Centers for Disease Control


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Cen′ters for Disease′ Control`


n.
an agency of the U.S. Public Health Service charged with the investigation and control of contagious disease in the nation. Abbr.: CDC
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ISLAMABAD -- United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) jointly held a workshop on Zoonotic diseases, which are the animal diseases that can spread to humans, such as Crimean Congo Hemorrhagic fever, rabies, brucellosis and avian influenza.
Agency Name: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Description: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention~s National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) is soliciting investigator-initiated research that will help expand.
The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that parents get the vaccine -- which guards against certain strains of human papilloma virus that can cause cervical cancer -- ideally when they're 11 and 12.
This year was highlighted by the establishment of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as a World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) Collaborating Center for Emerging and Remerging Zoonoses.
Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Sept.
Since reaching an all-time low in 2000, the rate of primary and secondary syphilis has climbed steadily, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; it rose by 8% between 2003 and 2004, reaching 2.
An early report from a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)/U.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the deaths raise concern because all three were under 30, while CJD usually only strikes people older than 45.
In 1988, the Centers for Disease Control had determined that African American men and women each accounted for 70 percent of all AIDS cases in their respective gender groups.
This work is funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Lisa Barrios Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The intervention, the social influences approach, was well developed, utilizing critical components for school-based tobacco prevention recommended by both the National Cancer Institute and the Centers for Disease Control, with the number of hours of intervention exceeding the recommended levels of exposure.

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