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CDC: 13 Deaths Tied To Bath Refinishing Chemical

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a warning Thursday about using a common paint-stripping chemical to refinish bathtubs after tying it to 13 deaths in 10 states, including Texas.

02/24/2012

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CDC Releases Results Of Morgellons Disease Investigation

Five years ago, CBS 11 News began investigating a bizarre medical condition known as Morgellons Disease. Now the Centers For Disease Control is making its findings, into to whether Morgellons is a real disease, public.

01/26/2012

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CDC: Many Teen Moms Didn’t Think It Could Happen

A new government study suggests a lot of teenage girls are clueless about their chances of getting pregnant.

01/19/2012

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More U.S. Women Having Twins; Rate At 1 In 30 Babies

More U.S. women are having twins these days. The reason? Older moms and fertility treatments.

01/04/2012

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CDC Recommends Boys Be Vaccinated Against HPV

A recent recommendation from the Centers for Disease Control is creating new debate over the HPV vaccine.

10/26/2011

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CDC: Doctors Prescribing Fewer Antibiotics To Kids

The push to get pediatricians to stop prescribing antibiotics for the wrong illnesses is paying off a bit, a new government report found.

09/01/2011

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STUDY: Sibling Of A Child With Autism More Likely To Be Diagnosed

Six-year-old Andy Barrow loves to read, but his older brother Alex would rather play. One thing the two brothers from Cleburne have in common, however, is autism.

08/15/2011

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