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School district implements training, curriculum for FASD

...In 2009, Dr. Philip May proved between 2-5 percent of all live births had some level of the disorder. The Center for Disease Control in 2011 found approximately one in every 100 children will have FASD. "If you apply the higher end of the statistic...
What others say: New PE rules should be given a workout

...these young adults are getting at least one hour every day of quality physical activity (as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), we see this as an opportunity for struggling students to take an extra course, to allow...

...legislative approval.Butler was previously the chief medical officer from 2007-09. He left to work for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.Before returned to the state position, he was senior director of the Division of Community...
What others say: CDC adds to confusion with Ebola

A month after the first case of Ebola was diagnosed in this country, the Centers for Disease Control on Monday announced yet another policy for dealing with the dread disease and people who have been exposed to it while in West...
Cal Thomas: Who needs an Ebola czar? thing, spokespeople at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas another, Dr. Thomas Frieden at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention something else and doctors at the National Institutes of Health something different again. And...
Bob Franken: Ebola foolishness

...daylights out of everyone.Maybe the first thing they should do is to really know what they're doing. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention certainly has not inspired a lot of confidence, and the performance of Dallas Presbyterian Hospital...

...encourage high-risk, unprotected sexual behavior. However, its preventive use has been endorsed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the World Health Organization, and many HIV/AIDS advocacy groupsThe Human Rights Campaign...

...That will require more supplies, and volunteers.People like Rendi Murphree, an epidemiologist with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, who volunteered to leave Tuesday for Liberia, where she will screen passengers leaving the...
AK Native Tribal Health Consortium gets EPA grant

...different contaminants, and focused on Alaska Natives in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta Region. ANTHC worked with the Center for Disease Control, or CDC, on that project, McOliver said. Molly Dischner can be reached at molly.dischner@alaskajournal...
Safety stop puts motorist into conflict with Homer city code

...fatalities." Some sources estimate as many as 50 percent of all crashes are due to driver fatigue. A survey by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention indicate as many as 7,500 fatal motor vehicle crashes in the United States each year might...


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