Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC )


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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is the national public health institute of the United States. The CDC is a federal agency under the Department of Health and Human Services and is headquartered in Druid Hills, unincorporated DeKalb County, Georgia, in Greater Atlanta.

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10/19/2017 - 13:59 CDC updates guidance for infants born to mothers with possible Zika virus infection during pregnancy
10/19/2017 - 12:59 CDC Reports Rising Rates of Drug Overdose Deaths in Rural Areas
10/05/2017 - 12:36 Americans in rural areas more likely to die by suicide
10/03/2017 - 15:08 Cancers Associated with Overweight and Obesity Make up 40 percent of Cancers Diagnosed in the United States
10/03/2017 - 08:29 CDC Telebriefing: New Vital Signs Report - Why is the overall cancer rate declining, while cancer rates associated with overweight and obesity are on the rise?
09/29/2017 - 11:41 CDC Is Deactivating the Emergency Operations Center for the Zika Response
09/28/2017 - 13:22 New study shows Tdap vaccination during pregnancy can prevent whooping cough in babies
09/27/2017 - 15:15 CDC HIV Expert Wins Samuel J. Heyman Award for Career Achievement
09/26/2017 - 23:00 Just Over Half of Adults with Work-Related Asthma Report Having Received a Pneumococcal Vaccine
09/26/2017 - 10:18 STDs at record high, indicating urgent need for prevention
09/21/2017 - 13:39 Rural Americans less likely to wear seat belts, more likely to die in crashes
09/21/2017 - 13:08 Why Global Health Security Is Essential to U.S. National Security
09/19/2017 - 08:49 5 African countries approach control of their HIV epidemics as U.S. government launches bold strategy to accelerate progress
09/13/2017 - 12:55 The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is making detailed practical information on hurricane preparedness, response, and recovery available to affected communities, people displaced by the storms, and responders.
09/07/2017 - 17:51 CDC Releases New Data on the Connection between Health and Academics
09/06/2017 - 14:30 Progress has slowed in preventing stroke deaths. According to the latest CDC Vital Signs report, progress in stroke death rates has stalled in 3 out of 4 states. In recent years, there has been an increase in stroke death rates among Hispanics and people
09/06/2017 - 12:10 Progress has stalled in US stroke death rates after decades of decline
09/06/2017 - 01:19 Connect with CDC Media