CDC Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

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Name: CDC Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (Center for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC)
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 25 mins ago - 17 reports

CDC Confirms Case of Enterovirus in Connecticut

Yale New Haven Children's Hospital confirmed a 6-year-old girl was treated for the virus last week and was released. Other hospitals in CT have suspected cases of the virus and are awaiting test results.A mysterious respiratory illness that has hospitalized ... [Published NBC San Diego - 25 mins ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 34 mins ago - 2 reports

Video: CDC outlines response strategy to Ebola outbreak

President Obama visited the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on September 16 to announce an increase in the American response to the Ebola epidemic sweeping west Africa. This footage, released by the CDC the following day, outlines contact ... [Published Belfast Telegraph - 34 mins ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 9 reports

No trace of Ebola on New Orleans-bound ship, CDC insists

In a statement released late Wednesday night, the Centers for Disease Control stressed that crew members on a freighter inbound to New Orleans were suffering from malaria and show no traces of Ebola.First responders who took those individuals to the hospital ... [Published WDSU New Orleans - 8 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 16 reports

Enterovirus D68 Reaches Canada, CDC Confirms 140 Cases in US

AdvertisementsThe respiratory virus, also known as enterovirus D68, has reached Canada and sends some children in hospital.AdvertisementsThe Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario confirmed Wednesday that four children have been infected with EV-D68 and ... [Published Your Story - 10 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 20 reports

Editorial: President Barack Obama makes right call in attacking Ebola outbreak

The road to success is often unpaved. Frequently, it isn't on any map. Often, even those who know exactly where they'd like to go simply cannot get there.They might have a plan, but lack the wherewithal.Enter the United States.The White House's decision ... [Published MassLive - 19 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 16 reports

Waistline Goals For Your Health

The average American's waistline is getting bigger.According to new numbers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the average man's waist grew nearly an inch to just under 40 inches. The average women's waistline jumped from about 36 to ... [Published KMPH Fox 26 - 20 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 8 reports

Germs go back to school

A rare respiratory illness causing virus has affected 82 people in the middle of the country, most of them children according to the Centers for Disease Control and Protection (CDC). Hospitals in Missouri and Illinois are seeing more children with th ... [Published Navarre Press - 20 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 27 reports

President Obama Speaks on Ebola

ng at the Center for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Georgia, President Obama provides an update on the U.S. plan to help combat the Ebola epidemic in West Africa. ... [Published The White House - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 78 reports

US troops dispatched to fight Ebola

GENEVA — The World Health Organization warned Tuesday that the agency now expects tens of thousands of people will be infected with the Ebola virus before the current epidemic is contained, and it called for nations to commit far more resources to combating ... [Published Recorder.com - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 19 reports

Citing Security Threat, Obama Expands U.S. Role Fighting Ebola

ATLANTA/MONROVIA - President Barack Obama on Tuesday called West Africa's deadly Ebola outbreak a looming threat to global security and announced a major expansion of the U.S. role in trying to halt its spread, including deployment of 3,000 troops to ... [Published Bisnis Indonesia - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 9 reports

Census report shows a small drop in Arizona's uninsured

Get the latest developments on the biggest stories on azcentral. (Photo: azcentral)Story Highlights The Census bureau report showed Arizona's uninsured rate dropped a half percentage point last year. The survey did not include data from 2014, when Affordable ... [Published AZCentral.com - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 14 reports

Pennsylvania Makes List Of States With Confirmed Enterovirus Cases

Kids' severe respiratory virus confirmed in northeast Kids' severe respiratory virus confirmed in northeastThe severe respiratory virus believed to have sickened hundreds of U.S. children in Midwestern and Western states has now spread to the Northeast, ... [Published MyFoxPhilly.com - Sep 16 2014]

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"As per the CDC recommendation, we are testing children who experience severe respiratory symptoms difficulty or fast breathing, who are admitted to the hospital and there has been several cases at our hospital and others that we have sent to the CDC to be tested" said Dr. Paul Aronson, of Yale-New Haven Hospital
"Most people don't die from it, but they do get very sick" Wesson says
"Faecal blood testing is a well-established screening tool and the clinical data showed that the test detected more cancers than a commonly used faecal occult test.”"

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World: Ebola: seven things that need to be done... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 22 mins ago]
Source: GuardianCountry: Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone, World Experts and those in the field say what can be done to tackle Ebola, which has already killed more than 2,250 people As the UN appeals for $1bn, experts and people working on the ground ...
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Sierra Leone has begun a three-day nationwide lockdown as it struggles to contend with the Ebola virus’s unprecedented, lethal thrust across West Africa. Citizens of Sierra Leone, among the nations worst hit by the epidemic, will be banned from leaving ...
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CDC warns of Ebola 'catastrophe' in Sierra Leone [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 30 2014]
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