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By Abbey Taub on October 2nd, 2013 | Last updated: October 2, 2013 at 4:13 pm
Students at Glen Springs Elementary received FluMist vaccinations on Tuesday as part of a program in Alachua County known as Control Flu.
By Garrett Bruno on September 24th, 2013 | Last updated: September 25, 2013 at 8:34 am
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention stated this year’s flu vaccine will help protect against a second strain of influenza B.
By Missy Perez on March 19th, 2013 | Last updated: March 25, 2013 at 6:36 pm
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and local health agencies are working to make sure recipients of organs from a rabies-infected donor are rabies free.
By Steven Gallo on August 13th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:06 pm
The swine flu is on the radar of health officials with reported cases on the rise nationwide. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported 145 confirmed human cases of the virus since July of last year. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Steven Gallo [...]
By Stephanie Denardo on June 12th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:04 am
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reporting daggering statistics about teenage suicide. According to the CDC, the number of attempted suicides among teenagers had increased over a two year span from 2009 to 2011. The CDC also reports [...]
By WUFT News on April 30th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:39 pm
The nation has a new champion, right here in Alachua County. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has named University of Florida Pediatrics Professor Emeritus Parker Small the state’s first “Children’s Immunization Champion.” Small says targeting school children is [...]