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CDC Targets 5 Parasitic Infections

Posted 8 May 2014 by Drugs.com

THURSDAY, May 8, 2014 – Five types of parasitic infections have just been labeled priorities for public health action by U.S. health officials. "Parasitic infections affect millions around the world causing seizures, blindness, infertility, heart failure, and even death," Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said in an agency news release Thursday. ...

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