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May 22, 2019
Inmates are seen inside the women's facility at the Fayette County Jail in Washington Court House, Ohio.  Washington Post photo by Salwan Georges
Trump administration struggles to confront the deadliest drug crisis in U.S. history
May 22, 2019 - 1:19pm
A deer tick (left) and an American dog tick, more commonly known as a woodtick, are shown side by side for comparison in April 2010 at Turtle River State Park near Arvilla, N.D. With tick season at hand, the North Dakota Department of Health is recommending people take precautions. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Tick population is booming. Is climate change to blame? Will tick-borne diseases increase?
May 22, 2019 - 12:33pm
April 24, 2019
Public health nurse Deb Floren shows a vial of the measles vaccine Thursday at the Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services Building in Willmar. Briana Sanchez / Forum News Service
Measles cases break record since disease was eliminated in United States in 2000
April 24, 2019 - 3:11pm
April 20, 2019
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How does measles spread? Do I need another MMR vaccine shot? How dangerous is measles? FAQ on the outbreaks
April 20, 2019 - 3:50pm
April 15, 2019
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CDC reports 90 new measles cases as outbreak approaches record
April 15, 2019 - 10:58am
April 2, 2019
US measles cases surge to second-highest level in nearly two decades
April 2, 2019 - 8:37am
March 30, 2019
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Salmonella cases linked to hedgehogs spread to more states, CDC warns
March 30, 2019 - 4:33pm
March 16, 2019
Samples of pure drugs that could kill the average human - heroin, fentanyl and carfentanil, a synthetic opioid 100 times more powerful than fentanyl - at the New Hampshire State Police Forensic Laboratory in Concord.
Obama officials failed to focus as fentanyl burned its way across America
March 16, 2019 - 10:00am
March 3, 2019
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A teen got vaccinated against his parents' wishes - now, he'll testify before Congress
March 3, 2019 - 12:53pm
January 4, 2019
The most effective way to prevent tractor overturn deaths, according to NIOSH, is the use of a modern equipment with a Roll-Over Protective Structure coupled with the use of a seat belt.  James B. Miller, Jr. / Forum News Service
Farm fatalities on the rise: Ag industry ranked most hazardous in the US
January 4, 2019 - 3:51pm
December 10, 2018
The CDC is warning people not to eat cookie dough, a temptation at holiday time.  Photo by Goran Kosanovic for The Washington Post.
The CDC keeps warning people not to eat raw cookie dough - even though it's delicious
December 10, 2018 - 1:07pm
November 20, 2018
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Romaine lettuce is not safe to eat, CDC warns US consumers
November 20, 2018 - 2:58pm
July 23, 2018
Commentary: We have a child-care crisis in this country. We had the solution 78 years ago.
July 23, 2018 - 7:56pm
July 12, 2018
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CDC issues blunt warning about Honey Smacks as outbreak grows to 100
July 12, 2018 - 8:46pm
June 20, 2018
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
June 20, 2018 - 2:17pm
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