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Lead

Lead poisoning is an environmental public health problem. Lead based paint was banned in 1978 and lead-based gasoline was phased out in 1986. Today, the most common source of lead poisoning is dust and paint chips created by deteriorating lead paint…

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Eastern Equine…

Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) is caused by infection with eastern equine encephalitis virus (EEEV). The natural reservoir for EEEV is tree-perching birds found in forested wetlands. The virus is spread between these birds and other small…

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What to Expect from…

On January 15, the United States was averaging 805,869 COVID19 cases per day, 154,452 average hospitalizations per day, and 1,984 COVID19 related deaths per day. The actual case count is much higher because at least 75% of SARS-CoV-2 infections go…