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Update on the Diamond Princess Cruise Ship in Japan

Tue, 18 Feb 2020 18:25:00 EDT

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is supporting the Department of State-led mission to repatriate U.S. citizens who want to return to the United States from Japan, currently aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship.

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Diamond Princess Repatriation

Sat, 15 Feb 2020 13:30:00 EDT

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is supporting the Department of State-led mission to repatriate U.S. citizens who want to return to the United States from Japan, currently aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship.

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Transcript for CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

Fri, 14 Feb 2020 17:20:00 EDT

CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

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CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

Fri, 14 Feb 2020 10:25:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will provide an update to media on the COVID-19 response.

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CDC Confirms 15th Case of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

Thu, 13 Feb 2020 10:05:00 EDT

CDC today confirmed another infection with Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) in the United States.

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CDC Confirms 14th Case of 2019 Novel Coronavirus

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 21:05:00 EDT

CDC today confirmed another infection with 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the United States in California. The patient is among a group of people under a federal quarantine order because of their recent return to the U.S. on a State Department-chartered flight that arrived on February 7, 2020. CDC Confirms 14th Case of 2019 Novel Coronavirus

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Transcript for CDC Telebriefing: CDC Update on Novel Coronavirus

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 17:55:00 EDT

Transcript for the CDC Telebriefing: Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

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Million Hearts Recognizes Hospitals and Health Systems’ Innovation and Commitment to Prevent Heart Attacks and Strokes

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 16:45:00 EDT

Million Hearts – a national initiative to prevent one million heart attacks and strokes in five years – is now congratulating hospitals and health systems that excel in preventing cardiovascular events through the new Million Hearts Hospitals & Health Systems Recognition Program.

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CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 10:30:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will provide an update to media on the COVID-19 response.

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Adults Unintentionally Make It Easy for Young Children to Eat Dangerous Pills

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 09:40:00 EDT

Each year there are about 400,000 poison center calls and 50,000 ER visits as a result of young children ingesting medications when adults weren’t paying attention.

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CDC, States Update Number of Hospitalized EVALI Cases and EVALI Deaths

Tue, 11 Feb 2020 13:40:00 EDT

CDC today announced the updated number of hospitalized e-cigarette, or vaping, product use associated lung injury (EVALI) cases* and EVALI deaths.

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CDC Confirms 13th Case of 2019 Novel Coronavirus

Mon, 10 Feb 2020 21:55:00 EDT

CDC today confirmed another infection with 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in the United States that was detected in California. The patient who was under a federal quarantine order recently returned from Wuhan, China, where an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by this novel coronavirus has been ongoing since December 2019. This brings the total of number of 2019-nCoV cases in the United States to 13.

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Shipping of CDC 2019 Novel Coronavirus Diagnostic Test Kits Begins

Thu, 06 Feb 2020 11:00:00 EDT

A CDC-developed laboratory test kit to detect 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) began shipping yesterday to select qualified U.S. and international laboratories. Distribution of the tests will help improve the global capacity to detect and respond to the 2019 novel coronavirus.

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Transcript for CDC Telebriefing: CDC Update on Novel Coronavirus

Wed, 05 Feb 2020 19:50:00 EDT

This briefing to update you on CDC’s 2019 Novel Coronavirus response. We are joined today by Dr. Nancy Messonnier Director of CDC’s National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases and rear admiral Denise Hinton from the food and drug administrations, she is the chief scientist.

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Transcript for CDC Telebriefing: CDC Update on Novel Coronavirus

Wed, 05 Feb 2020 19:50:00 EDT

This briefing to update you on CDC’s 2019 Novel Coronavirus response. We are joined today by Dr. Nancy Messonnier Director of CDC’s National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases and rear admiral Denise Hinton from the food and drug administrations, she is the chief scientist.

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HHS and CDC Receive Additional Flights Carrying Passengers from China

Wed, 05 Feb 2020 11:00:00 EDT

This week, several planes carrying passengers from Wuhan China will arrive in three states. These locations are Travis Air Force Base in Sacramento, CA, Marine Corps Air Station Miramar in San Diego, CA, Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, TX, and Eppley Airfield in Omaha, NE.

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CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Wed, 05 Feb 2020 10:25:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will provide an update to media on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus response.

