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Tom Frieden, Former CDC Director, Arrested And Charged With Sexual Abuse, Harassment
The ex-NYC health commissioner allegedly forcibly touched a woman inside his residence in 2017.
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You Might Be Washing Your Hands Too Often
Here's when you should and shouldn't scrub down.
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Apparently People Reuse Condoms. The CDC Is Begging Them To Stop.
The Centers for Disease Control is telling people to stop reusing condoms because it reduces their effectiveness.
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CDC Strongly Suggests People Not Reuse Or Wash Condoms
The warning comes at a time when sexually transmitted diseases are on the rise.
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Teen Gets Gruesome Hookworm Infection After Friends Bury Him In The Sand
Hookworm is a parasite that enters the body by burrowing into the skin.
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GOP Said The CDC Could Research Gun Violence, But Won't Give Them Money To Do It
A spending bill passed earlier this year reaffirmed the CDC's authority to study gun violence, but that's unlikely to happen without additional funding.
FOOD & DRINK
Put The Honey Smacks Down, CDC Warns After Salmonella Outbreak
100 people have fallen ill after eating the popular Kellogg's cereal.
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Remember Last Year's Hepatitis A Outbreak? This Year It's So Much Worse.
Cases of the potentially deadly liver disease have nearly doubled as outbreaks spread nationwide.
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U.S. Suicide Rates See Sharp Increase From 1999 to 2016, CDC Says
"It's a national problem of wide scope that we need comprehensive approaches for."
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Trump Walks Back A Disastrous Ebola Funding Cut And Experts Sigh In Relief
The world is under threat from the growing risks of potentially pandemic diseases.
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This Flu Season Is The Deadliest On Record For Children
Mia Lobo was looking forward to her preschool graduation. She never made it.
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Israeli Forces Kill Dozens Of Palestinians As Protests Intensify Over U.S. Embassy In Jerusalem
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In Gaza, Palestinian protests quickly turned into bloodshed.
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The CDC May Have Ruined Poppyseed Muffins Forever With Gross Tick Photo
"A TOTAL ITCH HUNT!"
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Mosquito- And Tick-Borne Diseases Have Tripled, But The CDC Won't Say It's Climate Change
We're totally unprepared to address what comes next.
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CDC Ramps Up Romaine Warnings After E. Coli Death
So far, 121 illnesses have been reported across 25 states.
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CDC Director Requests Salary Cut After Scrutiny Over High Pay
Dr. Robert Redfield, who was hired in March, was receiving nearly double what his predecessor earned.
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Jessica Chastain Sums Up The Problem With The Phrase 'Be A Man' In 1 Tweet
"The old fashioned stereotype doesn't work," the actress tweeted.
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CDC Warns People To Steer Clear Of Romaine As E. Coli Outbreak Spreads
So far, 53 people in 16 states have been infected.
Body Of CDC Scientist Missing Since February Found In Georgia River
No foul play is suspected in the death of Timothy Cunningham, 35, who is believed to have drowned.
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U.S. Tuberculosis Cases Are The Lowest In Years, But It's Still A Threat
The treatable and curable disease is on the rise in New York City, and an alarming number of latent cases are lurking.
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America Has A Massive Hepatitis A Problem, And No One Is Talking About It
The potentially deadly disease is on the rise in homeless and drug-using populations across the country.
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5 Micronutrients That Are Essential For A Child’s Overall Health & Well-Being
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Micronutrients — which consist of vitamins and minerals — are essential for “development, disease prevention and the overall
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The Big Problem With Paul Ryan's Call For 'Facts And Data' After Florida Shooting
By law, they're hard to come by.
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14 Worms Removed From Oregon Woman's Eye
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OxyContin Drugmaker Vows To Stop Promoting Opioids To Doctors
Purdue Pharma also said it will cut its sales force by about half.
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Flu Hospitalizations Highest In Nearly A Decade
The United States is now 10 weeks into the current flu season, which is expected to last for at least several more weeks.
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