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World Tuberculosis Day: Disease Still Very Active in Mississippi

Tuesday is World Tuberculosis Day, and data recently released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (C.D.C.) shows that the number of new tuberculosis (TB) cases in Mississippi increased 13% from 2013, which should remind Mississippians this disease is still a very present threat in the state.

MS Recognized for Highest Kindergarten Vaccination Rates Nationwide

Mississippi has the highest rate of vaccination coverage for kindergarten students nationwide, according to a recent Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (C.D.C.)

A.M.R. Offers Advice to Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Carbon monoxide is an odorless, tasteless, and colorless gas known as the "silent killer."

New Ebola Precautions May be Taken at Airports

The U.S. is deploying 3,600 troops to build hospitals and train health workers in Liberia and President Obama is now considering additional precautions at airports, the main entryway for Ebola into the U.S.

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