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New Strain Of Norovirus Spreading Quickly In U.S.

The flu is not the only highly contagious disease raging this winter.

01/30/2013

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Flu Deaths ‘Unpredictable’

U.S. deaths from flu range from about 3,000 to about 50,000 per year.

01/23/2013

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Foods That Can Battle The Flu

There are many ways to feel better from flu that don’t involve taking medication.

01/17/2013

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Coughs Can Last About Two Weeks

There is a disconnect between how long people think a cough should last and how long it actually does.

01/17/2013

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Large Number Of D.C. Firefighters Call Out Sick

A large number of District of Columbia firefighters called out sick on New Year’s Eve, leaving the city short-staffed on a busy night.

01/04/2013

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CDC Reports This Is The Earliest Flu Season In A Decade

This year’s flu season is the earliest since 2003-04 and that season was considered severe.

12/04/2012

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Kate And William Expecting First Baby

The announcement was made early because Catherine is in the hospital with hyperemesis gravidarum.

12/04/2012

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Centers For Disease Control: More Than 90 People Sick With Meningitis

As of Sunday, the death toll from the meningitis outbreak stands at seven.

10/08/2012

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Safety Tips: Keep Your Home Safe From Carbon Monoxide

Check out these simple tips for keeping your family safe from carbon monoxide.

09/19/2012

Seal Flu: Next Pandemic Threat?

A new and virulent subtype of flu bug has emerged among harbor seals in New England, researchers report.

08/02/2012

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3 In Family Dead, 4th Sickened In Southern Md.

Health officials in Calvert County and Maryland say three members of a family have died from respiratory illnesses. A fourth relative was sickened and remains hospitalized.

03/06/2012

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Ex-Penn State Coach Joe Paterno Dead At 85

Joe Paterno, who racked up more wins than anyone else in major college football but was fired from Penn State amid a child sex abuse scandal, has died. He was 85.

01/22/2012

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