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Pet Safety In Emergencies | Healthy Pets, Healthy People | CDC

Keep your pet up to date on all vaccinations and heartworm, flea, and tick preventives. Practice safe handling of your pet because your pet may behave differently during a stressful situation. Keep your pet in a carrier or on a leash. Do not allow your pet to interact with other animals, especially wildlife and stray animals.

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Animals and Rabies | Rabies | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) There are several things you can do to protect your pet from rabies. These include making sure your pets get regular rabies vaccines, keeping pets away from wild animals, spaying or neutering pets, and calling animal control to remove stray animals from your neighborhood. Many states also are vaccinating wild animals (mainly raccoons) to ...

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Tick Removal | Ticks | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) May 13, 2022  · Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website.. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website.

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Illness and Symptoms: Cyanobacteria in Fresh Water

Posted: (53 years ago) Mammals (including pets, livestock, and wildlife) can be poisoned by swimming in or drinking water containing cyanotoxins or eating cyanobacteria, fish, or other animals containing cyanotoxins.

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Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS)

Posted: (53 years ago) Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website.. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website.

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Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Feb 02, 2021  · Hand, foot, and mouth disease is common in children under 5 years old, but anyone can get it. The illness is usually not serious, but it is very contagious.It spreads quickly at schools and day care centers.

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PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome) and Diabetes | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Mar 24, 2020  · Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website.. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website.

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Public Health Media Library

Posted: (53 years ago) For-non technical or general public health questions, contact CDC-INFO by phone 800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) or email.

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Outbreaks Involving Salmonella | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) When two or more people get the same illness from the same contaminated food or drink, the event is called a foodborne disease outbreak. Similarly, when two or more people get the same illness from contact with the same animal or animal environment, the …

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How can you prevent rabies in animals? | Prevention | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Jun 11, 2019  · The importance of vaccinating your pet. While wildlife are much more likely to be rabid than are domestic animals in the United States, people have much more contact with domestic animals than with wildlife. Your pets and other domestic animals can be infected when they are bitten by rabid wild animals, and this type of “spillover ...

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CDC: 1 in 4 US adults live with a disability

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 16, 2018  · Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website.. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website.

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CDC - Rabies in the U.S. - Rabies

Posted: (53 years ago) Apr 06, 2020  · This decline can be attributed to successful pet vaccination and animal control programs, public health surveillance and testing, and availability of post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) for rabies. In the United States today, human fatalities are rare but typically occur in people who do not seek prompt medical care. While the exact reason for not ...

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Dogs | Healthy Pets, Healthy People | CDC - Centers for Disease Control ...

Posted: (53 years ago) Mar 08, 2022  · Capnocytophaga is a common type of bacteria that normally lives in the mouths of dogs and cats. These bacteria do not make dogs or cats sick, but very rarely, they can spread to people. How it spreads: Rarely, Capnocytophaga can spread to people through bites, scratches, or close contact with a dog or cat that is infected. Most people who have contact with dogs and …

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Birds Kept as Pets | Healthy Pets, Healthy People | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Before buying or adopting a pet bird, make sure a bird is the right type of pet for your family. Know that many pet birds have a very long life span. Some parrots can live for 20 years or longer. Birds require special care and can sometimes carry germs that can make people sick. Because of this, certain types of birds might not be suitable for ...

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Print Resources | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Given new evidence on the B.1.617.2 (Delta) variant, CDC has updated the guidance for fully vaccinated people.CDC recommends universal indoor masking for all teachers, staff, students, and visitors to K-12 schools, regardless of vaccination status.

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Travelers' Health | CDC

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Search for Yellow Fever Vaccination Clinics | Travelers' Health | CDC

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Questions and Answers | Listeria | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Oct 25, 2022  · Listeriosis can cause a variety of symptoms, depending on the person and the part of the body affected. Listeria can cause fever and diarrhea similar to other foodborne germs, but this type of Listeria infection is rarely diagnosed. Symptoms in people with invasive listeriosis, meaning the bacteria has spread beyond the gut, depend on whether the person is pregnant.