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CDC Update on Novel Coronavirus for February 3, 2020

Mon, 03 Feb 2020 15:45:00 EDT

CDC works 24/7 saving lives, protecting people from health threats, and saving money to have a more secure nation. A US federal agency, CDC helps make the healthy choice the easy choice by putting science and prevention into action. CDC works to help people live longer, healthier and more productive lives.

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CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Mon, 03 Feb 2020 11:05:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will provide an update to media on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus response.

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Transcript for CDC Telebriefing: 2018 Mortality Data

Mon, 03 Feb 2020 09:05:00 EDT

Transcript for CDC Telebriefing on NCH report of the 2018 Mortality Data.

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CDC Confirms Seventh Case of 2019 Novel Coronavirus

Fri, 31 Jan 2020 21:10:00 EDT

CDC today confirmed another infection with 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in the United States that was detected in California.

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Transcript for CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Fri, 31 Jan 2020 17:15:00 EDT

Transcript of CDC Telebriefing for the Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

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CDC Issues Federal Quarantine Order to Repatriated U.S. Citizens at March Air Reserve Base

Fri, 31 Jan 2020 14:35:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), under statutory authority of the Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary, has issued federal quarantine orders to all 195 United States citizens who repatriated to the U.S. on January 29, 2020. The quarantine will last 14 days from when the plane left Wuhan, China.  This action is a precautionary and preventive step to maximize the containment of the virus in the interest of the health of the American public.

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CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Fri, 31 Jan 2020 12:45:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will provide an update to media on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus response.

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Transcript of CDC Telebriefing for the Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Thu, 30 Jan 2020 17:00:00 EDT

Transcript of CDC Telebriefing for the Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

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Transcript of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Response-01/29/2020

Thu, 30 Jan 2020 14:45:00 EDT

Transcript of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Response

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CDC Confirms Person-to-Person Spread of New Coronavirus in the United States

Thu, 30 Jan 2020 13:40:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today confirmed that the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) has spread between two people in the United States, representing the first instance of person-to-person spread with this new virus here.

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CDC Telebriefing: Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Thu, 30 Jan 2020 10:30:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will provide an update on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus response.

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CDC Telebriefing: 2018 Mortality Data

Thu, 30 Jan 2020 09:30:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will share findings from six reports dealing with mortality and life-expectancy.

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CDC Telebriefing: Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Wed, 29 Jan 2020 15:40:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will provide an update on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus response.

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UPDATED: HHS and CDC Receive Flight Carrying Repatriated US Citizens

Wed, 29 Jan 2020 14:15:00 EDT

This morning, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in collaboration with the Department of State received the flight carrying approximately 210 U.S. citizens from Wuhan at March Air Reserve Base in California.

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HHS and CDC Supporting Safe, Expedient Departure of US Citizens

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 19:35:00 EDT

The U.S. Government is relocating approximately 210 U.S. citizens from Wuhan, China back to the United States.

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CDC, States Update Number of Hospitalized EVALI Cases and EVALI Deaths

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 13:55:00 EDT

CDC today announced the updated number of hospitalized e-cigarette, or vaping, product use associated lung injury (EVALI) cases* and EVALI deaths.

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HHS Press Conference: Remarks at Coronavirus Press Briefing

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 11:30:00 EDT

HHS Press Conference: Remarks at Coronavirus Press Briefing

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CDC Advises Travelers to Avoid All Nonessential Travel to China

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 09:40:00 EDT

On January 27, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued updated travel guidance for China, recommending that travelers avoid all nonessential travel to all of the country (Level 3 Travel Health Notice). This warning is in response to an ongoing outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus (2019-nCoV) spreading between people in many parts of that country.

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HHS Press Conference: Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 08:40:00 EDT

Secretary Alex Azar will hold a press conference alongside CDC, NCIRD, and NIAID providing details on the Department’s coordinated public health response to the 2019 Novel Coronavirus.

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CDC Transcript of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Update

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 21:00:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provided an update on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus response.

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CDC Telebriefing: Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 09:25:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will provide an update on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus response.

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CDC confirms additional cases of 2019 Novel Coronavirus in United States

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 18:00:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today confirmed additional travel-related infections of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in the United States, this time in Arizona and California.

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CDC Telebriefing: Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 15:10:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will provide an update on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus response.

