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Hepatitis B infection prevention: ACIP updated recommendations

Hepatitis B infection prevention: ACIP updated recommendations

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The Work Group who authored the new recommendations was made up of professionals from academic medicine, federal and state public health agencies, and medical societies.

CDC investigating <i>E. coli</i> outbreak in 13 states

CDC investigating E. coli outbreak in 13 states

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An outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 have been reported in 13 states in the US as well as Canada.

CDC receives list of banned terms for 2018

CDC receives list of banned terms for 2018

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Policy analysts at the CDC and another, as yet unnamed Department of Health and Human Services agency, have been informed to stop using certain terms in documents to be used in next year's budget.

Predicting the top 10 medical innovations for 2018

Predicting the top 10 medical innovations for 2018

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Each year the Cleveland Clinic announces what its panel of physicians and scientists believe to be the most important medical innovations that will have the greatest impact in the upcoming year.

Combating the hepatitis A outbreak in San Diego

Combating the hepatitis A outbreak in San Diego

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The 3-part plan to halt the outbreak of hepatitis A focuses on immunization, sanitation and education with most of the efforts focused on the homeless population who are the most at-risk population.

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