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Salmonella and Food
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Salmonella and Food Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC You may know that Salmonella can contaminate poultry and eggs, but it also sneaks its way into many other foods. Learn what you can do to make your food safer to eat. … Read More

Suicide rates rising across the U.S.
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Suicide rates rising across the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Suicide rates have been rising in nearly every state, according to the latest Vital Signs report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). In 2016, nearly 45,000 … Read More

Preparing for a Hurricane or Tropical Storm
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Preparing for a Hurricane or Tropical Storm Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC You can’t stop a hurricane or tropical storm, but you can take steps now to protect you and your family. If you live in coastal areas … Read More

Don’t Let Measles Be Your Travel Souvenir
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Don’t Let Measles Be Your Travel Souvenir Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Stay safe and healthy when traveling abroad. Measles spreads easily through coughing and sneezing. It can cause serious illness, even death. Make sure you and your … Read More

Remembering the 1918 Influenza Pandemic
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Remembering the 1918 Influenza Pandemic Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC This year marks the 100th anniversary of the 1918 influenza pandemic that swept the globe in what is still one of the deadliest disease outbreaks in recorded history.  … Read More

Fungal Infections – Protect Your Health
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Fungal Infections – Protect Your Health Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Have you wondered about your chances of getting a fungal infection? Here are 10 questions you can use to understand fungal infections, learn how you can get … Read More

Fewer HPV Infections Mean Healthier Communities of Color
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Fewer HPV Infections Mean Healthier Communities of Color Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Human papillomavirus (or HPV) can cause several types of cancer, and some communities of color have higher rates of these cancers. HPV vaccine can protect … Read More

Protect Your Baby with Immunization
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Protect Your Baby with Immunization Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Immunization is one of the best ways parents can protect their infants from 14 serious childhood diseases before age 2. Vaccinate your child according to the CDC’s recommended … Read More

Diabetes and Women
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Diabetes and Women Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Women with diabetes have more to manage. Stay on track by checking your blood sugar often, eating healthy food, and being active so you can be your healthiest and feel … Read More

Celebrate National Women’s Health Week
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Celebrate National Women’s Health Week Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC National Women’s Health Week starts each year on Mother’s Day to encourage women to make their health a priority. Take these steps to live a safer and healthier … Read More