Quantcast

Jewish Journal

Tag: Centers For Disease Control And Prevention

View the most popular tags overall?

  • U.S. says 75 government scientists possibly exposed to anthrax

    June 19, 2014 | 4:28 pm

    As many as 75 scientists working in U.S. federal government laboratories in Atlanta may have been exposed to live anthrax bacteria and are being offered treatment to prevent infection from the deadly organism, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday.

    ...
  • Appreciate trees anew … They may save your life

    By Andy Lipkis

    January 10, 2014 | 12:00 pm

    If you live in a neighborhood without dense tree canopy, you may want to celebrate Tu b’Shevat by joining with your neighbors to plant and establish a forest of tall trees around your homes. Sound like too ambitious an undertaking? It will be well worth it.

    Tu b’Shevat, the...

  • ‘Nightmare bacteria,’ shrugging off antibiotics, on rise in U.S.

    March 5, 2013 | 11:00 am

    "Nightmare bacteria" that have become increasingly resistant to even the strongest antibiotics infected patients in 4 percent of U.S. hospitals in the first half of 2012 and in 18 percent of specialty hospitals, public health officials said on Tuesday.

    "Our strongest antibiotics...

  • The Pathogens on Cupid’s Arrow

    By Albert Fuchs, M.D.

    February 15, 2013 | 1:41 pm

    “Love is a burning thing
    And it makes a fiery ring”
    -- Johny Cash

    On Valentine’s Day some think of chocolate, or wine, or flowers. Physicians think of sexually transmitted infections (STIs). This week with perfect timing, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...

  • ADVERTISEMENT
    PUT YOUR AD HERE
ADVERTISEMENT
PUT YOUR AD HERE