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Seven Potential Harmful Consequences of the CDC's Banned Words List

Seven Potential Harmful Consequences of the CDC's Banned Words List

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Experts advise that should the CDC be banned from using certain words, it could give rise to at least 7 harmful consequences.

Trump Administration Hands CDC a List of "Forbidden Words"

Trump Administration Hands CDC a List of "Forbidden Words"

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Policy analysts at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have been informed to stop using certain terms in documents to be used in next year's budget.

CDC Report: Health in the United States

CDC Report: Health in the United States

The 40th annual CDC report summarizes health trends in the US, including an increase in life expectancy and a decrease in infant mortality.

Preventing Lyme and Other Tickborne Diseases: a CDC Guide

Preventing Lyme and Other Tickborne Diseases: a CDC Guide

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The CDC has released a toolkit to help individuals protect themselves against Lyme and other tickborne diseases.

Opioid Prescriptions Remains High According to CDC

Opioid Prescriptions Remains High According to CDC

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According to the CDC, despite reductions in certain parts of the country, the amount of opioids being prescribed remains high compared with levels in 1999, with variations mostly seen at the county level.

CDC Report on Arthritis

CDC Report on Arthritis

One in four adults in America report an arthritis diagnosis, with the number of individuals disabled by the disease up 20% since 2002, according to a report from the CDC.

CDC: Patients With Musculoskeletal Pain Use Complementary Health

CDC: Patients With Musculoskeletal Pain Use Complementary Health

The use of any complementary health approach for any reasons was significantly higher for those with vs those without a musculoskeletal pain disorder (41.6 vs 24.1%).

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