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On Monday, August 17 through Wednesday, August 19, between the hours of 8 A.M. and 8 P.M., wildlife biologists with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Cornell University will distribute...

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The number of babies being born with HIV has reached an all-time low—down 95 percent since 1993. In 2014, six babies in Florida were born with HIV infection. At the height of this problem, in 1993, there...

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Keeping any team healthy is an important and daunting challenge, but the task is amplified in the National Football League when a bug that spreads rapidly through locker rooms and training facilities can...

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In an update to the salmonella outbreak in Washington state linked to pork products, state health officials say the outbreak has expanded to 134 cases in 10 counties. This is up from 90 cases reported...

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Garland, Texas health officials confirmed the first case of imported Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) in the city in 2015. The individual was infected with the virus during recent travel to Mexico and is no...

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Oklahoma health officials are reporting a fatality due to Primary Amebic Meningoencephalitis (PAM) in a Carter County resident. The PAM, caused by the “brain-eating amoeba”, Naegleria fowleri,...

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The number of cyclospora cases have increased by 73 during the past week in the US, bringing the total to 457 confirmed cases, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) update Tuesday. 16...

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The Entomological Society of America (ESA) recently released a statement supporting the creation and implementation of a national strategy using Integrated Tick Management to better control tick populations...

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In a unexpected development today, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced today that based on laboratory analysis, 14-year-old Hunter Boutain, died from streptococcal meningoencephalitis...

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NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio along with New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and New York City Council Members today announced a proposal for legislation to regulate cooling towers in order...