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Know Your Travel Risk | CDC

Travel increases your chances of getting and spreading COVID-19. Staying home is the best way to protect yourself and others…

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Certain Medical Conditions and Risk for Severe COVID-19 Illness

Summary of Recent Changes Revisions were made on October 6, 2020 to reflect recent data supporting increased risk of severe…

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Scientific Evidence for Conditions that Increase Risk of Severe Illness | COVID-19

Strongest and Most Consistent Evidence Cancer Systematic Review [6]Cohort Study [7,8]Case Series [9] New to updated list as of July…

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New CDC Study: Influenza Vaccination Reduces Risk of Hospitalization By More Than Half Among Seniors

A new CDC study published today in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases (CID) provides more evidence on the benefits of…

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Summary of Influenza Risk Assessment Tool (IRAT) Results

The Influenza Risk Assessment Tool (IRAT) is an evaluation tool conceived by CDC and further developed with assistance from global…

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Assessing Risk Factors for Severe COVID-19 Illness

COVID-19 can affect anyone, and the disease can cause symptoms ranging from mild to very severe.  For some other illnesses…

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Summary of Influenza Risk Assessment Tool (IRAT) Results | Pandemic Influenza (Flu)

The Influenza Risk Assessment Tool (IRAT) is an evaluation tool conceived by CDC and further developed with assistance from global…

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CDC Reports This Season's Flu Vaccine Reducing Risk by Nearly Half

Based on early data, CDC reports that flu vaccines this season are reducing a vaccinated person’s risk of getting sick…

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CDC: Outbreak of North American avian influenza A(H7N9) in poultry poses low risk to people | CDC Online Newsroom

  Media Statement For Immediate Release: Wednesday, March 8, 2017Contact: Media Relations,(404) 639-3286 CDC: Outbreak of North American avian influenza…

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Study of Flu-Related Deaths in Children Shows Healthy Children at Risk

CDC study published in the journal Pediatrics shows just how vulnerable U.S. children are to the flu each year. The…