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Suicide is Not 'Unavoidable'

Dr. John Campo is chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. He contributed this article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.[1][2][3][4] Everyone has their share of bad ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 2 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 5 reports

CDC Director Says Ebola Outbreak to Get Worse

Photo: MSF[1] Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) is rapidly scaling up its operations in Liberia. Liberia's Ebola epidemic is set to get worse, the head of the US's top public health body says. Many cases of the deadly virus have not ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 12 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 8 reports

CDC Report Shows Immunization Rates Increased from Last Year

OLYMPIA, WA - A new survey by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows immunization rates for children in Washington State increased last year.The survey says 71 percent of kids under three years old in our state got a series of recommended ... [Published KNDO KNDU - 7 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 5 reports

Suspected Ebola cases prompt 30 states and DC to ask for help from CDC

by Ethan A. Huff, staff writer(NaturalNews) More than half of the nation, including D.C., is begging the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for more information about how to spot potential cases of Ebola. According to ABC News, the ... [Published Natural News - 9 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 2 reports

Youth Who Have Used E-Cigarettes Report Greater Intent to Try Regular Cigarettes

Contact InformationAvailable for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsNicotine and Tobacco Research, Aug-2014Newswise — A recent study by a Georgia State University scientist and her colleagues with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has found ... [Published Newswise - 16 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 6 reports

Whistleblower Claims CDC Covered Up Data Showing Vaccine-Autism Link

The claim, however, may just be more unsubstantiated fuel from the anti-vaccination movementIf you haven’t noticed, there’s a war going on between those who believe in the health benefits of vaccines – that they can prevent deadly infectious diseases ... [Published Time - 16 hours ago]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 39 reports

Why this Ebola outbreak is so bad, in one graphic

The current Ebola outbreak in West Africa has now killed more people than all previous Ebola outbreaks combined.The latest World Health Organization data on this year's Ebola outbreak in West Africa shows 3,069 probable and confirmed cases and 1,552 deaths. ... [Published VOX.com - 19 hours ago]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 3 reports

Despite Vaccine Controversy, Immunization Rates Remain High Among Young Children

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today reported that the vast majority of parents are opting for their young children to receive potentially life-saving vaccines despite the controversy surrounding their right to refuse such im ... [Published Pharmacy Times - 19 hours ago]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 7 reports

Andrew Wakefield betrays another “whistleblower” with Brian Hooker helping

Probably the biggest story in years for the groups claiming that vaccines cause autism was when last week vaccine antagonistic activists Andrew Wakefield and Brian Hooker announced that they were in contact with an “informant” at the CDC who guided them ... [Published Left Brain/Right Brain - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 5 reports

Fighting Ebola: How Do You Comfort a Dying Child?

The worst part for registered nurse Anja Wolz is when the children come in. She wants to comfort them, but it’s almost impossible to cuddle a child when you’re wearing a full body suit, a hood with a visor, two pairs of gloves and rubber boots.Wolz, emergency ... [Published NBCNews.com - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 15 reports

US health worker home after 'low-risk' Ebola exposure

Washington (AFP) - A health worker with the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has returned to the United States after possible exposure to Ebola while working in Sierra Leone, the agency said Wednesday.The CDC downplayed the risk of infection, ... [Published Yahoo! News - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 3 reports

No, There Still Is No Connection Between Vaccines and Autism

There's a conspiracy theory going around that the CDC covered up a link between autism and vaccines. From what I can tell, this conspiracy theory is on the same level as the one that NASA faked the Moon landings. And you know how I feel about that .Perhaps ... [Published Slate Magazine - Aug 27 2014]

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He added that by investing in diseases in the developing world, money would go further. "Donating money to the best developing world health charities will reach at least 100 times as many people than if you donate to developed world health causes" he said
"HPV is a very dangerous virus that can lead to death. Since there is no cure, prevention is all the more important. This vaccine could save the life of your child" Chow said
"Glucosamine supplements work to alleviate inflammation that causes the swelling and pain associated with arthritis" said Michelle O'Sullivan, spokesperson for VitaBreeze
"The CDC will also put an emphasis on helping local doctors improve their clinical practices as we are seeing more dengue fever cases this year" Chou said

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U.S. Infant Vaccination Rates High [Published MedlinePlus Health News - 15 hours ago]
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