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US health agency, the CDC, blasted for laboratory safety violations

2014 has been a bad year for US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). After a series of errors in which some agency employees were potentially exposed to anthrax and others accidentally shipped a dangerous strain of influenza virus to another lab, the director imposed reforms to improve safety practices. 1,252 more words


IDSA Lyme Guidelines ~ Background Resources (with Notes for Comment Period)

Foreward ~ I’m so behind on my own comments, and the deadline for the IDSA Public Comment period is so fast approaching, that multiple posts with relevant or even related content or links are going to published in a rough state, including things like un-formatted and un-annotated lists of links, just to get the information out to those that may be looking.   1,093 more words

Awareness And Advocacy

CDC prepares to launch massive anti-ecig lie campaign

by Carl V Phillips

In a move whose dishonesty, flouting of government ethics, and abuse of the interests of the citizenry are as great as NSA spying or concocting fake  1,416 more words


Federal Government Prepares to Track Unvaccinated Adults

During the National Vaccine Advisory Committee’s (NVAC) February meeting, American adults were put on notice by Big Brother that non-compliance with federal vaccine recommendations will not be tolerated. 99 more words


A New Government Anti-Smoking Campaign Includes E-Cigs

A new federal ad campaign against smoking features e-cigarettes for the first time.

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released its latest ad in its ongoing “Tips From Former Smokers” campaign. 232 more words

Help us spend a penny

Britain is entering its final week of financial constipation following over  a year of holding in the urge to splash the pension cash.

Speculation in the financial press is reaching fever pitch with the announcement of the Pension Wise telephone number being greeted with an on-line drumroll. 524 more words