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If you don't know where your onions came from, throw them away to prevent salmonella, CDC says

A salmonella outbreak that has sickened more than 600 people in 37 states has been linked to various types of imported onions, federal health officials said Wednesday.
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CDC advisory panel to review FDA's decision on Moderna, J&J booster shots: Live COVID-19 updates

A federal committee is expected to vote Thursday on whether to allow booster shots for the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccines. More updates.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Bannon contempt vote, CDC panel's shot decision, Biden town hall: 5 things to know Thursday

The House will vote on holding Steve Bannon in contempt, a CDC panel will review the FDA's vaccine decision and more news to start your Thursday.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Salmonella outbreak likely caused by contaminated onions sickens Minnesotans

CDC advises people to throw out fresh whole red, white and yellow onions imported from Chihuahua, Mexico.
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Salmonella outbreak linked to onions: Throw away onions if you don't know where they're from, CDC says

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has linked fresh whole onions to a growing and mysterious salmonella outbreak with cases in 37 states.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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FDA backs Moderna and J&J boosters as it OKs mixing Covid vaccines

CDC will consult panel this week before finalizing recommendations for who should get boosters and whenUS regulators on Wednesday signed off on extending Covid-19 boosters to Americans who got the Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccine and said anyone eligible for an extra dose can get a brand different from the one they received initially.The Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) decisions mark a big step toward expanding the US booster campaign, which began with extra doses of the Pfizer vaccine ...
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FDA OKs mixing COVID vaccine boosters, backs Moderna, J&J boosters

The CDC still needs to sign off before booster shots of the Moderna and Johnson and Johnson vaccines become available.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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The amount of coastal water that can harbor harmful Vibrio bacteria has spiked 56%. One species is flesh-eating.

Dead menhaden fish float in the Navesink River in New Jersey on April 2, 2021. The state's Department of Environmental Protection said a species of Vibrio bacteria is likely responsible. Wayne Parry/AP Rising sea temperatures are leading the habitat for Vibrio bacteria - which lives in warm, brackish water - to expand. The portion of coastlines in which Vibrio bacteria can thrive has risen 56% since the 1980s. It's one of many ways climate change is worsening human health. The amo...
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FDA Approves Mixing COVID Vaccines; Backs Moderna, J&J Boosters

The CDC will consult an expert panel later this week before finalizing official recommendations on vaccine boosters.
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Pfizer's vaccine cuts the risk of COVID-19 hospitalization in teens by 93% in a CDC analysis

A boy receives the first dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine in Tegucigalpa, on September 25, 2021, during a vaccination programme for teens aged 12 to 15 ORLANDO SIERRA / AFP) (Photo by ORLANDO SIERRA/AFP/Getty Images Pfizer's vaccine strongly protects teens against severe COVID-19 after two doses, CDC data suggests. 97% of US teens hospitalized with COVID-19 were unvaccinated in the cases the CDC studied. Vaccines were "imperative" to reduce severe COVID-19 among young peopl...
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Coronavirus Update 10-20-2021: How to spot a fake vaccine card

The NHL has for violating the League's Covid-19 protocol. His offense: supplying a fake vaccination card. Fake vaccine cards are out in the world, easy to find, and easy to use. Their use is also a federal crime punishable by up to 5 years in prison and grounds for termination of employment. Yet, as workplace vaccine mandates become more prevalent (and soon federally mandated), more anti-vax and vaccine-hesitant employees will take the risk instead of losing their jobs.Do you know how to spot...
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The CDC says it's identified a new Delta-related coronavirus variant in the US, and officials are monitoring it closely

Courtesy of Helix A new coronavirus variant, called AY.4.2, is being closely monitored by scientists around the world. AY.4.2 is a descendant of the Delta variant. It has been found "on occasion" in the US, the CDC said. It's not clear yet whether AY.4.2 is actually more transmissible than Delta, or if it has just had some good luck in the UK. A new coronavirus descendant related to Delta, called AY.4.2, is being closely monitored by scientists in the US, UK, and Israel.AY.4.2 is st...
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An anti-vax doctor who's one of the biggest spreaders of COVID-19 disinformation says he doesn't lose sleep if his remarks cause death

A healthcare worker holds a syringe of COVID-19 vaccine. Ben Hasty/MediaNews Group/Reading Eagle via Getty Images The Center for Countering Digital Hate has named Dr. Rashid Buttar as one of its "Disinformation Dozen." According to CCD, the group of 12 anti-vaxxers is responsible for almost two-thirds of COVID-19 disinformation. Buttar, a licensed physician, told CNN: "If I'm wrong so be it," when asked if his claims could cause death. A physician spreading conspiracies theories and...
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Pfizer vaccine 93% effective at keeping adolescents 12-18 out of the hospital, CDC says; DHS Secretary Mayorkas infected: COVID-19 updates

The Pfizer vaccine was highly effective on teens even in the throes of the summer spike in COVID cases from the delta variant. Latest updates.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Procter & Gamble said it's seen a spike in sales of over-the-counter medicine as cold and flu season makes a comeback

Jeffrey Greenberg/Universal Images Group via Getty Images Procter & Gamble is seeing a spike in demand for products like cold medicine compared to last year. Last year's cold and flu season was uncharacteristically mild, with only 748 reported flu deaths. But experts warn that the flu could rebound this year, resulting in a surge in hospitalizations. Sales of healthcare products are soaring at Procter & Gamble as cold and flu season ramps up nationwide. P&G released financial results...
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Pfizer vaccine 93% effective at keeping adolescents 12-18 out of the hospital, CDC says: COVID-19 updates

