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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: United States government public health agency
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is a national public health institute in the United States. It is a United States federal agency, under the Department of Health and Human Services, and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Doctors Say CDC Should Warn People About COVID-19 Vaccine Side Effects [Video]

Doctors Say CDC Should Warn People About COVID-19 Vaccine Side Effects

Now that Pfizer, Moderna and AstraZeneca are each closer to releasing a COVID-19 vaccine to the public.

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Millions travel for Thanksgiving despite CDC warning [Video]

Millions travel for Thanksgiving despite CDC warning

Millions of Americans are traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday, despite warnings from health experts to stay home.

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COVID-19 Vaccine May Cause Flu-Like Symptoms [Video]

COVID-19 Vaccine May Cause Flu-Like Symptoms

Americans need to be prepared for the possibility that they may feel a little unwell. After you get a coronavirus vaccine, if one is authorized, you may experience some negative side effects. The CDC..

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Millions travel for Thanksgiving despite warnings [Video]

Millions travel for Thanksgiving despite warnings

[NFA] The U.S. Transportation Security Administration screened over 3 million passengers this weekend ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, its busiest weekend since mid-March, as people ignored a call..

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Fauci urges weighing the risks of holiday travel [Video]

Fauci urges weighing the risks of holiday travel

[NFA] The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Sunday reported 12,028,081 cases of the novel coronavirus, an increase of 184,591 cases from its previous count, as U.S. health..

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CDC Issues Strong Recommendation Against Holiday Travel r [Video]

CDC Issues Strong Recommendation Against Holiday Travel r

The CDC is urging Americans not to travel for the Thanksgiving holidays. The move to limit travel is in an effort to limit the spread of COVID-19. According to UPI, a "strong recommendation" was made..

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CDC Updates COVID-19 Thanksgiving Guidance Discouraging Travel [Video]

CDC Updates COVID-19 Thanksgiving Guidance Discouraging Travel

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) held a tele-briefing on November 19th.

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Data says kids safest in school - CDC director [Video]

Data says kids safest in school - CDC director

Center for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Robert Redfield spoke against recent school closures due to rising coronavirus infections Thursday, saying "one of the safest places for kids is..

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CDC warns against Thanksgiving travel [Video]

CDC warns against Thanksgiving travel

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday recommended Americans not travel during next week's Thanksgiving holiday to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus as cases of COVID-19 spike..

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Restrictions grow as pandemic rages in the U.S. [Video]

Restrictions grow as pandemic rages in the U.S.

[NFA] Cities across the United States are imposing new restrictions in an effort to slow the spread of record new coronavirus infections but a top advisor for President-Elect Joe Biden said there are..

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Updated CDC Guidance Says Masks Also Protect the Wearer From COVID-19 [Video]

Updated CDC Guidance Says Masks Also Protect the Wearer From COVID-19

The Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) made the announcement on Tuesday.

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COVID-19 Can Complicate Pregnancy [Video]

COVID-19 Can Complicate Pregnancy

Pregnant women with COVID-19 are more likely to be admitted into the intensive care unit. They are also more likely to be put on ventilators, need life support, and die. This is compared to coronavirus..

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Does Your Blood Pressure Rise At Night? You May Be At Greater Risk Of Heart Trouble [Video]

Does Your Blood Pressure Rise At Night? You May Be At Greater Risk Of Heart Trouble

Some people only have high blood pressure at night, while their levels are fine during the day. And according to UPI, Japanese researchers say that phenomena puts them at a significantly greater risk..

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Tampa impact on CDC lifting no-sail order [Video]

Tampa impact on CDC lifting no-sail order

Tampa impact on CDC lifting no-sail order

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The CDC To Allow Cruise LInes To Operate [Video]

The CDC To Allow Cruise LInes To Operate

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention gave cruise lines a thumbs up for restarting US operations Friday. As per the CDC's newest statement, cruise lines will be able to sail again on November..

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Scarlett Johansson And Colin Jost Tied The Knot [Video]

Scarlett Johansson And Colin Jost Tied The Knot

Scarlet Johansson and Colin Jost tied the knot over the weekend. The actress and "SNL" star said "I do" "in an intimate ceremony with their immediate family and loved ones. According to CNN, Johansson..

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CDC offers voters tips to reduce COVID-19 spread at the polls [Video]

CDC offers voters tips to reduce COVID-19 spread at the polls

Ahead of voting, the CDC says the more prepared you are, the less time you may have to spend at a voting site.

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CDC Warns Of Listeria Outbreak Linked To Deli Meats [Video]

CDC Warns Of Listeria Outbreak Linked To Deli Meats

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says a foodborne outbreak of Listeria has been linked to deli meats. According to Gizmodo, the CDC says the contaminated meat has hospitalized at least..

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CDC Changes Guidance on 'Close Contact' With Those Infected With COVID-19 [Video]

CDC Changes Guidance on 'Close Contact' With Those Infected With COVID-19

After a coronavirus outbreak occurred in a Vermont prison over the summer, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has restructured its guidelines as to what qualifies as "close contact"..

