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Watch - 2018 Winter Olympics (PyeongChang 2018)

CDC Travel Notices - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 04:00
The 2018 Winter Olympics will take place in PyeongChang, South Korea, from February 9 to February 25, 2018. The Paralympic Games are scheduled for March 9 to March 18, 2018.
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Guymon Extracts, Inc. Recalls Fully Cooked Pork Products Due to Possible Processing Deviation

CDC Food Safety - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 21:10
Guymon Extracts Inc., a Guymon, Okla. establishment, is recalling approximately 4,202 pounds of fully cooked pork products due to a processing deviation that may have allowed potential spore-forming pathogen growth including Clostridium botulinum and Clostridium perfringens.

Olymel S.E.C./ L.P. Recalls Pork Products Produced Without Benefit of Import Inspection

CDC Food Safety - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 19:10
Olymel S.E.C./ L.P., an Alberta, Canada establishment, is recalling approximately 4,618 pounds of raw intact pork products because the products were imported from Canada and not presented for import re-inspection upon entry into the United States.

Kanan Enterprises Conducts Voluntary Recall of Southern Grove Unsalted Almond Due to Undeclared Wheat and Soy

CDC Food Safety - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 17:00
Kanan Enterprises announces the voluntary recall of Southern Grove Unsalted Almond 14 oz., Best By SEP 25 2018 KN due to the presence of wheat and soy that are not listed as ingredients. People who have an allergy to wheat or soy run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. No adverse reactions have been reported associated with this recall.

Carbon Monoxide (CO) Poisoning Prevention

CDC Your Environment and Your Health - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 13:10
When power outages occur after severe weather, using alternative sources of power can cause carbon monoxide (CO) to build up in a home and poison the people and animals inside. Every year, at least 430 people die in the U. S. from accidental CO poisoning. Approximately 50,000 people in the U.S. visit the emergency department each year due to accidental CO poisoning. There are steps you can take to help protect yourself and your household from CO poisoning. CO is found in fumes produced by portable generators, stoves, lanterns, and gas ranges, or by burning charcoal and wood. CO from

[CDC Office of Women's Health, Health Matters for Women] Disparities in Preconception Health Indicators — Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2013–2015, and Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System, 2013–2014

CDC Women's Health - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 10:13
The National Preconception Health and Health Care Initiative’s Surveillance and Research work group suggests ten prioritized indicators that states can use to monitor programs or activities for improving the preconception health status of women of reproductive age. This report includes overall and stratified estimates for nine of these preconception health indicators.
Categories: CDC, Podcasts, Wellness

Inside EMS Podcast: Top communication issues facing EMS, fire and police chiefs

FR1 and EMS Podcasts - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 08:37
Inside EMS Podcast: Top communication issues facing EMS, fire and police chiefs by FR1 and EMS1 Podcasts
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Whip City Jerky, LLC Recalls Beef Jerky Products Due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen

CDC Food Safety - Thu, 02/01/2018 - 20:00
Whip City Jerky, LLC, a Westfield, Mass. establishment, is recalling approximately 1,391 pounds of beef jerky products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen.

JFC International Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Crustacean Shellfish (Shrimp, Crab) in Daisho Kimchi Hot Pot Soup Base

CDC Food Safety - Thu, 02/01/2018 - 18:40
JFC International Inc. of Los Angeles, CA is voluntarily recalling a Kimchi Hot Pot Soup Base because it was found to contain undeclared Crustacean Shellfish (Shrimp, Crab). Individuals who have allergies to crustacean shellfish (shrimp, crab) runs the risk of a serious life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume the product. One incident has been reported to date in connection with this issue.

Alert - Malaria in Brazil

CDC Travel Notices - Wed, 01/31/2018 - 04:00
Public health officials in Brazil have reported an outbreak of locally transmitted malaria in the town of Wenceslau Guimarães in Bahia State. Local transmission means that mosquitoes in the area may be infected with malaria and spreading it to people.
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Watch - Yellow Fever in Nigeria

CDC Travel Notices - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 04:00
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has reported an ongoing outbreak of yellow fever that began in September 2017.
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Panera Bread Preemptively Recalls All 2 oz. and 8 oz. Cream Cheese Products

CDC Food Safety - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 09:29
While there have been no reported illnesses, out of an abundance of caution, Panera Bread is conducting a nationwide preemptive, voluntary recall of all 2 oz. and 8 oz. cream cheese products sold in its U.S. bakery-cafes. This recall was initiated after samples of one variety of 2 oz. cream cheese from a single production day showed a positive result for the presence of Listeria monocytogenes. Tests on cream cheese samples manufactured both before and after the production run in question have all come back negative.

Inside EMS Podcast: Discussing the most baffling EMS calls

FR1 and EMS Podcasts - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 09:09
Inside EMS Podcast: Discussing the most baffling EMS calls by FR1 and EMS1 Podcasts
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Alert - Yellow Fever in Brazil

CDC Travel Notices - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 04:00
The Brazilian Ministry of Health has reported an ongoing outbreak of yellow fever. In response to this outbreak, health authorities have recently expanded the list of areas in which yellow fever vaccination is recommended for travelers.
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Bulletproof 360, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Collagen Protein Dietary Supplement

CDC Food Safety - Thu, 01/25/2018 - 16:13
Out of an abundance of caution, Bulletproof 360, Inc. is voluntarily recalling one lot #1017088 of Bulletproof Collagen Protein dietary supplement due to undeclared milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

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