The Pfizer vaccine was highly effective on teens even in the throes of the summer spike in COVID cases from the delta variant. Latest updates.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Pfizer vaccine is 93% effective in preventing Covid hospitalization among adolescents, CDC study finds

The Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine is 93% effective in preventing hospitalization due to Covid-19 among children ages 12 to 18, according to a study by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Vaccine effectiveness differed only slightly within that age group, with 91% effectiveness for children age 12 to 15 and 94% effectiveness for those age 16 to 18.
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Pfizer vaccine is 93% effective in preventing Covid-19 hospitalization among adolescents, CDC study finds

The Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine is 93% effective in preventing hospitalization due to Covid-19 among children ages 12 to 18, according to a study by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Vaccine effectiveness differed only slightly within that age group, with 91% effectiveness for children age 12 to 15 and 94% effectiveness for those age 16 to 18.
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U.S. CDC Considers 'Test-To-Stay' Program in Schools Instead of Quarantine - CNN

(Reuters) - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is considering a "test-to-stay" program in schools instead of quarantine, CNN...
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WSU head coach and four assistant coaches ousted after refusing Covid vaccine

• NHL player suspended over vaccine card • CDC places ultramodern city-state at highest travel risk for Covid-19
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Colin Powell, who died on Monday from COVID-19, had a blood-cell cancer that likely weakened his immune system

Former Secretary of State Colin Powell. Paul Morigi/Getty Images for Capital Concerts Colin Powell, former US secretary of state, died on Monday from COVID-19 complications. Powell was vaccinated but was being treated for cancer, so he was likely immunocompromised. Immunocompromised people should take precautions recommended for unvaccinated people, the CDC says. Colin Powell, former US secretary of state, died on Monday from COVID-19 complications, according to a statement from the Powe...
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Conservative radio host Dennis Prager announces he tested positive for COVID-19, which he said he was intentionally trying to contract 'the entire time'

Charlie Kirk and Dennis Prager. Turning Point USA Conservative radio host Dennis Prager has tested positive for COVID-19. He claimed to be unvaccinated and on a mix of drugs including Ivermectin. He also claimed he wanted to contract COVID-19 to achieve "natural immunity." Conservative radio host Dennis Prager announced on Monday he tested positive for COVID-19, which he said he was intentionally trying to contract "the entire time."Broadcasting "The Dennis Prager Show," from his home, he ...
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CDC places ultramodern city-state at highest travel risk for Covid-19

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention added Singapore to its list of "very high" risk travel destinations. It's the only new Level 4 entry for the week of October 18.
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A Florida school says vaccinated students must stay home for 30 days after each shot, citing a false claim that they'll infect others

Junior Molly Day got her first Pfizer-BioNTech COVID vaccine at Ridley High School in Pennsylvania on May 3. Pete Bannan/MediaNews Group/Daily Times via Getty Images Centner Academy in Miami, Florida said any student who gets vaccinated must quarantine for 30 days. The school is promoting a dangerous, debunked rumor that vaccinated students can infect others. An infectious-disease expert who spoke with WSVN characterized the false claim as "science fiction." A private school in Miami is re...
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Below The Radar – Gun Safety Board and Research Act of 2021

Below the Radar: Making America Safe and Secure Act of 2019 United States – -(AmmoLand.com)- In a day and age when Silicon Valley is using “harmful misinformation” as an excuse to engage in censorship of pro-Second Amendment supporters, some legislation will become much more dangerous, even with the likelihood that the Supreme Court will issue some favorable Second Amendment rulings in the future. One of these bills is something discussed before in the pages of Ammoland. HR 5273, the Gun Safe...
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CDC Makes It Easier For Fully Vaccinated Travelers To Come To U.S.

The agency said those fully inoculated with mixed doses of COVID-19 vaccines are able to enter from Nov. 8.
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A Florida school says students who get vaxxed must stay home for 30 days due to unfounded claim that they'll infect others

Junior Molly Day gets her first Pfizer Biontech COVID vaccine at Ridley High School in Ridley, Pennsylvania on May, 3, 2021. Pete Bannan/MediaNews Group/Daily Times via Getty Images Centner Academy in Florida told parents any student who gets vaccinated must quarantine for 30 days. That's because of a belief that vaccinated students can infect unvaccinated students, WSVN reported. An infectious disease expert who spoke with WSVN characterized that belief as "science fiction." A private...
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Fauci: Americans who are fully vaccinated can enjoy the holiday season with their family

Pool / Pool/ Getty Images Dr. Anthony Fauci said fully vaccinated Americans can "enjoy" the upcoming holiday season. "If you're vaccinated and your family members are vaccinated...you can enjoy the holidays," he said on ABC's "This Week." His comments come after he said "it's too soon to tell" if holiday gatherings were safe earlier this month. Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, says that fully vaccinated individuals can enjoy the upcoming holi...
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The pandemic laid bare the deep problems in America - from healthcare to housing. Now the question is: will we do anything about it?

Sophia Garcia, center, with Legacy LA in Boyle Heights joins housing advocates and tenants gathered against eviction of tenants from the 50 unit Tokio Hotel apartments n downtown Los Angeles. Al Seib / Los Angeles Times/Getty Images As COVID's Delta wave begins to subside, we can see glaring holes in our nation's resilience. Whether the pandemic leads us back to the status quo or triggers reform depends on the story the nation tells itself about what happened. The pandemic was a c...
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