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About Chickenpox | CDC

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Breast Cancer in Young Women | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Dec 14, 2020  · Most breast cancers are found in women who are 50 years old or older, but breast cancer also affects younger women. While breast cancer diagnosis and treatment are difficult for women of any age, young survivors may find it overwhelming.

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Stay Up to Date with COVID-19 Vaccines Including Boosters

Posted: (53 years ago) Nov 01, 2022  · Updated Boosters Are Recommended for Some People. CDC recommends that people ages 5 years and older receive one updated (bivalent) booster if it has been at least 2 months since their last COVID-19 vaccine dose, whether that was:. Their final primary series dose, or; An original (monovalent) booster; People who have gotten more than one original …

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Diphtheria-Tetanus-Pertussis Vaccine Information Statement | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 06, 2021  · DTaP vaccine can prevent diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis.. Diphtheria and pertussis spread from person to person. Tetanus enters the body through cuts or wounds. DIPHTHERIA (D) can lead to difficulty breathing, heart failure, paralysis, or death. TETANUS (T) causes painful stiffening of the muscles. Tetanus can lead to serious health problems, …

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Healthy Pets, Healthy People | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Video: ASL Pet Owner Safety Notice: Small Turtles and Salmonella Outbreaks - Monday, November 21, 2022; November Video: ASL Pet Owner Safety Notice: Backyard Poultry - Monday, November 21, 2022; October Cleaning and Disinfecting Pet Supplies - …

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Creating and Storing an Emergency Water Supply

Posted: (53 years ago) Jan 26, 2021  · Unopened commercially bottled water is the safest and most reliable source of water in an emergency. If you do not have bottled water, you can make your water safe to drink by following the instructions listed on our Making Water Safe in an Emergency page and using clean containers to collect and store your water.

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CDC - Parasites - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Posted: (53 years ago) A parasite is an organism that lives on or in a host and gets its food from or at the expense of its host. Parasites can cause disease in humans. Some parasitic diseases are easily treated and some are not. The burden of these diseases often rests on communities in the tropics and subtropics, but parasitic infections also affect people in developed countries.

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CDC - Domestic Animals - Rabies

Posted: (53 years ago) Exotic Pet Species; Bats; Other wild animals; Wildlife reservoirs for rabies; What type of exposure occurred? Is the animal available for testing? Prevention plus icon. Prevention in pets; Preventing exposure in people; Postexposure prophylaxis plus icon. Human rabies immune globulin; Rabies vaccine; Programs for uninsured and underinsured ...

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Emergency Preparedness and Response | CDC

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Symptoms of COVID-19 | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Oct 26, 2022  · Given new evidence on the B.1.617.2 (Delta) variant, CDC has updated the guidance for fully vaccinated people.CDC recommends universal indoor masking for all teachers, staff, students, and visitors to K-12 schools, regardless of vaccination status.

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Atrial Fibrillation | cdc.gov - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Posted: (53 years ago) Oct 14, 2022  · References. Miyasaka Y, Barnes ME, Gersh BJ, et al. Secular trends in incidence of atrial fibrillation in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1980 to 2000, and implications on the projections for future prevalence. Circulation. 2006;114:199–225. Colilla S, Crow A, Petkun W, Singer DE, Simon T, Liu X. Estimates of current and future incidence and prevalence of atrial …

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Diseases That Can Spread Between Animals and People

Posted: (53 years ago) Pet Owners; Handling Wildlife; Keeping Pets and People Healthy plus icon. How to Stay Healthy Around Pets; Pet Food Safety plus icon. Pet Food Safety Spanish; Cleaning and Disinfecting Pet Supplies; Pet Safety During Travel; Pet Safety in Emergencies plus icon. Pets in Evacuation Centers; Pet Safety in Emergencies Spanish; Pet Disaster ...

