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CDC Issues Domestic Travel Advisory for New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut

Sat, 28 Mar 2020 22:00:00 EST

Due to extensive community transmission of COVID -19 in the area, CDC urges residents of New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut to refrain from non-essential domestic travel for 14 days effective immediately.

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CDC Statement on COVID-19 Apple App

Fri, 27 Mar 2020 18:05:00 EST

Today, Apple Inc. – in partnership with the White House Coronavirus Task Force and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) – released an app and website that guides Americans through a series of questions about their health and exposure to determine if they should seek care for COVID-19 symptoms.

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CDC Statement on Self-Quarantine Guidance for Greater New York City Transportation and Delivery Workers

Thu, 26 Mar 2020 21:00:00 EST

CDC Statement on Self-Quarantine Guidance for Greater New York City Transportation and Delivery Workers

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Autism Prevalence Rises in Communities Monitored by CDC

Thu, 26 Mar 2020 15:20:00 EST

One in 54 8-year-old children have been identified with autismording to an analysis of 2016 data published today in CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) Surveillance Summary.

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CDC’s successful Tips From Former Smokers campaign returns on March 23

Wed, 25 Mar 2020 16:45:00 EST

Today, a new round of straightforward ads kicks off the ninth year of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Tips From Former Smokers (Tips) campaign. Since 2012, the Tips campaign has profiled real people who are living with serious long-term health effects due to smoking cigarettes and secondhand smoke exposure.

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Higher Daily Step Count Linked with Lower All-cause Mortality

Tue, 24 Mar 2020 00:00:00 EST

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’s successful <em>Tips From Former Smokers</em> campaign returns on March 23

Mon, 23 Mar 2020 00:00:00 EST

Today, a new round of straightforward ads kicks off the ninth year of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Tips From Former Smokers (Tips) campaign.

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CDC Encourages Donating Blood If You Are Well

Thu, 19 Mar 2020 17:10:00 EST

In healthcare settings all across the United States, donated blood is a lifesaving, essential part of caring for patients. The need for donated blood is constant, and blood centers are open and in urgent need of donations. CDC encourages people who are well to continue to donate blood if they are able, even if they are practicing social distancing because of COVID-19. CDC is supporting blood centers by providing recommendations that will keep donors and staff safe. Examples of these recommendations include spacing donor chairs 6 feet apart, thoroughly adhering to environmental cleaning practices, and encouraging donors to make donation appointments ahead of time.

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Food Safety Alert Regarding a Multistate Outbreak of E. Coli

Thu, 19 Mar 2020 16:50:00 EST

A CDC food safety alert regarding a multistate outbreak of E. coli O103 infections has been posted: https://www.cdc.gov/ecoli/2020/o103h2-02-20/index.html

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New Data Show Significant Changes in Drug Overdose Deaths

Wed, 18 Mar 2020 16:55:00 EST

Overall overdose death rates decreased by 4.1% from 2017 to 2018 in the United States. New CDC data show death rates involving heroin decreased by 4%, and prescription opioid-involved overdose death rates decreased by 13.5%.

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CDC Reports first known employee with COVID-19 Infection

Mon, 16 Mar 2020 16:00:00 EST

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today confirmed the first case of 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-2019) in a CDC employee. Laboratory testing done at CDC confirmed this diagnosis. This individual is in good condition and is isolated to prevent spread of infection to others. Our best wishes go to the employee for a rapid and full recovery.

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CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

Fri, 13 Mar 2020 10:20:00 EST

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

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Annual Report to the Nation: Cancer Death Rates Continue to Decline

Thu, 12 Mar 2020 00:05:00 EST

Healthy People 2020 targets met for lung, prostate, breast, and colorectal cancer deaths

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Transcript - CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

Tue, 10 Mar 2020 14:45:00 EST

Transcript - CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

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CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

Mon, 09 Mar 2020 11:10:00 EST

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

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CDC Announces Additional COVID-19 Infections

Tue, 03 Mar 2020 18:10:00 EDT

At noon on Tuesday, March 3 the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported 60 cases of COVID-19 from 12 states.

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Transcript for the CDC Telebriefing Update on COVID-19

Tue, 03 Mar 2020 15:30:00 EDT

Transcript for the CDC Telebriefing Update on COVID-19

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CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

Tue, 03 Mar 2020 10:20:00 EDT

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

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Transcript for the CDC Telebriefing Update on COVID-19

Mon, 02 Mar 2020 15:15:00 EDT

Transcript for the CDC Telebriefing Update on COVID-19

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CDC, Washington State Report First COVID-19 Death

Sat, 29 Feb 2020 17:35:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and public health officials in the state of Washington have reported three hospitalized patients who have tested presumptive-positive for the virus that causes COVID-19, including one patient who died.

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CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

Sat, 29 Feb 2020 13:10:00 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 Announces Additional COVID-19 Presumptive Positive Cases

Fri, 28 Feb 2020 23:50:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is aware of four new presumptive positive cases of COVID-19 announced by state public health authorities who are currently conducting investigations.

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Transcript for the CDC Telebriefing Update on COVID-19

Fri, 28 Feb 2020 18:05:00 EDT

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

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CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

Fri, 28 Feb 2020 11:35:00 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 Food Safety Alert: CDC investigating outbreak of E. coli O103 infections linked to clover sprouts served at Jimmy John’s restaurants

Thu, 27 Feb 2020 09:35:00 EDT

A CDC food safety alert regarding a multistate outbreak of E. coli O103 infections has been posted: https://www.cdc.gov/ecoli/2020/o103h2-02-20/index.html

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CDC Confirms Possible Instance of Community Spread of COVID-19 in U.S.

Wed, 26 Feb 2020 20:35:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has confirmed an infection with the virus that causes COVID-19 in California in a person who reportedly did not have relevant travel history or exposure to another known patient with COVID-19.

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Transcript for the CDC Telebriefing Update on COVID-19

Wed, 26 Feb 2020 11:05:00 EDT

Transcript for the CDC Telebriefing Update on COVID-19

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

Tue, 25 Feb 2020 14:10:00 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 Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

Tue, 25 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 Investigation Notice: Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Raw Turkey Products – Investigation Notice 2/15/19

Sat, 22 Feb 2020 13:00:00 EDT

An updated CDC investigation notice regarding a multistate outbreak of Salmonella infections linked to raw turkey products is now available: https://www.cdc.gov/salmonella/reading-07-18/index.html

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Transcript for CDC Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 23:55:00 EDT

Transcript for the CDC Media Telebriefing Update on COVID-19

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CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 11:05:00 EDT

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

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Update on the Diamond Princess Cruise Ship in Japan

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 09:40:00 EDT

While the quarantine potentially conferred a significant public health benefit in slowing transmission, CDC’s assessment is that it may not have been sufficient to prevent transmission among individuals on the ship.

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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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Transcript for CDC Telebriefing: CDC Update on Novel Coronavirus

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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