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Fentanyl surpasses heroin in cause of U.S. drug overdose deaths  NEWS MEDICAL · 15 hours
According to a new report from health officials, Fentanyl – a synthetic opioid drug, is surpassing heroin as cause of drug overdose deaths in the United States. The... more
CDC selects UMass Amherst biostatistician model that helps predict influenza outbreaks  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
When the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was looking for a preferred flu prediction model for use in its flu-forecasting challenge this season, an influenza-tracking... more
WATCH: Don't eat raw cookie dough: CDC  ABC NEWS · 4 days
With the holidays upon us, the CDC has a warning for cookie dough lovers. more
Ho, ho, ho -- don't eat raw cookie dough: CDC  ABC NEWS · 6 days
With the holidays upon us, the CDC has a warning for cookie dough lovers. more
Houston Methodist launches real-time website to track flu cases  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Pathologists at Houston Methodist developed a real-time website to track flu cases, just in time to assist physicians, the CDC and patients for the fall 2018 flu season. more
Secondhand smoke still a problem for Americans: CDC  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Fifty-eight million Americans are still exposed to secondhand smoke, according to a new report from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention. It’s a proven danger, and exposure rates have been plummeting... more
UAB research may point a path to more effective influenza vaccines  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Seasonal influenza vaccines are typically less than 50 percent effective, according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention studies. Research at the University of Alabama at... more
Study addresses continued challenges of lead poisoning prevention  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Over the years, the Centers for Disease Control and its partners have made major progress towards reducing lead exposure in the United States. But more work remains in preventing lead poisoning in... more
WHO: US experts not needed to fight Ebola outbreak in Congo  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
The head of the World Health Organization says the agency doesn't need Centers for Disease Control and other U.S. experts to fight an Ebola outbreak spreading... more
Using nanocarrier-delivered microRNA to target sepsis  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
One in three patients who die in the U.S. dies of sepsis, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It is one of the leading causes of death in intensive care units and, with... more
CDC investigating fast-multiplying Asian Longhorned tick  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has warned about the spread of tick borne diseases across the United States in its Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report that was released this week. more
WATCH: Number of cases of AFM nearly doubled in the last month: CDC  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Officials say it can start like a common cold and lead to symptoms like trouble breathing and paralysis. more
Father aims to improve CDC reporting of illnesses with 'polio-like' symptoms  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
A father in Virginia called the announcement of a CDC task force focusing on investigating AFM cases "a positive development." more
Don't Eat Romaine Lettuce... Again  LIVE SCIENCE · 3 weeks
It's happening again: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is warning Americans to avoid romaine lettuce. more
CDC warns against eating romaine lettuce after E. Coli outbreak  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
This is different from a recent multistate E.Coli outbreak connected to romaine lettuce. more
These jobs have the highest risk for suicide  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Suicide rates are highest in certain occupations, according to a CDC report. more
Men in construction, women creatives most at risk for suicide: Report  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Suicide rates are highest in certain occupations, according to a CDC report. more
Corrected study: Building, mining have high suicide rates  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
CDC corrects study of highest job-related suicides, now putting construction and extraction at the top more
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