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  1. excalibur

    CDC Survey On Defensive Gun Use Was Never Publicized

    CDC Survey On Defensive Gun Use Was Never Publicized CDC Confirms Defensive Gun Use Prevalence | The Daily Caller
  2. D

    35 reported cases of E. coli linked to romaine lettuce: CDC

    35 reported cases of E. coli linked to romaine lettuce: CDC By Andrea Miller ==================================================== Do you live in any of the affected states or even the others? If so, it behooves you to check and see about the safety of the lettuce used there.
  3. Amelia

    Trump administration reportedly prohibits CDC from using words: transgender fetus etc

    Trump administration reportedly prohibits CDC from using words like 'transgender,' 'fetus' What are they supposed to say instead of "fetus"?
  4. bajisima

    CDC warns against travel to Miami neighborhood

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued an unprecedented travel warning Monday, advising pregnant women and their partners not to travel to a small community just north of downtown Miami, where Zika is actively circulating. This is the first time the CDC has warned people not to...
  5. cpicturetaker12

    FL--SCOTT BEGS for FED $$ for ZIKA & CDC action! (Same CDC GOP cuts & POLITICIZES)

    So there is so much fucking irony here. This is a 3 pronged story--at the LEAST! We have a governor who hates government and Obama and turned away federal health funds for the poor. We have water borne MOSQUITO RELATED DISEASE which turns infants brains into 'half brains'. We have flooding...
  6. excalibur

    CDC Officials Warned of Safety Risks, Diseases Amid Immigrant Influx

    “We might as well plan on many of the kids having TB,” reads a redacted 2014 CDC email Memo: CDC Officials Warned of Safety Risks, Diseases Amid Immigrant Influx
  7. Robert Urbanek

    HIV report from CDC

    A new report from the CDC dispels the progressive myth that anyone who practices unprotected sex is at equal risk of getting HIV, which can lead to AIDS. According to the February 2016 report, 1 in 6 men who have sex with men will be diagnosed with HIV in their lifetime compared to only 1 in 473...
  8. bajisima

    Sen Warren urges the CDC to consider pot as a fix for the opioid crisis

    "Warren is asking the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to research how medical and recreational marijuana might help alleviate the opioid epidemic. In a letter sent Monday to CDC head Dr. Thomas Friedan, Warren urged the agency to finalize its guidance to physicians on the dos...
  9. BDBoop

    Quietly, Congress extends a ban on CDC research on gun violence

    Quietly, Congress extends a ban on CDC research on gun violence | Public Radio International Anybody care to explain the rationale behind this? Or let me ask this another way: How much money has been poured into Congress by the NRA to put pressure on researchers not to research? “The original...
  10. B

    Use of Firearms For Self-Defense is ‘Important Crime Deterrent’, CDC finds

    CDC Study: Use of Firearms For Self-Defense is ?Important Crime Deterrent? Hmmmmm..... a CDC study, commissioned by Barack Obama, regarding actual defensive use of guns, as opposed to a study relying on estimates and guesses, concludes defensive gun use is an important crime deterrent...
  11. J

    Quietly, Congress extends a ban on CDC research on gun violence

    Quietly, Congress extends a ban on CDC research on gun violence | Public Radio International Its absurd, a waste of money, and a waste of resources for the US government, the world's largest arms dealer and most proliferate dealer of violence to research the causes of "gun violence". When the...
  12. B

    Obama shares blame for reduced CDC funding

    According to that bastion of conservatism, Huffington Post..... Obama Also Pushed For CDC Cuts In Years Before Ebola Outbreak Reagan doubled the funding, specifically for AIDS research, every year after 1982, for the remainder of his time in office. Has Obama done that for Ebola? nope.
  13. TrueMan

    Obama must fire cdc director

    Sen. David Vitter, R-La., is ripping President Obama’s “political” choice to be the administration’s Ebola response coordinator and says Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Thomas Frieden needs to be fired, and the U.S. Congress should be reconvened to pass travel...
  14. mrmike

    CDC - Told nurse it's okay to fly sick?

    Someone needs to have their heads examined at the CDC (whoever told her it was okay). And FIRED. Amber Vinson, Dallas Ebola Patient, Says CDC Gave Her Green Light To Fly Huffington Post A Dallas nurse who took a commercial flight from Cleveland hours before reporting symptoms...
  15. Use Caution

    CDC ALERT! If you flew from Cleveland to Dallas, we want your EBOLA for testing?

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says this morning that Amber Joy Vinson, the second Texas Health Resources Presbyterian Dallas to contract Ebola, traveled by air on Monday — “the day before she reported her symptoms,” as the CDC puts it. Related Second health care worker tests...
  16. meridian5455

    The claim that the CDC is underfunded is ANOTHER liberal lie.

    Yet another American has contracted Ebola, a grim reminder of just how important it is that our public health systems function at the highest possible level. Unfortunately, much of the rhetoric about this deadly disease is misleading, if not dishonest. In a paid speech last week, former...
  17. bajisima

    5 ways the CDC got it wrong on ebola

    Dr. Elizabeth Cohen has been the go to expert along with Sanjay Gupta for CNN and they believe the CDC is making 5 critical errors with ebola. 1. The CDC is telling possible Ebola patients to "call a doctor." 2. The CDC director says any hospital can care for Ebola patients 3. The CDC...
  18. EnigmaO01

    Man from Liberia sick on airliner: CDC responds

    Read this and tell me if you think the response was appropriate? Sounds lacking to me. If this is a typical reponse by the CDC I think we might be in trouble. If you were a passenger on this plane would you think it was appropriate? CDC responds to sick passenger on Brussels flight - CNN.com
  19. mrmike

    EBOLA transmission characteristics (CDC)

    In my opinion the CDC definitions sure leave a lot of wiggle room regarding infection potential doesn't it? Also some of the information presented by them semi-contradicts itself (regarding fluids and transmission potential). The best qualifier I can think of for the CDC or naysayers is would...
  20. Use Caution

    CDC confirms first Ebola case diagnosed in US, in Dallas Texas. Nice place to start.

    Dallas Riding Ebola! Yahooo...... The United States has its first confirmed case of the Ebola virus, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Tuesday, marking the first domestic appearance of the deadly virus that has ravaged swaths of continental Africa. Texas Health...