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Transcript of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Response

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 19:20:00 EDT

Transcript of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Response

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Marburg Virus Found Circulating in Bats in West Africa

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 13:50:00 EDT

Scientists from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have identified active circulation of Marburg virus in bat colonies for the first time in Sierra Leone, according to a study published today in Nature Communications.

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Second Travel-related Case of 2019 Novel Coronavirus Detected in United States

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 10:50:00 EDT

he Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today confirmed the second infection with 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in the United States has been detected in Illinois.

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CDC Telebriefing: Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 08:20:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will provide an update on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus response.

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CDC’s NIOSH Releases New Video on Black Lung Disease among Coal Miners

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 10:30:00 EDT

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has released a new video demonstrating black lung disease is not confined just to older miners – it is also occurring in younger mine workers. Faces of Black Lung II – The Story Continues shows the personal costs of black lung and how miners can participate in free health screenings.

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Transcript of Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Tue, 21 Jan 2020 21:00:00 EDT

Transcript of Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

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First Travel-related Case of 2019 Novel Coronavirus Detected in United States

Tue, 21 Jan 2020 14:35:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today confirmed the first case of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in the United States in the state of Washington.

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CDC Telebriefing: Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Tue, 21 Jan 2020 12:55:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will provide an update on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus response.

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Public Health Screening to Begin at 3 U.S. Airports for 2019 Novel Coronavirus (“2019-nCoV”)

Fri, 17 Jan 2020 13:45:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Department of Homeland Security’s Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will implement enhanced health screenings to detect ill travelers traveling to the United States on direct or connecting flights from Wuhan, China. This activity is in response to an outbreak in China caused by a novel (new) coronavirus (2019 nCoV), with exported cases to Thailand and Japan.

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Most EVALI Patients Used THC-Containing Products as New Cases Continue To Decline

Fri, 17 Jan 2020 13:10:00 EDT

CDC today released two reports on e-cigarette, or vaping, product use–associated lung injury (EVALI), confirming that most EVALI patients report using tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)-containing products and that new EVALI cases have continued to decline with time.

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Transcript of 2019 Novel Coronavirus Response Telebriefing

Fri, 17 Jan 2020 11:05:00 EDT

CDC works 24/7 saving lives, protecting people from health threats, and saving money to have a more secure nation. A US federal agency, CDC helps make the healthy choice the easy choice by putting science and prevention into action. CDC works to help people live longer, healthier and more productive lives.

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CDC Telebriefing: Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Fri, 17 Jan 2020 09:00:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will provide an update on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus and proactive actions CDC is taking to be prepared.

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CDC, States Update Number of Hospitalized EVALI Cases and EVALI Deaths

Thu, 16 Jan 2020 13:15:00 EDT

CDC today announced the updated number of hospitalized e-cigarette, or vaping, product use associated lung injury (EVALI) cases* and EVALI deaths.

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CDC Maps America’s High Levels of Inactivity

Thu, 16 Jan 2020 09:35:00 EDT

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The Final Update on the Multistate Outbreak of E. coli 0157:H7 Infections

Wed, 15 Jan 2020 15:20:00 EDT

The final update on the multistate outbreak of E. coli 0157:H7 infections has been posted: https://www.cdc.gov/ecoli/2019/o157h7-11-19/index.html

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CDC, States Update Number of Hospitalized EVALI Cases and EVALI Deaths

Thu, 09 Jan 2020 16:00:00 EDT

CDC today announced the updated number of hospitalized e-cigarette, or vaping, product use associated lung injury (EVALI) cases* and EVALI deaths.

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CDC, States Update Number of Hospitalized EVALI Cases and EVALI Deaths

Tue, 31 Dec 2019 13:00:00 EDT

CDC today announced the updated number of hospitalized e-cigarette, or vaping, product use associated lung injury (EVALI) cases* and EVALI deaths.

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Transcript of December 20, 2019, Telebriefing: Update on Lung Injury Associated with E-cigarette Use, or Vaping

Fri, 20 Dec 2019 19:25:00 EDT

Thank you all for joining us for today’s update on the lung injury investigation among people who use e-cigarette or vaping products. We are joined by CDC’s principal deputy direct, Dr. Schuchat, who will provide today’s update.

