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  • Influenza and Your Health

    Influenza, also known as 'the flu', is a viral illness that tends to spread through communities between November and April every year, with a peak number of cases occurring in January and February.

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  • Maternal Health and Inflammation

    Inflammation is a normal response of the body, but knowing what it is, why it happens, and its role on prenatal health can help prevent unnecessary complications.

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  • What is Hepatitis B?

    Severity can vary from a mild illness lasting a few weeks to a serious, lifelong illness. Hepatitis B is usually spread when blood, semen, or another body fluid from a person infected.

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  • Vaccine Adverse Events Reporting System (VAERS)

    The Vaccine Adverse Events Reporting System (VAERS) is a national passive reporting system used to help monitor the safety of vaccines. It was designed to keep track of all negative reactions occurring after a person receives a vaccination, including those reactions not identified during clinical trials.

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  • An Update on Flint: Where are they now? | sources

    SOURCES: 1 https://www.congress.gov/bill/114th-congress/house-bill/2028 2 http://www.cnn.com/2016/04/13/politics/congress-flint-michigan-water-funding/index.html 3 http://www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/flint-water-crisis/2016/04/20/2-mdeq-employees-city-employee-charged-flint-water-crisis/83272760/ 4 https://news.vice.com/article/what-released-emails-reveal-about-the-first-criminal-charges-in-the-flint-water-crisis 5 http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/01/us/flint-michigan-water-crisis-mental-health.html?smid=tw-share&_r=1 6 http://www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/flint-water-crisis/2016/05/04/flint-water-dept-worker-gets-plea-deal-criminal-case/83928004/ 7 http://www.michigan.gov/documents/flintwater/Test_Results_Flint_Sorted_by_Lead_Concentration_513930_7.pdf 8 https://www.epa.gov/flint This is the source page ←Back, 1, 2 Next→ Full Article | sources

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  • An Update on Flint: Where are they now?

    June 6, 2016 When the full scope of the Flint water crisis came to light, there was outrage. The general consensus was that this unthinkable tragedy was the result of poor decision making, mismanagement, and a general disregard for people’s lives that should never occur in this country. There were leaders denounced, promises of help,…

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  • An Update on Flint: Where are they now? | page 2

    This is page 2 of 2 Assigning responsibility: Criminal charges were filed against two Michigan Department of Environmental Quality regulators, Mike Prysby and Stephen Busch, and a former Flint water treatment plant supervisor, Mike Glasgow—the result of an investigation that began in January (3). Prysby and Busch face several charges, including: tampering and conspiracy, misconduct,…

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