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CDC reports 30 children deaths due to flu season

WBAL Baltimore - 20 Jan 2018
There were 10 additional flu-related deaths among children during the week ending January 13, bringing the total for the season to 30 deaths. For older people, the CDC estimates deaths based on pneumonia and influenza. Based on National Center for ...

CDC director's conflicts keep her from testifying

Politico - 19 Jan 2018
Patty Murray, the top Democrat on the HELP Committee, was blunt when Fitzgerald did not testify Wednesday at a hearing about the nation's 21st century public health crises. “I'm frustrated Director Fitzgerald is once again unable to join us,” the ...

Young women using ADHD medicine up 700 percent over 8 years ...

ABC News - 19 Jan 2018
The number of women in their late 20s who filled a prescription for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) medicine skyrocketed by 700 percent between 2003 and 2015, according to a report released today by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control ...

CDC postpones session on nuclear disaster response

CNN - 15 Jan 2018
By using this site, you agree to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. Breaking News. Health+. Diet + FitnessLiving WellParenting + Family. CDC postpones session on nuclear disaster response. U.S ...

CDC Postpones Session Preparing US for Nuclear War

New York Times - 14 Jan 2018
Despite the fear surrounding such an event, planning and preparation can lessen deaths and illness.” The agenda for the disaster session included “Preparing for the Unthinkable,” “Road Map to Radiation Preparedness” and “Using Data and Decision Aids to ...

CDC: Despite declining numbers of American smokers, 38 million ... - 19 Jan 2018
Wavebreakmedia Ltd/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — While fewer Americans are smoking cigarettes, according to the newest data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, nearly 38 million smoked “every day” or “some days” in 2016. The data was released by the ...

Main South CDC gets financing for housing on Grand St.

Worcester Telegram - 19 Jan 2018
The Community Economic Development Assistance Corporation has provided $200,000 in predevelopment financing and up to $900,000 in acquisition financing to Main South CDC for the 92 Grand St. project in Worcester. Main South CDC plans to purchase and ...

CDC – USA Chair Laud Liberian People

Global News Network - 19 Jan 2018
The Chairman of the USA Branch of the Congress for Democratic Change (CDC), A. Kolubozumo Zakama, has lauded the Liberian people for taking a firm decision in putting the CDC into power. He said the living condition of the Liberian people, job creation ...

The truth about those 7 words 'banned' at the CDC

CNN - 11 Jan 2018
Based on the media coverage and the outrage that followed, he thought the CDC's seven words were like Carlin's seven words: absolutely and completely forbidden. Then CNN shared the HHS budget guidance document with him. "What you sent me affects how I ...

Too soon to blame romaine lettuce for E. coli outbreak, CDC says - 10 Jan 2018
So many, many more people could have been infected but the CDC doesn't have the material it needs to help track down the source. The cases are scattered across 15 different states from coast to coast: California, Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana ...

The CDC Wants to Get People Prepared for Nuclear War

New York Times - 05 Jan 2018
On Jan. 16, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will present a workshop titled “Public Health Response to a Nuclear Detonation,” for doctors, government officials, emergency responders and others whom, if they survived, would be responsible ...

BPDA Grants Another Extension to CDC's Hess Site Project

East Boston Times-Free Press - 20 Jan 2018
The CDC has asked for and has been granted an extension three times from the BPDA on its 'tentative' designated developer status in the past. With the last extension set to expire at the end of the month, the BPDA board voted unanimously at its January ...

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