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Twitter to Improve Health Outcomes – Are we there yet?

The idea is beautifully simple.   Distill the public health message to 140 characters or less and share it with targeted groups in real-time to improve public health outcomes.   746 more words

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Arkansas confirms first case of West Nile virus

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — A spokesperson with the Arkansas Health Department confirmed its first case of West Nile virus for the year.

According to THV 11… 78 more words

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CDC: A Cesspool of Corruption

From Dr. Brownstein, by David Brownstein, Jul 2015

Last summer, a senior CDC scientist–Dr. William Thompson–admitted that the CDC altered data that showed the MMR vaccine was associated with autism. 639 more words

Big Pharma

Don't you -forget about DB - guest blog from the TUC

This blog is written by Tim Sharp of the  TUC, thanks to Hilary Salt for pointing it out and for Tim and the TUC for allowing us to republish it! 951 more words

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Hello Darling,

I hope you’ve had a chance, many chances, to be outdoors and enjoying a cool summer evening, with good company and friends and happiness. 1,125 more words

Loneliness

The Truth About Herpes and African American Women

Lets start with the facts. According to the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 48% of African American women between the ages of 14 and 49 are infected with genital herpes, that is nearly 1 in 2 women. 565 more words