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Go Green for the Holidays
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Go Green for the Holidays Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Make sustainable holiday choices when you are shopping, traveling, sending cards, decorating, and choosing gifts. When you save energy and resources, you protect the environment and safeguard health … Read More

CVS to Buy Aetna for $69 Billion
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CVS to Buy Aetna for $69 Billion By MICHAEL J. de la MERCED and REED ABELSON, New York Times CVS Health said on Sunday that it had agreed to buy Aetna for about $69 billion in a deal that would combine the drugstore giant with … Read More

Say No to Raw Dough
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Say No to Raw Dough Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC For many people, the holiday season is the perfect time to spend time together in the kitchen and share delicious baked foods and desserts. Follow these safety tips … Read More

Prevent Illness from C. perfringens
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Prevent Illness from C. perfringens Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Clostridium perfringens (C. perfringens) is one of the most common causes of food poisoning in the United States. CDC estimates C. perfringenscauses nearly 1 million cases of foodborne illness … Read More

Protect Against Respiratory Syncytial Virus
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Protect Against Respiratory Syncytial Virus Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC RSV usually causes mild, cold-like symptoms. But it can lead to serious illness, especially for infants and older adults. Wash your hands often to help protect yourself and … Read More

Food Safety Tips for your Holiday Turkey
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Food Safety Tips for your Holiday Turkey Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Food handling errors and inadequate cooking are the most common problems that lead to poultry-associated foodborne disease outbreaks in the United States. Follow these four food safety … Read More

Dance In Pink Zumbathon 3er Evento Anual de Caridad
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Dance In Pink Zumbathon 3er Evento Anual de Caridad Por Kathy Fontaine Zumba con Kathy Fontaine y La Ciudad de Fort Lauderdale Parques y Recreación se han asociado una vez más para presentar por tercera vez el Evento Anual de … Read More

National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day
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National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC October 15 is National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day,* coordinated by the Latino Commission on AIDS. This year’s theme, It Takes a Team of Superheroes to Defeat HIV, calls us to work side by … Read More

Lupus among Asians and Hispanics
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Lupus among Asians and Hispanics Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Lupus is an autoimmune disease that triggers inflammation in different tissues of the body. The severity of lupus can range from mild to life threatening. According to recent … Read More

Celebrate our Hispanic Heritage Month
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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Learn about health initiatives important for Hispanic health. Hispanics or Latinos are the largest racial/ethnic minority population in the U.S. In September 1968, Congress authorized President Lyndon B. Johnson to … Read More

Chicken and Food Poisoning
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Chicken and Food Poisoning Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Americans eat more chicken every year than any other meat. Chicken can be a nutritious choice, but raw chicken is often contaminated with Campylobacter bacteria and sometimes with Salmonella and Clostridium perfringens bacteria.  If you eat … Read More

Down Syndrome Condition
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Down Syndrome Condition Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Down syndrome is a condition some babies are born with and have the rest of their lives. Even though people with Down syndrome might act and look similar, each person has … Read More