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CDC 17h
Don’t let an infection ruin your spring break. Prevent infections that can lead to by practicing good hygiene.
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CDC 18h
Listeria outbreak: 8 infections in 4 states linked to deli-sliced meats and cheeses. Pregnant women, adults over age 65, and people with weakened immune systems should heat deli meats to 165°F before eating.
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CDC 18h
CDC and public health partners are working to limit the spread of C. auris in the U.S. by investing in improvements in identifying C. auris, and enhancing infection control and environmental cleaning in healthcare settings.
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CDC 18h
Candida auris is an emerging fungus that affects very sick people, often times those in long-term acute care hospitals and nursing homes.
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On this , read stories from people living with and learn more about this condition: .
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U.S. Surgeon General Apr 16
Vaccinations save lives, protect our children and are one of our greatest public health achievements. Check with your loved ones and make sure they are up to date with their vaccine. Read this guide for more info on vaccines👇:
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CDC Environment 22h
Your family may not be together when strikes. Discuss with your family where the best shelters are and how to protect themselves.
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Dr. Robert R. Redfield Apr 16
A major goal of public health is to achieve health equity by reducing health disparities. Never underestimate the possible! This , learn about CDC-sponsored initiatives that address health disparities:
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OUTBREAK: 13 people sick with Salmonella in 7 states. Ask if your sushi is made with recalled tuna from Jensen Tuna. Do not eat it if you can’t tell where the tuna is from. This includes spicy tuna.
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CDC 21h
Receiving vaccine at 11 or 12 builds immunity before preteens are exposed to the virus. Watch our latest video for tips on how to help parents understand why it’s important to give HPV vaccine during the preteen years.
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How can you protect yourself from ? It’s as simple as .
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CDC Apr 16
RECALL ALERT: Restaurants and retailers should not serve recalled Jensen Tuna raw tuna. The tuna was served in sushi and has been linked to 13 Salmonella infections in 7 states.
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CDC Injury Center Apr 15
Childhood trauma can impact quality of life and even life span. The good news: you can help prevent Adverse Childhood Experiences from happening in the first place. Learn more:
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CDC Environment Apr 15
When you participate in the National , you provide info that is vital to future research. Learn how:
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Dr. Robert R. Redfield Apr 16
Parents: Measles remains a common disease in many parts of the world. Children not protected against are at risk of getting infected when traveling internationally. Make sure your family is protected against measles before you travel.
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CDC Apr 16
Lab workers: that walking by a chemical fume hood can disrupt proper airflow and reduce the hood’s protective function? Learn how to safely use a fume hood with CDC’s training. 1 hour of FREE P.A.C.E.® credit.
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CDC Apr 16
Are you expecting? should be high on your list of things to do to prepare for your newborn, to help protect you both. Learn more here: .
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CDC Apr 16
professionals and students: Join us Live on Facebook today at 1pm ET for to hear experts discuss what is needed at the state and local levels to protect families from emerging public health threats.
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CDC Apr 15
OUTBREAK from ground beef: 109 E. coli illnesses. If dividing raw ground beef into packages to freeze, wash hands and surfaces or items the meat touches to prevent illness.
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Million Hearts ® Apr 14
Effective communication with your is the first step to helping them reach their control goals. Use this checklist as a guide during visits.
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