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  1. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | WALB-TV Albany

    Is ice cream safe to eat? Federal officials say yes, even amid recalls by two ice cream companies after the discovery of listeria bacteria in their frozen confections. The Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say there's no reason to think that listeria illnesses and deaths linked to Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries and the discovery of listeria in a sample of Ohio-based Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams are related.

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  2. A Blue Bell Ice Cream truck stops at Walgreens in Dallas on Thursday...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... bacteria in their frozen confections. The Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say there's no reason to think that listeria illnesses and deaths linked to Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries and the discovery ...

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  3. HIV outbreak in Indiana growsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The number of new HIV infections in a rural Indiana county has grown, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The institute is working with state health leaders to control the "severe outbreak," which has spread among users of a prescription opioid called Opana. 4 comments

  4. Why Botulism Is Found in Canned FoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | ABC News

    ... is caused by a nerve toxin released by certain bacteria, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . "All forms of botulism can be fatal and are considered medical emergencies," according to the CDC. "Foodborne botulism is a ...

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  5. Gallup poll finds more gay marriages, domestic partnerships than thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Erie Times News

    ... married. Those results are higher than finding by the Census Bureau and by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The increase is a reflection of the growth in the number of states that have legalized same-sex marriage in recent years. Just ...

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  6. CDC Alert: HIV And Hepatitis C Co-Infection Outbreaks Could Result From IV Drug UseRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Medical Daily

    The CDC issued an alert today to warn of HIV and hepatitis C virus community outbreaks resulting from IV drug use.

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  7. United Africans of the Berkshires to host fundraiser for Ebola fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... Pittsfield, a member of United Africans of the Berkshires Inc. On April 23, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization released the latest statistics since what is considered the largest Ebola outbreak began ...

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  8. CDC Warns More HIV, Hepatitis C Outbreaks Likely Among Drug UsersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warns that the U.S. epidemic of opioid abuse could lead to more severe outbreaks of HIV and hepatitis C nationally, much like the outbreak now seen in Indiana. A health advisory the agency released Friday outlines steps that state health departments and medical providers should take to minimize the risk of that happening.

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  9. Drug-Related HIV Outbreak Spurs Nationwide AlertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Health.com

    ... any area and to be sure any increases are being detected," Mermin said. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that about 3,900 new cases of HIV each year are attributable to injection drug use. "That's down nearly 90 percent ...

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  10. Wider Use of Naloxone Could Cut Deaths From Drug Overdoses: CDCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Health.com

    ... in time to people who have overdosed on prescription opioids or heroin. U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention researchers reviewed nationwide data from 2012 and found that advanced EMS staffers were more likely than basic EMS staffers to ...

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  11. Teens who abuse study drugs face legal, health problems in the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... were reported by their parents to be taking medication for ADHD, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "When we prescribe stimulants, kids or individuals who have ADHD have more attention span, their impulsivity decreases, ...

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  12. Unusual ice cream recalls raise questions about causeRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... There are no known illnesses linked to the Jeni's recall, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "At this time, the FDA does not believe that the finding of listeria in one sample of Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams is related to the ...

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  13. Physical therapy for infertilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

    More than 1 million women in the U.S. have problems with fertility, according to the latest data by the Centers for Disease Control. While many of them turn to surgery or in vitro fertilization, there is another option that doesn't require surgery or medication.

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  14. Buy Pilgrim's Pride On Bird Flu ScaresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Seeking Alpha

    Recently, the bird flu outbreak in the US has weighed heavily on shares of poultry producers such as Sanderson Farms , Pilgrim's Pride and Tyson Foods . I believe this is the perfect opportunity for value investors with a long horizon to accumulate a position in some of these companies.

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  15. 2nd U.S. Ice Cream Maker Pulls All Products After Listeria ThreatRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | HON

    ... older adults and people with weakened immune systems, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Jeni's, which is based in Columbus, has more than 20 stores in Atlanta; Charleston, S.C.; Chicago; Cleveland; Los Angeles and ...

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  16. A Mother's Love in Action at 'Ground Zero': National...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Freshnews

    Frankie Milley founded Meningitis Angels when her teenage son Ryan died. Portland, Ore.

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  17. HIV cases skyrocket among US painkiller drug abusersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Jerome Adams, describing the current outbreak as "unprecedented." The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday issued a nationwide alert to health care providers to be on the lookout for similar outbreaks of hepatitis C and the ...

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  18. Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams In Los Feliz Temporarily Closed Due To Listeria ConcernRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | CBS Local

    ... and will provide updated information to consumers as we learn more." The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said there are no known illnesses linked to Jeni's products. In an online statement, Jeni's said it is issuing a recall and closing ...

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  19. Drought blamed for upsurge in dengue fever in BrazilRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Los Angeles Times

    ... symptoms when infected for the second or third time. Earlier this week, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a low-priority "Level 1" travel notice for dengue in Brazil, noting that "Acre, Sao Paulo, and Goias are the states ...

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  20. Urgent Action Needed for IndianaHIV Outbreak, CDC SaysRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Lucianne.com

    Indiana has spread to at least 135 people, and federal officials are warning communities around the country to look out for similar outbreaks. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday that "urgent action" was needed to control the outbreak in IndianaA s Scott County and said itA s possible other cities or towns are vulnerable.

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