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  1. Gender news not always accurate in pregnancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheBostonChannel.com

    For expecting parents, 20 weeks is a milestone. It marks the halfway point of the 40 week pregnancy, but most excitingly it is the time many soon-to-be moms and dads find out the answer to the big question: boy or girl? But what happens when instead of the little girl everyone has been expecting and buying clothes for a little boy ends up being born? Kyle and Danielle Williams captured their family's reaction on camera, and their reactions went viral.

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  2. New pox virus discovered in Eastern EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canada.com

    ... it seems less severe" than monkeypox and smallpox, said Dr. Neil Vora of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the lead author of the new report. It is most similar to cowpox, a rarely-seen disease. Cowpox has been in Europe for ...

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  3. Ebola has taken its worst toll on babies, other young kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canada.com

    ... in New Orleans in November. FILE - This undated file image made available by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows the Ebola virus. A study from the World Health Organization's Ebola Response Team published Wednesday, March 25, 2015 ...

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  4. New Anti-Smoking Ads Highlight Pain, SufferingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC San Diego

    The Centers for Disease Control hopes latest round of graphic ads will help prevent smoking. "If I'd had a crystal ball many years ago, I would never have put that first cigarette in my mouth," one woman who is losing vision due to macular degeneration says in a new video from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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  5. U.S. ad campaign points to dangers of dual cigaret...Read the original story

    Yesterday | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    The U.S. Centers for Disease Control is launching an ad campaign warning consumers against the dual use of e-cigarettes and regular cigarettes. E-cigarettes are battery-powered devices that heat a nicotine-laced liquid to produce an inhalable vapor.

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  6. New government campaign against tobacco tries to snuff out e-cigarettes alsoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PennLive.com

    The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now includes an electronic cigarette user in its campaign which focuses on real people to show the harms of tobacco. It marks an escalation in the battle between the CDC and manufacturers to sway public opinion about e-cigarettes, which supporters claim can help people quit smoking.

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  7. Indiana declares emergency over HIV outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS News

    The governor of Indiana declared a public health emergency Thursday in a county shaken by a recent outbreak of HIV infections . Gov. Mike Pence also authorized a short-term needle exchange program to help contain the outbreak in Scott County, in the southern part of the state about 30 miles north of Louisville, Kentucky. 15 comments

  8. U.S. deaths due to high blood pressure keep risingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KFVS12

    The overall death rate from high blood pressure in the United States has increased 23 percent since 2000, even as the death rate from all other causes has dropped 21 percent, health officials reported Thursday. That spike was seen in both genders and was most marked among those aged 45 to 64 and those over 85, according to a new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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  9. New Ebola vaccine shows promise in human trialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KFVS12

    ... West African Ebola outbreak, while ebbing, is not yet over. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, almost 25,000 probable or confirmed cases have been detected in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, including more than ...

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  10. FDA Again Expands Use of Eye Drug EyleaRead the original story

    Yesterday | P&T Community

    The FDA has expanded the approved uses of Eylea injection to include the treatment of diabetic retinopathy in patients with diabetic macular edema . According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, diabetes affects more than 29 million people in the U.S. and is the leading cause of new blindness among people aged 20 to 74 years.

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  11. Common Bacteria on Verge of Becoming Antibiotic-Resistant - Superbugs'Read the original story

    Yesterday | P&T Community

    ... with carbapenem-resistant versions of these bacteria can be deadly. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention named carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae as one of the three most urgent threats among emerging forms of antibiotic-resistant ...

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  12. U.S. ad campaign warns smokers of simultaneous cigarette/e-cig useRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Globe and Mail

    The U.S. Centers for Disease Control is launching an ad campaign warning consumers against the dual use of e-cigarettes and regular cigarettes. E-cigarettes are battery-powered devices that heat a nicotine-laced liquid to produce an inhalable vapor.

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  13. More than 1,000 at high school tested for tuberculosisRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    ... officials say those who do contract the disease can be treated. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, TB is caused by germs spread through the air between people.

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  14. Networking event to support breastfeeding on Apr. 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Potomac Local

    ... owned, leased or controlled by the Commonwealth of Virginia. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), "the beneficial effects of breastfeeding children are well documented and include a lower risk for ear and respiratory ...

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  15. CDC'S New Anti-Smoking Campaign Highlights Diseases Recently...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical Daily

    ... day to provide a comprehensive look at all that can go wrong with smoking. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's 2015 "Tips from Former Smokers" campaign is now focusing on some of the lesser known side effects of tobacco use, including ...

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  16. Indiana's HIV Outbreak Prompts Governor To Allow Needle Exchange ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical Daily

    ... which lasts for 30 days. HIV is the virus that causes AIDS. Pence said the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended the program and he was willing to support one if county officials want it. "This is all hands on deck," Pence told ...

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  17. Indiana to declare health emergency over HIV outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... the plan, Pence met with local officials, as well as a team of experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that arrived in southeastern Indiana earlier this week. The CDC supports needle exchange programs. But many of those on the ...

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  18. Indiana HIV Outbreak: Gov. Pence to Declare Health EmergencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    An HIV outbreak in Scott County, Indiana, has been fueled by needle-sharing drug addicts, and Gov. Mike Pence plans to declare a public health disaster on Thursday. The Indianapolis Star reported that the outbreak began with a single diagnosis in December, which snowballed into 26 cases in early March, and now stands at nearly 80. Pence has called in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to investigate the outbreak, provide HIV testing and treatment, and set up a temporary needle-exchange program in conjunction with the Indiana State Department of Health.

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  19. 3 Drinks a Day Can Give You Liver Cancer: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    ... strong evidence that linked liver cancer with being overweight. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 69 percent of all U.S. adults are overweight or obese. The report analyzed 34 studies involving more than 8.2 million people ...

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  20. More new smoking ads go for the jugularRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WFIE-TV Evansville

    By now most people have seen or heard of the graphic anti-smoking ads from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention What many may not have heard is an explanation of the damaging effects of cigarette smoking put quite like this: "Before they put that needle in your eyeball, look as far away as possible." That cringe-worthy tip is from Marlene, one of the long-time smokers featured in the CDC's new Tips From Former Smokers campaign.

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