Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

June 08, 2018 - 4:35 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The past flu season was the deadliest for U.S. children in nearly a decade, health officials said Friday. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials saidthey had received reports of 172 pediatric flu deaths since October. That surpasses the 2012-2013 flu season, when there...
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April 24, 2018 - 6:52 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — More than 500 people attended the memorial service of an epidemiologist with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention whose body was found in an Atlanta river. News outlets report the service for 35-year-old Timothy Cunningham was Saturday at a Morehouse College chapel. His...
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March 29, 2018 - 6:24 pm
ATLANTA (AP) -The nation’s top public health agency has its money for a new lab to handle dangerous germs. Last month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention asked Congress for funds to build a new state-of-the art laboratory building. CDC officials got $480 million for the endeavor. Money...
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Lericia Harris
March 12, 2018 - 2:16 pm
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention researcher – who has now been missing for a month – recently received a promotion, that according to the agency Monday. The CDC says original reports of Timothy Cunningham not receiving a promotion are incorrect. During a Feb. 27 press conference,...
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February 01, 2018 - 1:39 pm
Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald had headed the Atlanta-based federal agency since July 2017...
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