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18 minutes ago
CDC and FDA reviewing data involving six reported U.S. cases of a rare type of blood clot in individuals after receiving Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine. See full statement: https://t.co/ekYT9dljtd https://t.co/a7Fiixg735
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14 hours ago
SALMONELLA OUTBREAK: 28 sick with 2 hospitalized. Check your freezer for ground turkey products dated 1/1/21 to 1/10/21. These products were sold nationwide. Throw them away or return them to store. Do not cook or eat them. Find brand names and more: https://t.co/lNJUU8HNvo. https://t.co/VfapRPOpGL
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15 hours ago
#COVID19 vaccines are safe and effective. As of April 12, almost 121 million people in the United States had received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Of those, more than 74 million are fully vaccinated. More: https://t.co/zYLe3H12re https://t.co/uWhnACr6MW
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17 hours ago
Take a virtual tour of CDC’s #ClimateAndHealth Program’s 10th anniversary display at the David J. Sencer CDC Museum. #ClimateChangesHealth #ClimateChange https://t.co/6dDYfODStR
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18 hours ago
#DYK you should wash your hands before and after handling raw meat or chicken? Handwashing after handling meat will remove harmful germs that can make you and your family sick: https://t.co/ZyumQlvIfI https://t.co/Njq5iIVhYB
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17 hours ago
Watch: CDC’s Commander Erin Sauber-Schatz discusses the importance of staying active as a way to cope during #COVID19. Take care of your body and get moving to lessen fatigue, anxiety, or sadness. Learn more about coping with stress: https://t.co/LUkDdMAI1F. https://t.co/WIINs7UbHM
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18 hours ago
Mask mandates, along with other prevention measures, can help prevent #COVID19 and could especially benefit essential workers and those working in crowded conditions. Learn more: https://t.co/WX4uZ9zEJ3. https://t.co/KBxdT7IAhw
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18 hours ago
DYK? #COVID19 vaccines are safe and effective. After you are fully vaccinated, you can start to do some things you stopped doing because of the pandemic. Learn more and get a vaccine when one is available to you. https://t.co/mUsXpasZ4S https://t.co/CQKXUgcx6l
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19 hours ago
Some racial and ethnic minority groups are at greater risk of getting sick, having more severe illness, and dying from #COVID19. CDC is leading public health efforts to ensure these groups have equitable access to the COVID-19 vaccine. Learn more: https://t.co/8HqUGpyUrP. https://t.co/VAFCVkNJga
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20 hours ago
Want to learn how you can be reimbursed at #Medicare rates for delivering #COVID19 care to the uninsured? Register for this @HRSAgov webinar happening Tuesday 4/13 at 2PM ET to learn more: https://t.co/LELNyY8abo.
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New @CDCMMWR findings show why it’s important to prioritize prevention resources, including COVID-19 vaccination, to reach disproportionately affected communities and to reduce the need for emergency care for #COVID19. https://t.co/zNerqb6Hqx https://t.co/HhRceE5BWD
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A new @CDCMMWR shows some racial/ethnic minority groups were more likely to receive emergency department care for #COVID19 than non-Hispanic White people. https://t.co/zNerqb6Hqx https://t.co/kVrCIo5Ots
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20 hours ago
Learn more about CDC’s collaborative efforts to address health disparities among populations at higher risk for COVID-19 on the Health Equity in Action page: https://t.co/Ryp7vu5lbi. https://t.co/ZzDYAevQcx
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21 hours ago
Join today’s CDC #COVID19 Partner Update Call at 3:00 pm EDT, “Contact Tracing for COVID-19: Do we still need it? (You bet we do!)” Retweet and Register: https://t.co/poULFwxCac. #ContactTracing https://t.co/JglHZV5u0r
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21 hours ago
A new @CDCMMWR shows the percentage of hospitalizations for #COVID19 was highest for Hispanic patients across each region of the US, underscoring the importance of identifying and addressing factors that contribute to COVID-19 related disparities. https://t.co/PS0ZTvmlIZ https://t.co/Rd47lMjmRZ
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a day ago
Substance use disorders can make you more likely to get severely ill from #COVID19. If you think you or someone you love might be experiencing a substance use disorder, learn about topics like access to treatment programs, harm reduction strategies & more: https://t.co/qKHW300I4F https://t.co/Ztvu1HAW6u
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a day ago
#WearAMask with multiple layers that covers your nose AND mouth and secure it under your chin. Make sure it fits snugly against the sides of your face to best protect yourself and others from #COVID19. Learn more about masks: https://t.co/iOQv5OMdKA. https://t.co/zi6jITqpu3
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a day ago
Finding cancer early improves your chances of living longer. Talk to your doctor about when and how often to be screened. Cancer doesn’t wait, and neither should you. https://t.co/gaont7kURZ
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2 days ago
#WearAMask while traveling to #SlowTheSpread of #COVID19. Masks are required on planes, buses, trains, rideshares, and other forms of public transportation, including while you are in airports and stations. More: https://t.co/bpOhIx8xbS. https://t.co/NYaHsp1NPM
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