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2nd American aid worker with Ebola arrives in Atlanta

ATLANTA - An American aid worker infected with Ebola arrived Tuesday in Atlanta, joining a second patient being given an experimental treatment.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-05/2nd-american-aid-worker-ebola-arriv
Water may be vehicle for South Carolina hospital infection

...infection may have contributed to the deaths of three patients, The Greenville News reported. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say the bacteria are found normally in soil and dust. Dr. Joe Perz says it's also found in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-14/water-may-have-spread-sc-hos
California bill requiring gloves in restaurant kitchens, bars is repealed

...but do not ban bare-hand contact outright. Ten nessee is implementing its ban next year.The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that workers touching food provided the most common transmission pathway for food-originated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-06-29/california-bill-requiring-gloves-re
US doctor with Ebola in Atlanta for treatment

...treats a critically ill missionary doctor and a charity worker who were infected in Liberia.The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has received "nasty e-mails" and at least 100 calls from people saying "How dare you bring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-02/us-doctor-ebola-atlanta-treat
Ga. low in breastfeeding, report says

ATLANTA -- Georgia still lags behind the national averages on infant breastfeeding rates.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-05/ga-low-breastfeeding-report-
Georgia salmonella trial shows how US food safety relies on honor system

...year in the United States, with about 23,000 hospitalizations and 450 deaths, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.The CDC says it has tracked salmonella outbreaks since 1962. It even has an interactive map...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-09/georgia-salmonella-trial-show
Drugstores, retailers dive deeper into vaccines

...vaccine," said Dr. Carolyn Bridges, the associate director for adult immunizations for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "That was, I would say, kind of the turning point."The number of flu vaccines distributed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-21/drugstores-retailers-dive-
California chefs, bartenders fight new law, common in most states, that bans bare-hand contact

...particles ? the most common cause of foodborne illness ? to infect diners, the FDA says.The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that workers touching food provided the most common transmission path for food-originated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-24/california-chefs-bartender
Ga. panel backs autism coverage requirement

...000 per patient.Georgia is one of 16 states that does not mandate coverage for autism. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says autism affects one in 88 children. The disorder is characterized by difficulties with social...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-21/ga-panel-backs-autism-co
Business news

...2 million people in the U.S. and contribute to 23,000 deaths each year, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.In other newsBANK OF AMERICA will spend $9.33 billion to resolve a dispute over mortgage securities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-26/business-news