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    Immediate threat of tainted romaine lettuce wilts as E.coli outbreak cause still unkn

    Immediate threat of tainted romaine lettuce wilts as E.coli outbreak cause still unknown By Meghan Keneally ==================================================== The Romaine Lettuce saga continues and does not appear to be wilting anytime soon. Best thing to still do is to use...
  2. bajisima

    Measles outbreak in Minnesota over fears of autism in vaccine

    Doubts about vaccines helped fuel Minnesota's biggest outbreak of measles in decades, and attracted determined vaccine skeptics eager to exploit fear, health officials say. At least 44 people have been infected, nearly all of them children, and 11 kids are in the hospital, the Minnesota...
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    Zika Outbreak Hits Miami Beach

    now this is worrying, should young women wear the full 'burkini' ..... New Zika Outbreak Hits Popular Tourist Destination Of Miami Beach August 19, 2016 Mosquitoes have begun spreading the Zika virus in a second part of Miami — the popular tourist destination of Miami Beach — Florida...
  4. bajisima

    Mumps outbreak at Harvard

    Dayum, so bad it could affect graduation.. "Stop infecting each other. That's the message Harvard University has for students after a mumps outbreak left 40 people sick over the past two months. The university first announced mumps cases in February, and infections have steadily...
  5. cpicturetaker12

    More LIES from Gov. Snyder, says he knew nothing about LEGIONNAIRES disease outbreak

    When health officials and specifically MD's in Flint first heard about the 'contaminated' water coming from the Flint River, they anticipated outbreaks of Legionnaires disease. (I had absolutely no idea that was a logical outcome of a 'water' disaster like this but it has to with 'water borne'...
  6. Djinn

    Chlamydia Outbreak vs. Abstinence-Only Sex-Ed Program

    Source - Time Magazine Additional sources So... When can we all agree that "abstinence-only" sex-education doesn't work?
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    Measles Outbreak Blamed On Anti-vaccination Movement

    An analysis of publicly available statistics has led scientists to conclude that the anti-vaccination movement is responsible for the measles outbreak and continuing infections. Nearly all of the people who contracted measles were unvaccinated or under vaccinated. And really all because of a...
  8. bajisima

    Germany battling measles outbreak 10 times worse than the US

    Seems we aren't the only one struggling with a re-introduction of the measles. "The outbreak in Berlin is a sobering setback. In general, Germany’s immunization rate is too low,” Director Anette Siedler of the Robert Koch Institute, a Berlin-based disease control and prevention organization...
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    7 Infected, 2 Dead After 'Superbug' Outbreak at Hospital

    LOS ANGELES - Contaminated medical instruments are suspected in a "superbug" outbreak at a Los Angeles hospital that has infected at least seven patients, two of whom died. More than 170 others may have been exposed to the antibiotic-resistant bacteria. 'Superbug' outbreak kills 2, infects 7...
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    Ebola outbreak: Virus mutating, scientists warn

    No evidence so far that Ebola is becoming an airborne disease. Ebola outbreak: Virus mutating, scientists warn BBC News - Ebola outbreak: Virus mutating, scientists warn
  11. bajisima

    5 dead in 10 state listeria outbreak

    5 people are dead in a listeria outbreak in prepackaged caramel apples. "A total of 28 people infected with listeria have been reported from 10 states, according to a statement from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control. Eleven of the cases are in the Midwest: five in Missouri, four in...
  12. bajisima

    Migrating fruit bats responsible for ebola outbreak

    According to new research by leading tropical disease specialists, they believe a chance encounter with a fruit bat and a child in Guinea is responsible for the current ebola outbreak we are seeing. Very interesting. Ebola: research team says migrating fruit bats responsible for outbreak |...
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    As the left blames domestic Ebola outbreak on the NRA...

    won't see the alphabets rehashing this...
  14. meridian5455

    MSNBC blames NRA for Ebola outbreak

    If only there was someone around who could educate the American public about the actual level of risk. Someone who was trusted as a public health expert and whose job it was to help us understand what we really need to worry about and what precautions we should take. Actually, that is one of the...
  15. meridian5455

    Inevitable: Newsweek blames Ebola outbreak on man made global warming

    http://www.newsweek.com/climate-change-ebola-outbreak-globalization-infectious-disease-264163?utm_content=Ebola_and_Climate_change&utm_campaign=Ebola_and_Climate_change&utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social The left wing media can’t seem to help themselves. What ISN’T caused by global warming...
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    An Ebola Outbreak would be great for the country - Just ask Rick Wiles!

    ...End Times radio host Rick Wiles said that an outbreak of Ebola in the U.S. might actually be a good thing if it ends up giving an “attitude adjustment” to all the gays and atheists, along with people who use pornography or have had an abortion, who will die if they aren't “protected by God.”...
  17. Singularity

    Ebola now present in most of sub-Saharan Africa; largest outbreak ever

    And an increasing number of aid workers are getting sick. The various health NGOs are pleading for more outside assistance as the nations which are hit the hardest are out of resources. Aid from the rest of Africa seems to be pretty much nonexistent: Either they have their own problems, as in...
  18. bajisima

    Border patrol claims potential outbreak after handling immigrants

    Border patrol is now concerned after several agents contracted scabies after handling immigrants. The agents had been told the immigrants were pre screened for health conditions. "Ronald Zermeno, health and safety director for the National Border Control Council union, said the agent told...
  19. bajisima

    Ebola outbreak

    Has everyone been following this? It seems it is one of the worst outbreaks occurring in parts of Africa, over 140 dead. Some rumors are circulating that there is nervousness in Europe because it could get there very easily via airline travel these days. Truly scary disease, apocalyptic...
  20. bajisima

    Mumps outbreak spreads

    A large mumps outbreak has spread outside the Ohio State campus officials have announced. As of Monday, 63 cases have been reported. Officials say this came at the worst possible time since many students left on spring break not knowing they were infected. CDC is concerned this will spread...