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CDC: One in four U.S. homes ditch landlines

The Centers for Disease Control, in researching the state of health in America, sees a steadily rising number of households that use only mobile phones.

By May. 13, 2010

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Aiwa CDC-MP32 Car Receiver

A few minor issues aside, this player performs very well.

By Jun. 6, 2005

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jun. 6, 2005

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Fake CDC vaccine e-mail leads to malware

AppRiver warns of scammers preying on public interest in the H1N1 vaccine through an e-mail purporting to come from Centers for Disease Control.

By Dec. 1, 2009

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CDC using Twitter for swine flu information

The Centers for Disease Control is using Twitter to send out updates about swine flu including news reports and links to consumer resources.

By Apr. 27, 2009

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Work stress? You're not alone, CDC says

Our society is obsessed with quick fixes. Well, if there were any, our weight, happiness, and stress levels would be getting better instead of worse.

By Jul. 25, 2008

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Do video games cause violence? Feds want more research

The Centers for Disease Control is stepping up its efforts to research a possible link between fantasy video game violence and real-world violence.

By Jun. 5, 2013

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Text messages boost flu vaccine rates in pregnant women

Researchers find that those who received five text messages every week about the importance of flu shots were 30 percent more likely to get one than those who only received phone calls.

By Jan. 10, 2014

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Flu predictions get more accurate

Google's annual Flu Trends metric was wildly off last year. But scientists were able to leverage the company's data to design a far more successful system.

By Dec. 3, 2013

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Safe House: Zombie-proof and stylish to boot

In safe mode, this "concrete monolith" has you completely protected from hordes of brain-munching undead.

By Jun. 8, 2012

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App lets you show a doctor your, um, rash down there

An app called STD Triage allows you to photograph your fears and have them checked by a dermatologist within 24 hours.

By Jun. 19, 2013