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Calm is urged on flu strain

...strain, created from the Asian flu virus, which killed 70,000 in 1957-58, is not even infectious anymore, said Julie Gerberding, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Even if it is, there is little chance of it getting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/14/met_450254.shtml
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Health officials fight flu vaccine price gouging

...sometimes being offered for 10 times its original value. "Shame on the people who are price-gouging," said Dr. Julie Gerberding, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "There's no room for this kind of behavior in an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/16/liv_431425.shtml
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Local clinics still have vaccine stock

...Control and Prevention said. The United States has never used more than 80 million doses before. CDC Director Dr. Julie Gerberding said an unusually virulent and early outbreak of flu this year appears to have pushed more people to get the shot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/06/met_388872.shtml
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Goverment to parents: Stop asking for antibiotics!

...Sneeze. No antibiotics please." "Doctors, like everybody else, like to please their patients," said Dr. Julie Gerberding, head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "If a patient comes in with strong expectations, it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/18/liv_388668.shtml
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Odd strain adds danger to flu season

...meaning it is slightly different than the kind predicted that was included in the flu shot, said CDC Director Julie Gerberding. About 84 percent of cases so far have been classified as the H3N2 Fujian strain, which is similar enough to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/18/met_392893.shtml
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CDC claims case linking vaccines, autism singular

...federal government "made absolutely no statement indicating that vaccines are a cause of autism," said CDC Director Julie Gerberding. "That is a complete mischaracterization of the findings of the case and a complete mischaracterization of any...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/07/met_190090.shtml
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Area may get more flu shots

...priority group for the remaining shots. "We are working hard to make sure that every dose counts," CDC Director Julie Gerberding said. More than 3 million doses will be used to complete state contracts, but they will not be used to fill smaller...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/10/met_433984.shtml
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Study: Obesity, inactivity nearly as deadly as tobacco

...percent, says a report from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "This is tragic," said Dr. Julie Gerberding, CDC's director and an author of the study. "Our worst fears were confirmed." "It's going to overtake tobacco...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/10/liv_408262.shtml
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Mystery illness appears to be caused by common cold virus

...represents a fourth type. "There's very strong evidence to support coronavirus" as the cause, said CDC director Dr. Julie Gerberding. "If (coronavirus) is not the entire cause of SARS, it at least contributes to it." But she cautioned that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/26/tec_474428.shtml
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CDC appoints new Environmental Health director

...Environmental Health. Falk's appointment came after former director Richard Jackson was named to CDC director Julie Gerberding's Executive Leadership Team as a senior advisor. Falk, who has served as assistant administrator of the Agency...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/26/met_386188.shtml
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