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CDC sees promise, concern in Ebola fight

...continues to concern officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, with progress in one country and...particularly the capital of Guinea, CDC Director Tom Frieden said Monday...responders to the affected areas. The CDC has 170 workers in each of the affected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-12-22/cdc-sees-promise-concern-ebo
CDC: Half of flu strains don't match shot

...year's flu shot, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday. Still, getting the...complications from flu, he said.In a CDC Health Advisory issued Wednesday and...protection against drifted viruses," the CDC noted in its advisory.Doctors should...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-04/cdc-half-flu-strains-dont-ma
Flu drops in Georgia but might not last

...flu-like illness came down a little bit this week," said CDC Director Tom Frieden. "But it's too soon to say whether we've...should be considered for antiviral drugs," he said, noting that CDC sent out a health alert to practitioners Friday urging them to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-01-09/flu-drops-georgia-might-not-
Ebola crisis mismanaged

...for breaking protocols. It is clear that CDC Director Tom Frieden wasn't aware that...nurse who treated Mr. Duncan called the CDC and asked if she could take a flight with...needs a rational individual in charge of the CDC. America needs more than Obama's business...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-11-03/ebola-crisis-mismanaged
Millions of women fail to receive cancer screenings, vaccine

...monthly Vital Signs report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.Guidelines call for women to be...deputy principal director for the CDC.That lack of screening "means that...HPV was the No. 1 concern of the CDC for this year. It is sad."Doctors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-05/millions-women-fail-receive-
Flu is here but might not look like flu

...influenza-like illness."Earlier this month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention sent out an alert that the predominant strain so far...severity of this flu season. In its last weekly FluView, CDC reported that two-thirds of the influenza A strains...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-16/flu-here-might-not-look-flu
Internal investigation finds CDC scientist was mum for a month about flu virus accident in lab

...at the headquarters of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta. A lab scientist...and sent the mix to another CDC lab and to an outside lab...before it was discovered.CDC officials have called the...Schuchat, who oversees the CDC's Influenza Division...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-15/internal-investigation-finds-
Second Ebola worker should not have flown Monday, CDC

...the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.The woman, who...Fort Worth, said CDC Director Tom Frieden...extremely low," he said, CDC is asking all of them to call 1-800-CDC-INFO (1-800-232-4636...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-15/second-ebola-worker-should-n
CDC announces enhanced screening efforts to contain Ebola

...Airport.Officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported some potential progress...long fight was still ahead.CDC Director Tom Frieden said...additional assessments by CDC staff, which already operates...Center for Global Health at CDC, who just returned from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-08/cdc-announces-enhanced-scree
CDC monitors Dallas man's caregivers for Ebola, creates response team

...treating the current patient in isolation, CDC Director Tom Frieden said.By limiting...help will be swiftly on the way from a new CDC Ebola response team, he said."For any...infection," Frieden said. "We have at CDC some of the absolute best experts in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-14/cdc-monitors-dallas-mans-car