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Several Brands Of Dog Food Recalled Due To Possible Salmonella Link

The Centers for Disease Control is investigating a salmonella outbreak possibly related to products from Diamond Pet Foods.

05/07/2012

In this image released by Warner Bros. Pictures, Jennifer Ehle is shown in a scene from the film "Contagion." (AP Photo/Warner Bros. Pictures)

CDC: ‘Contagion’ Movie Causes Uptick In Phone Calls

The Center for Disease Control says since the popular movie Contagion came out, they’ve received a number of calls from concerned citizens.

09/20/2011

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First-Of-Its-Kind CDC Report Breaks Down Soda Statistics

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released the figures Wednesday in a report said to be the government’s first to offer national statistics for both adults and kids.

08/31/2011

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Mass. Among States Affected By Ground Turkey Salmonella Cases

Federal officials say one person has died from salmonella poisoning that appears to be linked to eating ground turkey.

08/02/2011

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Doctor: Pets Sleeping In Your Bed ‘Can Be Very Dangerous’

A new CDC study says allowing pets to sleep in bed can be dangerous. In rare instances, pet owners caught illnesses such as the plague, rabies, bacterial infections, meningitis, cat scratch fever, ring worm, and intestinal parasites.

03/14/2011

CDC officals say Clostridium Difficile (C-Diff) is killing more people each year.

CDC: Deadly Superbug “C-Diff” Spreading

Three months after having knee replacement surgery, Kathleen Powers’ slow recovery has nothing to do with her knee, but with C-Diff.

02/08/2011

Flu Vaccine

CDC: Flu In Mass. ‘Widespread’

The CDC issues a weekly report of where flu is reported. In the week ending January 15, Massachusetts was listed as “widespread.”

01/25/2011

Tuberculosis

Looking At The Law: Flying With Tuberculosis

WBZ’s Neil Chayet says if you’ve got TB, you may be allowed to fly.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/21/2011

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