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CDC - Veterinarians: Rabies Vaccination - Rabies

Posted: (53 years ago) An animal can be considered immunized within 28 days after initial vaccination, when a peak rabies virus antibody titer is reached. An animal is considered currently vaccinated and immunized if the initial vaccination was administered at least 28 days previously or booster vaccinations have been administered in accordance with recommendations.

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Common Asthma Triggers | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 21, 2020  · Furry pets can trigger an asthma attack if you are allergic to them. If you think a furry pet may be causing attacks, you may want to find the pet another home. If you can’t or don’t want to find a new home for the pet, decrease your exposure by: Keeping pets out of bedrooms, Washing furry pets, Using an air cleaner with HEPA filter, and

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Monkeypox | Poxvirus | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Sep 07, 2022  · Monkeypox is a viral disease that can be spread between people or between people and certain animals.

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Infections and Sickle Cell Disease | CDC

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Prevention | General Information | Salmonella | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Pets and other healthy animals, including those at petting zoos, farms, fairs, and even schools and daycares, can carry Salmonella and other germs that make people sick. The following tips will help you stay safe when it comes to our feathery, furry, and scaly friends. Wash your hands thoroughly with running water and soap after touching pets and other animals, or their food, …

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Severe Outcomes Among Patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019 …

Posted: (53 years ago) Mar 26, 2020  · Globally, approximately 170,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by the 2019 novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) have been reported, including an estimated 7,000 deaths in approximately 150 countries (1).On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization declared the COVID-19 outbreak a pandemic (2).Data from China have …

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Prevent and Manage High Blood Pressure | cdc.gov

Posted: (53 years ago) Sep 30, 2020  · Whatever your age, you can take steps each day to keep your blood pressure in a healthy range. You can help prevent high blood pressure—also called hypertension—by making healthy choices and managing other health conditions you may have.

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Reptiles and Amphibians | Healthy Pets, Healthy People | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Before buying or adopting a pet reptile or amphibian, make sure it is the right type of pet for your family. Know that some reptiles can live for a very long time. Reptiles and amphibians require special care and are more likely than other pets to carry germs that make people sick, like Salmonella , even when they appear clean and healthy.

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Prevention | Plague | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Nov 27, 2018  · Remove brush, rock piles, junk, cluttered firewood, and possible rodent food supplies, such as pet and wild animal food. Make your home and outbuildings rodent-proof. Wear gloves if you are handling or skinning potentially infected animals to prevent contact between your skin and the plague bacteria. Contact your local health department if you ...

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COVID-19 Testing: What You Need to Know | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Sep 28, 2022  · Types of Tests. Viral tests look for a current infection with SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, by testing specimens from your nose or mouth. There are two main types of viral tests: nucleic acid amplification tests (NAATs) and antigen tests. In certain circumstances, one test type may be recommended over the other.

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What Are the Symptoms of Gynecologic Cancers? | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) It is important to pay attention to your body and know what is normal for you, so you can recognize the warning signs or symptoms of gynecologic cancer (cervical, ovarian, uterine, vaginal, and vulvar cancers).If you have vaginal bleeding that is …

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For Veterinarians | Bartonella | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Jan 23, 2020  · Domestic pets are susceptible to infection with various species of Bartonella and can play a role in human infection.Bartonella henselae bacteremia has been documented in 30-40% of domestic and adopted shelter cats. Kittens showing evidence of infection were more likely to have a high bacterial load compared to young adult cats.

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Heavy Menstrual Bleeding | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 17, 2022  · Menorrhagia is menstrual bleeding that lasts more than 7 days. It can also be bleeding that is very heavy. How do you know if you have heavy bleeding? If you need to change your tampon or pad after less than 2 hours or you pass clots the size of a quarter or larger, that is heavy bleeding.

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Rabies Postexposure Prophylaxis (PEP) | Medical Care | Rabies

Posted: (53 years ago) Postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) consists of a dose of human rabies immune globulin (HRIG) and rabies vaccine given on the day of the rabies exposure, and then a dose of vaccine given again on days 3, 7, and 14. For people who have never been vaccinated against rabies previously, postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) should always include administration of both …

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