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New Cases in Outbreak of E-cigarette, or Vaping, Product Use-Associated Lung Injury (EVALI) On the Decline

Fri, 20 Dec 2019 11:00:00 EDT

Today, CDC released four reports on the ongoing EVALI outbreak. Key findings, published in Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) and the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM), confirm a decline in emergency department (ED) visits related to EVALI.

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CDC Releases First National Estimates on Diabetes within Hispanic and Asian Populations in the US

Fri, 20 Dec 2019 10:45:00 EDT

In a study published today in JAMA Internal Medicine, CDC researchers examined the percentage of people living with diagnosed and undiagnosed diabetes in Hispanic and non-Hispanic Asian subpopulations.

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CDC, States Update Number of Hospitalized EVALI Cases and EVALI Deaths

Fri, 20 Dec 2019 10:25:00 EDT

CDC works 24/7 saving lives, protecting people from health threats, and saving money to have a more secure nation. A US federal agency, CDC helps make the healthy choice the easy choice by putting science and prevention into action. CDC works to help people live longer, healthier and more productive lives.

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CDC Telebriefing: Update on Lung Injury Associated with E-cigarette Use, or Vaping

Fri, 20 Dec 2019 10:05:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will give updates on the investigation into cases of lung injury associated with e-cigarette use, or vaping. This update includes key findings published today in the Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) and the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM).

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CDC Food Safety Alert- CDC Investigating Outbreak of Listeria Infections Linked to Hard-Boiled Eggs

Thu, 19 Dec 2019 10:55:00 EDT

A CDC food safety alert regarding a multistate outbreak of Listeria infections linked to hard-boiled eggs has been posted: https://www.cdc.gov/listeria/outbreaks/eggs-12-19/index.html

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Nine Health Threats that Made Headlines in 2019: A CDC Review

Wed, 18 Dec 2019 13:00:00 EDT

From an outbreak of mysterious lung-injury deaths to America’s near loss of measles elimination status, the beginning of the end of the U.S. HIV epidemic to the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), CDC worked around the clock – and around the globe – to protect Americans from domestic and global health threats in 2019.

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CDC Investigation Notice - Outbreak of Multidrug - Resistant Campylobacter Infections Linked to Pet Store P

Wed, 18 Dec 2019 10:25:00 EDT

CDC works 24/7 saving lives, protecting people from health threats, and saving money to have a more secure nation. A US federal agency, CDC helps make the healthy choice the easy choice by putting science and prevention into action. CDC works to help people live longer, healthier and more productive lives.

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Investigation of E. Coli for Leafy Greens

Thu, 12 Dec 2019 15:30:00 EDT

CDC has identified a new outbreak of E. coli infections linked to leafy greens, with cases in the United States and Canada. Data indicates that Fresh Express Sunflower Crisp salads are a likely source of this outbreak. Look for information identifying this product on the front of the package and do not eat, serve, or sell it.

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CDC, states update number of cases of hospitalized e-cigarette, or vaping, product use associated lung injury (EVALI)

Fri, 06 Dec 2019 12:50:00 EDT

CDC today announced the updated number of cases* of e-cigarette, or vaping, product use associated lung injury (EVALI).

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6.2 Million middle and high school students used tobacco products in 2019

Thu, 05 Dec 2019 10:25:00 EDT

About 6.2 million U.S. middle and high school students were current (past 30-day) users of some type of tobacco product in 2019, according to new National Youth Tobacco Survey (NYTS) data released in today’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.

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Transcript of CDC Telebriefing - Vital Signs HIV

Tue, 03 Dec 2019 16:45:00 EDT

For the duration of today's conference all participants’ lines are in a listen-only mode until the question and answer session.  At this time, if you'd like to ask a question press star 1. Today's call is being recorded.  If you have any objections you may disconnect at this time.  It's my pleasure to introduce Mr. Benjamin Haynes.

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HIV Testing, Treatment, Prevention Not Reaching Enough Americans

Tue, 03 Dec 2019 12:30:00 EDT

Far too many Americans with HIV are unaware that they have it. Far too few have the virus under control through effective treatment. And far too few Americans are taking the daily pill that prevents HIV.

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CDC Telebriefing — New Vital Signs Report — Test. Treat. Prevent.

Tue, 03 Dec 2019 12:25:00 EDT

According to the latest CDC Vital Signs report, far too many Americans with HIV are unaware that they have it. Far too few have the virus under control through effective treatment. And far too few Americans are taking the daily pill that prevents HIV.

