Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

United States government public health agency

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is a national public health institute in the United States. It is a United States federal agency, under the Department of Health and Human Services, and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

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There are now more than 7 million coronavirus infections in the U.S., with a death toll climbing above 203,000. While the CDC is warning 90% of the population..
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The FDA and CDC are investigating a multi-state outbreak of salmonella infections that has sickened 41 and is likely linked to wood ear mushrooms.
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some symptoms can become chronic or never go away, like arthritis or swelling in certain organs, according to the United States' Centers for Disease Control and..
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Infections among young adults eventually spread to older, more vulnerable people, the C.D.C. reported.
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According to Logan PD, a cop was assigned to the game to ensure the safety of fans … including the enforcement of CDC and state rules and guidelines mandating..
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In a Senate hearing on Capitol Hill, Dr. Robert Redfield, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, warned that most Americans - perhaps 90% -..
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CDC Director Robert Redfield is urging Americans not to let their guard down after preliminary findings from a new nationwide antibody study showed about 90% of..
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Google Maps will soon include information on COVID-19 spread in states, counties, and some cities. Toggling on the “COVID” layer in the app..
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His warning comes as President Trump continues to talk about so-called herd immunity.
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A USA Today investigation that looked at tens of thousands of internal records and conducted over a hundred interviews found that the Centers for Disease Control..
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Dr. Eric Cioe-Peña joins CBSN to discuss the milestone of 200,000 American lives lost in the pandemic, and what can be done to reduce the spread of COVID-19.
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The CDC also stresses that Halloween costume masks are not acceptable substitutes for cloth masks.
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The first people to be vaccinated against COVID-19 will get daily email and text messages asking how they're feeling to track possible adverse reactions.
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People who were at the airport between 12:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. on Sunday might have been exposed, the Maine CDC said.
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As the U.S. nears 200,000 deaths from COVID-19, the CDC issues, then quickly removes, critical guidance on how the virus spreads. This confusion follows the..
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The number of new coronavirus cases is rising across the country as the death toll approaches 200,000 in the U.S. Infectious disease experts are criticizing a..
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A reversal erodes trust as Trump barrels forward with a nomination: This is your morning tip sheet.
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Trump says he will nominate Ginsburg replacement by end of week; CDC abruptly reverses guidance on COVID-19 airborne transmission
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The CDC has backtracked on more guidance, this time recanting recommendations on infection by aerosols, or tiny airborne droplets. CBS News correspondent Mola..
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The Centers for Disease Control took an unusual step by reversing its new guidance about how the coronavirus spreads. Mola Lenghi has the latest.
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The new guidance, published only on Friday, had acknowledged that fine particles floating in air may spread the virus.
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention abruptly removed information from its..
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The CDC updated its guidance to warn about the risk of small airborne respiratory particles known as aerosols – but then removed that information from its..
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California surpassed 15K deaths as the U.S. death toll moved closer to 200K. The CDC updated its guidelines on transmission. Latest COVID-19 news.
 
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Royal Caribbean and Norwegian's "Healthy Sail Panel" published a set of 74 recommendations to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 on cruise ships.
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Spirit Airlines reiterates its policy for wearing only CDC-approved masks during the COVID-19 pandemic after a passenger insists on wearing a gaiter.
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As the nation approaches 200,000 coronavirus deaths, President Trump continues to insist vaccines will be available for mass distribution by April, contradicting..
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U.S. has almost confirmed 200,000 deaths from COVID-19 as several states hit peaks in cases. Latest coronavirus news.
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President Trump said Friday that there will be enough vaccine available to protect every American against the virus by April. His claim comes two days after he..
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The CDC caused controversy in August by saying that anyone without symptoms should not be tested.
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The agency now says anyone exposed to an infected person for more than 15 minutes needs a test. An earlier guideline saying it might not be necessary had shocked..
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Trump's assessment differs from the one offered by CDC director Robert Redfield, who said a vaccine could be available by late spring or next summer.
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The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said today that individuals who don’t..
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reversed controversial guidance on coronavirus testing Friday.
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Emails from a former top Trump health official and his science adviser show how the two refused to accept Centers for Disease Control and Prevention science and..
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Director Robert Redfield's interference shows how political influence has penetrated the CDC, creating challenges for local health authorities.
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention logged 1,600 COVID-19 investigations on commercial aircraft between January and August.
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Trump has publicly contradicted the CDC director's timeline for vaccine distribution, saying that Redfield "made a mistake."
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Rising tensions between Trump and CDC chief over vaccine timeline; Daughter's tweet helps save her father's food truck
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There are rising tensions between President Trump and his CDC chief, Robert Redfield. Paula Reid reports.
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A controversial guideline saying people without Covid-19 symptoms didn’t need to get tested for the virus came from H.H.S. officials and skipped the C.D.C.’s..
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Health and Human Services communications chief Michael Caputo announced a leave of absence Wednesday, just days after he came under fire for urging Trump..
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A public scolding of the C.D.C. chief was only the latest but perhaps the starkest instance when the president has rejected not just the policy advice of his..
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Former CDC Director Tom Frieden joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss contradicting statements from the president and the current director of the CDC on the..
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Openly contradicting his government’s top health experts, US president Donald Trump has predicted that a safe and effective vaccine against the coronavirus..
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Just hours after CDC Director Dr. Robert Redfield testified about the importance of wearing masks and a potential vaccine timeline, President Trump openly..
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President Trump and CDC Director Dr. Robert Redfield are at odds on a coronavirus vaccine timeline, the latter estimating it would not be widely available to the..
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Here's the latest for Thursday September 17th: More flooding possible for Gulf Coast after hurricane; Trump contradicts CDC chief on vaccine; India passes 5.1..
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The head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says a coronavirus vaccine won't be widely available until next year. But his timeline stands in stark..
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A public scolding of the C.D.C. chief was only the latest but perhaps the starkest instance when the president has rejected not just the policy advice of his..
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President Donald Trump contradicted the government's top health experts Wednesday, questioning the CDC director's claim on the effectiveness of protective masks..
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Researchers found a more than 25% increase in preterm deliveries among pregnant patients who tested positive for COVID-19.
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The CDC was built to protect America from coronavirus. But it misled local health authorities as cases mounted and deaths rose. See how they spun the message as..
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