Centers For Disease Control And Prevention

Abortion Protest
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November 21, 2018 - 5:38 pm
WASHINGTON (WCBS 880) — Abortion rates in the U.S. have reached a historic low, according to new data released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Wednesday. The report shows the decline in abortions was seen in woman across all age groups. Woman aged 15 to 44 saw a 26 percent...
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Hospital corridor
Dreamstime
October 16, 2018 - 7:06 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- A mysterious and rare condition similar to polio has been affecting children across the country, and federal health officials cannot figure out what is causing it. Washington Post Health Reporter Lena Sun said the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention first noticed an...
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Antibiotics
Dreamstime
August 28, 2018 - 6:54 pm
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday that the number of cases of sexually transmitted diseases has risen to a record high.
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Heroin
Dreamstime
August 17, 2018 - 1:19 pm
New numbers are in on how many people are dying from drug overdoses in New York.
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Rep. Carolyn Maloney
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May 20, 2018 - 3:02 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- There is one thing the federal government could be doing right now to help end gun violence, but it is not doing so, according to U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-New York). As WCBS 880’s Ethan Harp reported, Maloney is demanding that the Centers for Disease Control and...
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Autism
Dreamstime
April 26, 2018 - 4:51 pm
A new federal study of child autism shows New Jersey with the highest rate in the nation.
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