February 2010


 

Twenty percent of young people aged 12-19 years in the United States have at least one abnormal lipid level, according to a study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  Abnormal lipid levels are major risk factors for heart disease, the leading cause of death among adults in the United States.

A report published by the Centre for Disease Control (CDC) a government organization in the US

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State and local health departments, in collaboration with CDC, continue to investigate a mumps outbreak that began in New York in June 2009