, according to NJ.com . The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that all regions of New Jersey once again show the spread of flu is now rated as high, rebounding from its previous level ...

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  2. Salmonella cases down, but beware of other bacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WYFF-TV Greenville

    According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's annual report card on foodborne illnesses, vibrio infections -- most frequently found in raw or undercooked shellfish -- have increased by 75% since the CDC's previous analysis period, 2006-2008.

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  3. UK scientists slam flu drug in ongoing debateRead the original story

    32 min ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... BMJ. Public health agencies including the World Health Organization and the U. S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention continue to recommend Tamiflu be used to treat flu and say it has proven helpful in treating patients with novel strains ...

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  4. Food poisoning from raw shellfish on the rise reports CDCRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Examiner.com

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention noted that an increase in cases of food poisoning from raw shellfish has occurred; on a brighter note, cases of food poisoning from salmonella has dropped On April 18, in its Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention noted that an increase in cases of food ... (more)

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  5. More People Worldwide Eating 'Healthy' Fats, Study FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | HON

    ... milk, ice cream products, and palm and coconut oils, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which recommends cutting back on saturated fats. Global saturated fat intake averaged 9.4 percent in 2010, but there were wide ...

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  6. Distance doesn't make the heart grow fonder in bedRead the original story

    57 min ago | Philly.com

    ... the continued increase in the prevalence of diabetes, says a new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The obesity epidemic fuels the rise of type 2 diabetes cases, and it's expected that our baby boomer generation will ...

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  7. More people eating 'healthy' fatsRead the original story

    57 min ago | Philly.com

    ... milk, ice cream products, and palm and coconut oils, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which recommends cutting back on saturated fats. Global saturated fat intake averaged 9.4 percent in 2010, but there were wide ...

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  8. Florida City Worker Resigns After Kicking HIV-Positive Basketball Player Out Of Rec LeagueRead the original story

    1 hr ago | ThinkProgress

    More than 20 after Magic Johnson returned to the NBA following his HIV-positive diagnosis, a player in a Kissimmee, Florida recreational basketball league was pulled off the court and temporarily banished from the league because he is HIV-positive.

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  9. Epidemic of GOPer virus will kill thousands in red statesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Daily Kos

    Imagine that the Centers for Disease Control warned that America was about to be hit by a preventable epidemic of a deadly, though curable, virus.

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  10. NJ Mumps Victims Were Vaccinated, Officials SayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    ... dose of MMR develop some immunity to all three viruses, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . But the mumps portion of the shot is only 88 percent effective in preventing the disease. "Of the three vaccines that are ...

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  11. Google's Driverless Cars Are Safer Than Vehicles Driven By Humans, But They Aren't PerfectRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Medical Daily

    ... it promises to be safer than a human driver, which, when looking at data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), doesn't seem to be very hard. According to the CDC , more than 2.3 million adult drivers and passengers were treated ...

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  12. New MRSA-Type Superbug Identified In Brazil; Spread By Skin Contact, Affects The Healthy And SickRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Medical Daily

    ... bacteria enter your bloodstream, joints, bones, lungs, or heart. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one in three people carry staph in their nose, usually without any illness, while two in 100 people carry MRSA. ...

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  13. Is Parkinson's An Autoimmune Disease? Neurons May Die From Body's Faulty Immune SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Medical Daily

    ... is currently the 14th leading cause of death in the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The disease may also be on the rise, as the CDC reports a 4.6 percent increase in prevalence in 2010, the most recent year ...

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  14. Unemployment rates fall in 21 US states last monthRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, file photo, retired U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Thomas Gipson, of Atlanta, right, has his resume looked over by Ralph Brown, a management and program analyst with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, during a job fair for veterans at the VFW Post 2681,Marietta, Ga.

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  15. The U.S. Isn't Very Good At Preventing Our Food From Making Us SickRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ThinkProgress

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention just released this year's food safety report - and while the agency is celebrating some incremental progress in combating foodborne illnesses, it's clear there's still much more work that needs to be done.

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  16. Whooping cough outbreaks reported in Sonoma CountyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Petaluma360

    ... stage, which often lasts up to six weeks. But according to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, coughing fits can recur with subsequent respiratory infections for many months after the onset of pertussis. William Brady of Petaluma ...

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  17. Flu Makes Easter Resurgence In New Jersey: Has It Affected You?Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... has made a springtime resurgence in New Jersey, according to NJ.com . The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that all regions of New Jersey once again show the spread of flu is now rated as high, rebounding from its previous level ...

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  18. Foodborne Illness Stable; Salmonella DownRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | InteliHealth

    ... steady in recent years, U.S. health officials say. The new report comes from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). It includes cases in 10 states. The CDC's reporting system confirmed 19,000 cases of foodborne illness in these states ...

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  19. Local Chiropractors Discuss: Arthritis Doesn't Have to Mean It's Time to Slow DownRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Sussex Sun

    ... aged and older adults, it can also afflict younger people. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 22% of American adults (about 50 million people) report having been diagnosed with arthritis. Their symptoms ...

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  20. Pet owners beware, report shows increase in infectious diseases in dog and catsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... While a vaccine is available, there is no cure for FIV according to Banfield. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that approximately 300,000 Americans are diagnosed with Lyme disease each year, with most cases occurring in the ...

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