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1 in 5 adolescents and 1 in 4 young adults now living with prediabetes

Mon, 02 Dec 2019 12:40:00 EDT

Nearly 1 in 5 adolescents aged 12-18 years, and 1 in 4 young adults aged 19-34 years, are living with prediabetes, according to a new CDC studyexternal icon published today in JAMAexternal icon Pediatrics.

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CDC investigation update of a multistate outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 infections

Wed, 27 Nov 2019 11:35:00 EDT

A CDC investigation update of a multistate outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 infections has been posted: https://www.cdc.gov/ecoli/2019/o157h7-11-19/index.html.

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CDC Investigation Update of E. coli 0157 H7 Infections Now Linked to Romaine Lettuce

Fri, 22 Nov 2019 17:20:00 EDT

A CDC investigation notice of a multistate outbreak of E. coli 0157:H7 infections has been posted: https://www.cdc.gov/ecoli/2019/o157h7-11-19/index.html

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Decline in Early Childhood Obesity in WIC Families

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 12:45:00 EDT

In a new study, 41 U.S. states and territories show significant declines in obesity among children, aged 2-4 years, from low-income families enrolled in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) between 2010-2016, according to data published today in CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR).

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CDC Investigation Notice: CDC Investigating Outbreak of <em>E. coli</em> 0157:H7 infections

Wed, 20 Nov 2019 14:25:00 EDT

A CDC investigation notice of a multistate outbreak of E. coli 0157:H7 infections has been posted: https://www.cdc.gov/ecoli/2019/o157h7-11-19/index.html

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8 CDC Health Tips for a Safe and Healthy Holiday

Tue, 19 Nov 2019 14:10:00 EDT

The holidays are a great opportunity to enjoy time with family and friends, to celebrate life, to be grateful, and to reflect on what’s important. They are also a time to appreciate – and safeguard – the gift of health.

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CDC Updates EVALI Guidance for Health Care Providers as Flu Activity Increases Nationally

Tue, 19 Nov 2019 13:55:00 EDT

CDC today released updated guidance for health care providers to help diagnose and treat patients with e-cigarette or vaping lung injury (EVALI).

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CDC, States Update Number of Cases of Lung Injury Associated with Use of E-cigarette, or Vaping, Products

Thu, 14 Nov 2019 13:15:00 EDT

CDC today announced the updated number of confirmed and probable lung injury cases and deaths associated with the use of e-cigarette, or vaping, products.

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Cigarette Smoking Among U.S. Adults Hits All-Time Low

Thu, 14 Nov 2019 12:45:00 EDT

Cigarette smoking among U.S. adults has reached an all-time low of 13.7% in 2018 — a decline of approximately two-thirds in the more than 50 years since the first Surgeon General’s report warned of the health consequences of smoking. Yet, new data released in today’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report show that nearly 1 in 7 U.S. adults smoke cigarettes. Many use other tobacco products.

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Transcript of November 13, 2019, AR Threats Report – Tele-briefing

Thu, 14 Nov 2019 08:50:00 EDT

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More People in the United States Dying from Antibiotic-Resistant Infections than Previously Estimated

Wed, 13 Nov 2019 08:45:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today released its updated Antibiotic Resistance Threats in the United States (AR Threats Report) indicating that antibiotic-resistant bacteria and fungi cause more than 2.8 million infections and 35,000 deaths in the United States each year.

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Transcript of CDC Telebriefing: Update on Lung Injury Associated with E-cigarette Use, or Vaping

Fri, 08 Nov 2019 19:10:00 EDT

Transcript of CDC Telebriefing: Update on Lung Injury Associated with E-cigarette Use, or Vaping

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CDC Telebriefing: New CDC Antibiotic Resistance Threats Report shows infection prevention is working but continued action is needed to protect all people

Fri, 08 Nov 2019 14:35:00 EDT

Antibiotic-resistant (AR) bacteria and fungi cause more than 2.8 million infections and 35,000 deaths in the United States each year. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will give updates on the continued threat of antibiotic resistance in the United States.

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CDC Telebriefing: Update on Lung Injury Associated with E-cigarette Use, or Vaping- 11-08

Fri, 08 Nov 2019 09:05:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Illinois Department of Public Health will give updates on the investigation into cases of lung injury associated with e-cigarette use, or vaping.

