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  1. Ebola in mind, US colleges screen some studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... by sitting next to someone in class, should be enough to calm nerves. While the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have issued no specific recommendations for colleges, some state health departments, including in South Carolina and North ...

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  2. Kids Who Lack Sleep Often Become Obese Adults: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Max

    ... added. Teens should get nine to 10 hours of sleep a night, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It's known that daytime sleepiness and fatigue affect what and how people eat by triggering cravings and altering appetite. ...

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  3. FDA OKs Cellphone Apps That Monitor Heart FunctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Max

    For a growing U.S. aging population, tracking heart health via a smartphone can mean the difference between life and death.

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  4. U.S. Infant Vaccination Rates High, Unvaccinated Still VulnerableRead the original story

    Friday | Infection Control Today

    The vast majority of parents are making sure that their children get vaccinated against potentially serious diseases, according to data from CDC's 2013 National Immunization Survey Children published in this week's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report .

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  5. Community leadership should make HIV a priorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Q-Notes

    ... who have sex with men (MSM) more than any other demographic in this country. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says MSM are about four percent of the population. Yet, in 2010, we accounted for 78 percent of new HIV infections ...

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  6. UPMC to require flu shots for all clinical staff beginning next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    ... Quality Officer Tami Minnier in a prepared statement. "According to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the flu shot is our best defense against influenza. You cannot get influenza from the flu shot, and new formulations make it ...

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  7. Online immunization registry passes milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Republic

    ... or local health department. Users can view their immunization history or the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's recommended immunization schedule. All MyVaxIndiana records appear as they are maintained in the Indiana Children and Hoosiers ...

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  8. Weddings: As marriage rate drops, spending on ceremonies increasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Kingman Daily Miner

    'There are so many spontaneous moments and if you're not ready or paying attention, you will miss out on wonderful memories like this one.

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  9. Taking preventive health care into community spacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... settings helps underserved adults get preventive care. With support from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the study's authors reviewed 142 outreach programs nationwide and identified 20 that successfully used non-traditional settings, ...

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  10. Ebola outbreak began at healer's funeral according to studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PhysOrg Weblog

    Pictured above is a colorized image of an Ebola virus virion. Credit: Centers for Disease Control microbiologist Frederick A. Murphy.

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  11. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): There's More Trans...Read the original story

    Friday | BioSpace

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention : There's More Trans Fat Lurking In U.S. Foods Than You Think Nearly 1 in 10 processed food products sold in the United States has trans fat in it - but you'd never know it by glancing at the nutritional label on the back of the package, according to a study released Thursday by the Centers for Disease ... (more)

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  12. Escalating Arthritis Symptoms In Children Linked To ObesityRead the original story

    Friday | Emailwire.com

    ... arthritis because they're overweight. Arthritis isn't a stand-alone disease. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it's a symptom of more than 150 diseases, conditions and syndromes. It's characterized by multiple levels of joint pain ...

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  13. US government labs plan biohazard-safety sweepRead the original story

    Friday | NatureNews

    The discovery of smallpox in a refrigerator at the US National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, on 9 July has apparently sparked some soul searching in the US government.

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  14. This week in health: Food poisoning, young e-cig smokers, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Canada.com

    ... out, those fears may be justified: a new National Youth Tobacco Survey from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has found that not only is e-cig use among teens growing exponentially; it's been taken up by over a quarter-million youth ...

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  15. Most U.S. Babies Get Their Vaccines: CDCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | WebMD

    ... (MMR); polio ; hepatitis B and chickenpox (varicella), according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "Nationally, vaccination among children 19 to 35 months of age remains stable or has increased for all of the recommended ...

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  16. Less Sleep in Teen Years Tied to More Pounds At 21Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | MedlinePlus

    ... added. Teens should get nine to 10 hours of sleep a night, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It's known that daytime sleepiness and fatigue affect what and how people eat by triggering cravings and altering appetite. ...

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  17. Ebola cases accelerating, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    ... do have. "It's even worse than I'd feared," Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said Wednesday of the crisis. "Every day this outbreak goes on, it increases the risk for another export to another ...

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  18. Ebola Outbreak Could Infect 20,000 People, U.N. SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | MedlinePlus

    ... Mali, the NIH said. Earlier this week, Dr. Thomas Frieden, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, visited Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, where he acknowledged that the virus currently has the "upper hand" in the ...

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  19. Medical Waste: A Review of the Essentials for the Infection PreventionistRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Infection Control Today

    From a disease-transmission perspective, medical waste is one important topic that should be within the purview of the infection preventionist.

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  20. Medical Waste: A Review of the Essentials for the Infection PreventionistRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Infection Control Today

    From a disease-transmission perspective, medical waste is one important topic that should be within the purview of the infection preventionist.

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