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Legionnaires: A Disease Caused By Contaminated Water Droplets Found In Hampton

Along with the 12 incidents of Legionnaires' disease at Hampton Beach, including at least one which resulted in death, August saw two confirmed cases of this bacterial pneumonia in Nashua. Lisa Morris, Director of the Division of Public Health Services said in a press release, "Even though the information is preliminary, we want to allow the public to make informed decisions about visiting the area and their activities in the area".

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West Nile Virus cases reported in Middle Georgia, according to health district

The State of IL is reporting its first death this season due to an infection of West Nile virus. When you are outdoors, use insect repellant containing an EPA-registered active ingredient. Michael Hokanson, with the North Central Health District, confirms there have been under 5 cases reported in the district. A Pearl River County resident's infection was confirmed in July.

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CDC sees sharp increase in 3 STDs reported in 2017

It's an alarming national trend that's been rising over the past five years. PREVENTION TREATMENT . This trio of STDs can lead to infertility, stillbirths, ectopic pregnancies, and a host of other conditions if left untreated. The National Coalition of STD Directors is asking the government to authorize emergency access to public health funding so they can combat the crisis.

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John McCain's Casket Arrives at Arizona Capitol

She paused briefly, stooping down to rest her cheek on the coffin, then patted it gently. "That's not likely. Republicans have not lost very often in Arizona", he tells OneNewsNow. John McCain at the Arizona Capitol on August 29, 2018 . Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) was asking to be the first Republican co-sponsor of Schumer's proposed resolution.

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Bernie-Backed Progressive vs. Trump Loyalist Congressman in Florida

Florida's governor's race will largely be a referendum on President Donald Trump as his hand-picked Republican nominee faces off against his political opposite, a young, black mayor who stunned a crowded Democratic field by reaching out to the far left of the party in a campaign that relied on true believers rather than big money and television ads.

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HRC Celebrates Pro-Equality Champion Kyrsten Sinema's Primary Win

Sinema's victory, while widely anticipated, has become a pivotal one for the LGBT community and for Democrats. And to win the majority, Democrats must win two seats and retain all their existing seats. With 10 percent of precincts reporting, Marquez Peterson led a four-candidate field with 33 percent of the vote, but the AP has not yet called the race.