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A CDC food safety alert regarding a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Senftenberg infections

A CDC food safety alert regarding a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Senftenberg infections has been posted: https://www.cdc.gov/salmonella/senftenberg-05-22/index.html

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CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on 2022 U.S. Monkeypox Investigation

Experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will discuss the latest regarding the cases of monkeypox in the United States.a0523

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Transcript for Vital Signs Telebriefing: Firearm deaths show historic increase

CDC Media Briefing — New Vital Signs Report Firearm deaths show historic increase: What can be done to prevent firearm homicides and suicides?

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CDC Strengthens Recommendations and Expands Eligibility for COVID-19 Booster Shots

Following today’s meeting of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ (ACIP), CDC is expanding eligibility of COVID-19 vaccine booster doses to everyone 5 years of age and older.

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CDC and Health Partners Responding to Monkeypox Case in the U.S.

Case identified after monkeypox clusters in several other countries

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Update on Children with Acute Hepatitis of Unknown Cause

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) continues to work with health departments and clinicians nationwide to identify and investigate hepatitis of unknown cause impacting children.

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Firearm Deaths Grow, Disparities Widen

Firearms were involved in 79% of all homicides and 53% of all suicides in 2020.

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CDC Media Briefing — New Vital Signs Report Firearm deaths show historic increase What can be done to prevent firearm homicides and suicides?

Against the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been a 35% increase in the firearm homicide rate, with the rate in 2020 reaching its highest level in over 25 years, according to a new CDC Vital Signs report.

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CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on Acute Hepatitis of Unknown Cause

Experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will discuss the latest regarding the cases of acute hepatitis of unknown cause.

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CDC Recommendation for Masks and Travel

At this time, CDC recommends that everyone aged 2 and older – including passengers and workers – properly wear a well-fitting mask or respirator over the nose and mouth in indoor areas of public transportation (such as airplanes, trains, etc.) and...

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Proactive Statement: MMWR on children with acute hepatitis and adenovirus infection in Alabama

A new study published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today, “Acute Hepatitis and Adenovirus Infection Among Children — Alabama, October 2021–February 2022” provides additional clinical and epidemiologic information from an...

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U.S. Case of Human Avian Influenza A(H5) Virus Reported

A person has tested positive for avian influenza A(H5) virus (H5 bird flu) in the U.S., as reported by Colorado and confirmed by CDC.

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CDC’s Annual Gathering of Disease Detectives Showcases Findings from the Front Lines of Public Health

CDC will hold its annual Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) Conference May 2-5, 2022, via a virtual platform that is free and open to the public. This conference highlights CDC’s disease detectives’ outbreak investigations, innovative analyses, a...

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Transcript for CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

CDC works 24/7 saving lives, protecting people from health threats, and saving money to have a more secure nation. A US federal agency, CDC helps make the healthy choice the easy choice by putting science and prevention into action. CDC works to h...

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CDC Press Release: Hypertensive disorders in pregnancy affect 1 in 7 hospital deliveries

The prevalence of hypertensive disorders in pregnancy (HDP) among delivery hospitalizations increased from about 13% in 2017 to 16% in 2019, affecting at least 1 in 7 delivery hospitalizations during this period, according to a CDC report.

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CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will provide an update to media on the COVID-19 pandemic.

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COVID-19 Was Third Leading Cause of Death in U.S.

Two reports released in today’s MMWR use CDC’s National Vital Statistics System to look at death rates in the United States and find that differences in death rates still remain between certain racial and ethnic minority groups.

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CDC Alerts Providers to Hepatitis Cases of Unknown Origin

CDC today issued a nationwide health alert to notify clinicians and public health authorities about a cluster of children identified with hepatitis and adenovirus infection – and to ask all physicians to be on the lookout for symptoms and to repor...

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CDC Media Telebriefing: Vaccination Coverage with Selected Vaccines and Exemption Rates Among Children in Kindergarten — United States, 2020–21 School Year

Experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will discuss Thursday’s MMWR, “Vaccination Coverage with Selected Vaccines and Exemption Rates Among Children in Kindergarten — United States, 2020–21 School Year.” Information presented ...

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CDC Statement on Masks in Public Transportation Settings

To protect CDC’s public health authority beyond the ongoing assessment announced last week, CDC has asked DOJ to proceed with an appeal in Health Freedom Defense Fund, Inc., et al., v. Biden, et al.

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CDC Launches New Center for Forecasting and Outbreak Analytics

Today, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced the launch of the Center for Forecasting and Outbreak Analytics (CFA). CFA seeks to enhance the nation’s ability to use data, models, and analytics to enable timely, effective d...

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CDC Mask Order Remains in Effect and CDC Realigns Travel Health Notice System

CDC works 24/7 saving lives, protecting people from health threats, and saving money to have a more secure nation. A US federal agency, CDC helps make the healthy choice the easy choice by putting science and prevention into action. CDC works to h...

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New data suggest STDs continued to increase during first year of the COVID-19 pandemic

Reported cases of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in the United States decreased during the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, but most resurged by the end of that year.

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CDC Media Telebriefing: 2020 STD Surveillance Report

Experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will discuss the 2020 STD Surveillance Report.

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CDC Public Health Determination and Termination of Title 42 Order

Today, following a thorough reassessment, the CDC Director is issuing a Public Health Determination and terminating an Order under 42 U.S.C. §§ 265, 268 and 42 C.F.R. § 71.40 (i.e., “Title 42”), suspending the right to introduce migrants into the ...