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Coronavirus cases rose rapidly after Canada's Thanksgiving gatherings

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As COVID-19 cases continue to rise across the nation, the CDC is recommending that people celebrate Thanksgiving at home with those you live with, or virtually. A group of friends who grew up together..
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Millions traveling for Thanksgiving despite dire CDC warning

Many Americans are heeding the guidance of health officials and are planning to stay home and not travel for the Thanksgiving weekend, but tens of millions of others are still planning on flying or..
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Light lines greet holiday week travelers

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CDC now recommends 3 COVID tests for international travel

American travelers should now be tested three times for coronavirus, in addition to isolating, while traveling abroad.
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Eye Opener: Biden transition moves forward with approval from GSA

The Trump administration official in charge of the presidential transition says she's giving President-elect Biden access to government resources and funding. Also, millions of Americans are still..
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More Americans flying despite CDC urging them to stay put

More than 1 million passengers boarded flights on Sunday – the most since mid-March. Expect full planes, experts say.
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Coronavirus updates: New York City still has 650 bodies in freezer trucks; Nevada hits 'pause'; TSA screenings up after CDC travel warning

Wisconsin GOP Rep. Bryan Steil reveals positive test. Los Angeles County suspends in-person dining. Nevada 'statewide pause'. Latest COVID news.  
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As the pandemic rages, more are flying despite CDC pleas not to travel for Thanksgiving

TSA numbers show millions passing through U.S. airports for Thanksgiving travel, despite CDC warnings amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
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How to cope with the stress of the holidays amid COVID-19 restrictions

Celebrating the holidays during COVID-19 will be tough for many of us this year. The CDC has already said people should avoid getting together with anyone outside their household. And potential..
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'All people' should avoid: CDC raises warning against cruise ship travel to highest level

The CDC has published a Level 4 travel notice advising that "all people" should avoid cruise ships worldwide because of a "very high" COVID risk.
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Coronavirus updates: Thanksgiving travel surges despite warnings; Trump's cocktail gains FDA authorization

Thanksgiving travel surges despite warnings from CDC and Fauci. Trump's experimental antibody cocktail gains FDA authorization. Latest COVID news.
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AAA says fewer people will travel for Thanksgiving amid coronavirus pandemic

THE CDC says Americans should stay put this holiday season and only only celebrate with people in their own households. But AAA expects up 50 million people to travel for Thanksgiving. While overall..
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Kansas issued a face mask order. Counties that opted out saw COVID-19 cases rise 100% in 6 weeks, CDC says

Kansas counties that upheld the governor's face mask order saw a decline in cases while counties that opted out saw cases rise, a new report says.
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Coronavirus updates: Donald Trump Jr. tests positive; 471k US deaths by March, model estimates; CDC recommends against holiday travel

Donald Trump Jr. tests positive for the coronavirus. Model predicts more deaths. Thanksgiving during a pandemic happened before. Latest COVID news.  
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Doctor on President-elect Biden's COVID-19 advisory board discusses CDC travel guidelines

Dr. Atul Gawande of President-elect Biden's COVID-19 advisory board joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the CDC's guidelines on Thanksgiving travel and his concerns about the delay in the transfer of..
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Eye Opener: CDC urges Americans not to travel for Thanksgiving

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CDC urges against holiday travel as U.S. sees 170,000 daily cases

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C.D.C. Pleads With Americans to Stay Home on Thanksgiving

Even as the White House downplays the coronavirus threat, health officials warned against traditional gatherings with those from outside the immediate household.
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From 2010-2018, significantly fewer people died of H.I.V.-related causes, although survival rates for women and people of color did not improve as much.
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How to gather for the holidays while also following health guidelines

The holidays are going to look very different for many Americans this year compared to years past. But there are ways to gather with family while also following COVID-19 guidelines. Here are tips from..
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CDC had contentious plan for flight filled with COVID-exposed cruise passengers

After passengers on the Costa Luminosa cruise ship fell ill with COVID-19 in March, American were flown to Atlanta after reaching Europe. Passengers say what happened next was nothing short of a..
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As the Pandemic Surges, C.D.C. Issues Increasingly Assertive Advice

Agency scientists often contradict the Trump administration now, but critics urge a more public stance.
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'CDC is putting American lives at risk': Members of Congress call for CDC to reinstate cruise 'no-sail' order

Two members of Congress are calling for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to reinstate its cruise "no-sail" order.
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CDC says face masks can protect wearers — not just others

Increasing mask wearing could also prevent the need for lockdowns and save billions of dollars in economic losses, the CDC says.
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Here's what the CDC suggests for Thanksgiving amid the pandemic

Some may hold Thanksgiving meals outdoors – others may foregoing celebrating completely.
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New CDC guidelines say face masks protect those wearing them, too—here are the best ones

The CDC now says that face masks protects those who wear them, too. Here are the best ones you can buy right now.
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CDC issues new guidance on face masks and holiday plans as COVID cases soar

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CDC investigating infections in six states following recall of product sold at 1,100 Walmart stores across U.S.
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The CDC chief lost his way during COVID-19. Now his agency is in the balance.

Director Dr. Robert Redfield compromised the CDC's scientific credibility during COVID pandemic. A new administration inherits a loss of public trust.
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Coronavirus updates: CDC offers new mask guidance; Maryland in 'danger zone' amid COVID surge; US nears 240K deaths; Disney furloughs?

Texas sets new daily record, nears 1M cases. Maryland tightens restrictions. CDC now says masks protects wearer and others. Latest COVID news.
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CDC Director Dr. Robert R. Redfield and Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar discuss the importance of the CDC's science-driven response to COVID-19.  
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Coronavirus updates: People sick with COVID-19 can vote in person, CDC says; Dr. Deborah Birx warns of 'most deadly phase,' report says

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How Trump used COVID-19 to shut U.S. borders to migrant minors

Public health officials at the CDC objected to an order that has authorized the expulsions of thousands of migrant children without court hearings or asylum screenings.
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'Politically correct': Trump pokes Fox News Host Laura Ingraham for wearing a mask

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Cruise Ships Can Get Ready to Set Sail Again, C.D.C. Says

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Donald Trump Jr. says recent COVID-19 deaths are 'almost nothing.' More than 20K people died this month.

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Is America ready to roll out a coronavirus vaccine?

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