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Rural Americans are dying more frequently from preventable causes than their urban counterparts

Thu, 07 Nov 2019 18:05:00 EDT

Potentially preventable deaths from the five leading causes of death occurred more often among people in the most rural counties than in the most urban counties during 2010–2017, according to a new study released today in CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.

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CDC, states update number of cases of lung injury associated with use of e-cigarette, or vaping, products-11-07

Thu, 07 Nov 2019 14:00:00 EDT

CDC today announced the updated number of confirmed and probable lung injury cases and deaths associated with the use of e-cigarette, or vaping, products.

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Transcript of CDC Telebriefing: At least 5 of the top 10 leading causes of death are associated with Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)

Wed, 06 Nov 2019 11:50:00 EDT

Transcript of CDC Telebriefing: At least 5 of the top 10 leading causes of death are associated with Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)

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Preventing Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) to improve U.S. health

Tue, 05 Nov 2019 10:45:00 EDT

A first-ever CDC analysis provides comprehensive estimates of the potential to improve Americans’ health by preventing Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs).

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CDC Telebriefing: New Vital Signs Report At least 5 of the top 10 leading causes of death are associated with Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs): What can be done to reduce negative health outcomes caused by ACEs?

Tue, 05 Nov 2019 10:25:00 EDT

According to the latest CDC Vital Signs report, 14 negative long-term social and health outcomes in adults are associated with Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs). Preventing ACEs could potentially reduce chronic diseases, risky health behaviors, and socioeconomic challenges for adults.

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CDC Investigation Notice: CDC investigating outbreak of Salmonella infections linked to ground beef

Fri, 01 Nov 2019 17:35:00 EST

CDC, public health and regulatory officials in several states, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA-FSIS) are investigating a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Dublin infections linked to ground beef.

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CDC, States Update Number of Cases of Lung Injury Associated with use of E-cigarette, or Vaping, Products

Thu, 31 Oct 2019 12:40:00 EST

CDC today announced the updated number of confirmed and probable lung injury cases and deaths associated with the use of e-cigarette, or vaping, products.

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Investigation Update on Salmonella from Dog Treats

Wed, 30 Oct 2019 14:15:00 EST

A final CDC update regarding a multistate outbreak of Salmonella illness linked to contact with pig ear dog treats has been posted at https://www.cdc.gov/salmonella/pet-treats-07-19/index.html.

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CDC Celebrating 10 years of Climate and Health Program

Wed, 30 Oct 2019 10:50:00 EST

CDC’s Climate and Health Program is celebrating 10 years of supporting state, tribal, local, and territorial public health agencies as they prepare for the continuing health impacts of a changing climate.

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New CDC Report Provides First Analysis of Lung Injury Deaths Associated with Use of E-cigarette, or Vaping, Products

Mon, 28 Oct 2019 15:05:00 EST

As of October 22, 2019, 34 deaths in patients with e-cigarette, or vaping, product use associated lung injury (EVALI) have been reported to CDC. Of the 29 deaths among patients with EVALI analyzed in today’s report, 59% were men and the median age was 45 years. Patients with EVALI who died were older than the overall population of EVALI patients.

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Transcript of CDC Telebriefing: Lung Injury Investigation

Fri, 25 Oct 2019 18:50:00 EST

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will give updates on the investigation into cases of lung injury associated with e-cigarette use, or vaping.

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CDC Telebriefing: Update on Lung Injury Associated with E-cigarette Use, or Vaping

Fri, 25 Oct 2019 09:55:00 EST

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will give updates on the investigation into cases of lung injury associated with e-cigarette use, or vaping.

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CDC, States Update Number of Cases of Lung Injury Associated with Use of E-cigarette, or Vaping, Products

Thu, 24 Oct 2019 14:00:00 EST

CDC today announced the updated* number of confirmed and probable lung injury cases and deaths associated with the use of e-cigarette, or vaping, products.

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CDC-Supported Study Launches to Track Infectious Diseases in Central America & Caribbean

Mon, 21 Oct 2019 13:45:00 EST

To better understand, detect and respond to emerging infectious disease threats such as dengue, chikungunya, Zika, Chagas disease, and malaria, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is supporting studies to better understand acute febrile illnesses (AFIs) in Belize, Guatemala and the Dominican Republic.

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