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New CDC data illuminate youth mental health threats during the COVID-19 pandemic

New CDC analyses, published today, shine additional light on the mental health of U.S. high school students during the COVID-19 pandemic, including a disproportionate level of threats that some students experienced.

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CDC Media Telebriefing: New CDC data illuminate youth mental health threats During the COVID-19 pandemic

Experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will discuss the MMWR Supplement on high schoolers’ health during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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CDC Recommends Additional Boosters for Certain Individuals

Data continue to show the importance of vaccination and booster doses to protect individuals both from infection and severe outcomes of COVID-19.

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CDC Statement on President’s Fiscal Year 2023 Budget

Today, the Biden Administration released the President’s FY 2023 budget. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) budget request for FY 2023 includes $10.675 billion in discretionary budget authority, Public Health Service evaluation f...

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Effect of COVID-19 on Tuberculosis in the U.S.

In the United States, reported tuberculosis (TB) disease diagnoses fell 20% in 2020 and remained 13% lower in 2021 than TB disease diagnoses made prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to preliminary CDC data published today.

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COVID-19 vaccines continue to protect against hospitalization and death among adults

COVID-19 vaccination continues to help protect adults against severe illness with COVID-19, including hospitalizations and death, according to two reports released in today’s MMWR.

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U.S. Adult Tobacco Product Use Decreased from 2019 to 2020

Findings from a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report released today show decreases in the use of commercial tobacco products overall, combustible tobacco products, cigarettes, e-cigarettes, and two...

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Title 42 Termination with Respect to Unaccompanied Noncitizen Children

Title 42 Termination with Respect to Unaccompanied Noncitizen Children

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CDC Updates COVID-19 Community Levels

CDC has updated the COVID-19 Community Level at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/your-health/covid-by-county.html.  As of March 10, 2022, more than 98% of the U.S. population is in a location with low or medium COVID-19 Community Level.

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Approximately 2.55 Million Students Reported Currently Using a Tobacco Product in 2021

The 2021 National Youth Tobacco Survey (NYTS) was conducted among U.S. middle and high school students during the COVID-19 pandemic and revealed that youth tobacco use remains a serious public health concern. About 2.55 million U.S. middle and hig...

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Mask Use on Public Transportation

At CDC’s recommendation, TSA will extend the security directive for mask use on public transportation and transportation hubs for one month, through April 18th.

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CDC Updates COVID-19 Community Levels

CDC just updated the COVID-19 Community Level. As of March 3 more than 90% of the U.S. population is in a location with low or medium COVID-19 Community Level

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CDC’s Tips From Former Smokers® Returns With Powerful New Ads

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Tips From Former Smokers® (Tips®) campaign, now celebrating its 10th anniversary, returns today with new ads encouraging people who smoke to quit.

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Transcript for CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

This is the full transcript for the audio from the CDC Media Telebriefing on Update on COVID-19 held on February 25, 2022.

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CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will provide an update to media on the COVID-19 pandemic.

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New Reports on Health and Well-being of Children During COVID-19 Pandemic

Today, CDC is releasing two new reports in MMWR that provide important insights on the health and well-being of children and adolescents during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Transcript for CDC Media Telebriefing: COVID-19 Vaccination and Pregnancy

This is the full audio for the CDC Media Telebriefing on COVID-19 vaccination and pregnancy.

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CDC Media Telebriefing: COVID-19 Vaccination and Pregnancy

Experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will discuss the upcoming MMWR, “Vaccine Effectiveness during pregnancy against COVID-19 hospitalization in infants less than 6 months of age"

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New CDC Studies: COVID-19 Boosters Remain Safe, Continue to Offer High Levels of Protection Against Severe Disease Over Time and During Omicron and Delta Waves

Data from two CDC reports today show COVID-19 vaccine boosters remain safe and continue to be highly effective against severe disease over time.

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Federal Register Notice: CDC’s updated Clinical Practice Guideline for Prescribing Opioids is now open for public comment

CDC’s National Center for Injury Prevention and Control is in the process of updating the 2016 CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain. As of today, the draft updated Clinical Practice Guideline for Prescribing Opioids is available ...

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Transcript for CDC Media Telebriefing: COVID-19 Wastewater Surveillance

CDC works 24/7 saving lives, protecting people from health threats, and saving money to have a more secure nation. A US federal agency, CDC helps make the healthy choice the easy choice by putting science and prevention into action. CDC works to h...

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CDC Statement Following ACIP Moderna Vote

Today, CDC Director Rochelle P. Walensky, M.D., M.P.H., endorsed the CDC Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ (ACIP) recommendation for use of Moderna’s vaccine for people ages 18 years and older.

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CDC Media Telebriefing: COVID-19 Wastewater Surveillance

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will provide an update to media on COVID Data Tracker’s new tool highlighting the National Wastewater Surveillance System.

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CDC Data Released Ahead of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Highlights Factors that Contribute to Continuing HIV Disparities in the U.S.

Despite overall progress in reducing HIV transmission in the United States, HIV continues to affect some groups more than others due to longstanding and ingrained barriers.

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New Materials Available for Healthcare Professionals Supporting Pregnant and Postpartum Patients

CDC released a new webpage and suite of materials for healthcare professionals as part of the Hear Her campaign, which aims to reduce pregnancy-related deaths.