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If you’re planning on traveling to Rio de Janeiro in August for the Olympics, you can worry about your team winning or whether or not you’ll catch a glimpse of a famous athlete, but the Centers for Disease Control says you probably shouldn’t be concerned about an increased risk of catching the Zika virus. 204 more words
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut will be receiving a $320,564 federal grant to help support its response to the Zika virus.
U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro announced Friday the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention funding will be used to identify and track Zika outbreaks, coordinate Connecticut’s response effort and help affected families find services. 82 more words
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Chlorination and filtration systems were inadequate at the U.S. National Whitewater Center, where a rafter became infected with a deadly amoeba, a federal health official said Thursday. 211 more words
WASHINGTON – In a warning that’s sure to disappoint many who enjoy sneaking a taste of cookie dough, federal regulators said this week that people should not eat raw dough or batter of any kind due to an ongoing outbreak of illnesses related to a strain of E. 248 more words