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February is American Heart Month
Wednesday, Feb 14, 2018
Cardiovascular disease, including heart disease and stroke, remains the leading global cause of death with more than 17.9 million deaths each year. That number is expected to rise to more than 23.6 read more
Respiratory Illness Prevention and Control
Tuesday, Oct 03, 2017
"With the arrival of fall in Tennessee, children are back in school. With the return to school, comes the expected increase in respiratory illnesses. Although many respiratory illnesses are merely an read more
Infant Pertussis in Tennessee
Tuesday, Oct 03, 2017
In Tennessee so far this year, 24 infants under 3 months of age have been diagnosed with pertussis or whooping cough. 19 have been hospitalized. These numbers are not unprecedented, but are too high read more