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Original: The Politics of a Potential Pandemic: From Sebelius to Smithfield ...
by Josh Nelson
Comment Count 389 comments on Tue Apr 28, 2009 at 06:56 AM PDT with 375 Recommends
Dr. Mark Rosenberg I would hope that we would have had information about whether an assault weapon ban saves lives or doesn't. Unfortunately, when you don't have those data that really show you, ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 244 comments on Tue Feb 26, 2013 at 09:30 AM PST with 287 Recommends
This is truly alarming news. An outbreak in Saudi Arabia of a lethal new strain of virus named MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome) has coincided with the return of Muslim Pilgrims from the Hajj,
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 77 comments on Mon Oct 14, 2013 at 04:46 AM PDT with 218 Recommends
BIG edit: the person testifying at the Congressional hearing about Ebola today was Daniel Varga, the Chief CLINICAL Officer, not the CEO. Which is almost worse since he's in charge of the medical ...
by PsychoSavannah
Comment Count 282 comments on Thu Oct 16, 2014 at 10:42 AM PDT with 202 Recommends
The austerity bandwagon has little regard for the socioeconomic impact of their policies. But there is one area where no amount of wealth will protect them. Epidemics. A variety of viruses and ...
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 84 comments on Fri Oct 03, 2014 at 08:06 PM PDT with 131 Recommends
Javier E. David of CNBC reports that the CDC confirms first Ebola case diagnosed in US. The United States has its first confirmed case of the Ebola virus, the Centers for Disease Control and ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 412 comments on Tue Sep 30, 2014 at 02:11 PM PDT with 123 Recommends
This guy has just demonstrated with absolute certainty why he should never be President. CAMBRIDGE, England _ New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Monday said the government needs to strike a "balance"
by Dartagnan
Comment Count 171 comments on Mon Feb 02, 2015 at 06:31 AM PST with 120 Recommends
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by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 108 comments on Tue Feb 03, 2015 at 10:57 AM PST with 75 Recommends
Hai, y'all! Remember this time last year? Remember H1N1? People were dying from complications of the flu, and many of them were young and healthy before they got infected. The government was ...
by KelleyRN2
Comment Count 158 comments on Sat Oct 09, 2010 at 07:13 AM PDT with 74 Recommends
By the beginning of the 21st century, the federal government had declared measles eradicated in the U.S. Fifteen years ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 172 comments on Mon Feb 02, 2015 at 08:41 AM PST with 68 Recommends
Jesus must hate America, because under George Bush he allowed Right Wing Christian ideologues and con artists to promote and profit from abstinence only sex education. A policy they counted on on ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 51 comments on Mon Nov 16, 2009 at 12:35 PM PST with 55 Recommends
On December 9, 2013 the Centers for Disease Control released a report entitled HIV Among Transgender People . Two days ago Leela Ginelle, communications and development intern for TransActive ...
by rserven
Comment Count 35 comments on Fri Jan 10, 2014 at 04:00 PM PST with 51 Recommends
They don't even pretend to care The House GOP's 2011 budget would chop $156 million from the Centers ...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 36 comments on Mon Mar 21, 2011 at 11:27 AM PDT with 47 Recommends
CDC now has a blueprint for gun-related research. Back in January, President Barack Obama responded to the elementary school slaughter in Newtown, Connecticut, with [23 ordershttp://www.dailykos.com/
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 24 comments on Wed Jun 05, 2013 at 11:46 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
In news that will have you casting a side-eye at your sandwich, the ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 28 comments on Thu Oct 10, 2013 at 07:38 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
Don't expect any warnings from the CDC if this is contaminated during the shutdown. Flu season has just started, so it's really the perfect time ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 26 comments on Wed Oct 02, 2013 at 07:47 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
What does a rightwing Republican Governor do when he is faced with an HIV crisis? He turns to… Science and Liberal policies, of course. Probably belatedly but none the less that's where he goes ...
by inclusiveheart
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Mar 27, 2015 at 07:06 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
There was good medical news yesterday . Let's take a walk through ME/CFS, XMRV and MS, CCSVI...
by Joel Spinhirne
Comment Count 54 comments on Wed Aug 25, 2010 at 12:09 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 144 comments on Fri Feb 06, 2015 at 09:49 AM PST with 33 Recommends
Today, a top government health official announced that climate change will have a "...
by Patriot Daily News Clearinghouse
Comment Count 24 comments on Wed Apr 09, 2008 at 07:47 PM PDT with 33 Recommends