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  • CDC's
  • This is CDC's first summary collectively examining data trends for all nationally notifiable diseases caused by the bite of an infected mosquito, tick, or flea. (cdc.gov)
  • The data show that we're seeing a steady increase and spread of tickborne diseases, and an accelerating trend of mosquito-borne diseases introduced from other parts of the world," said Lyle Petersen, M.D., M.P.H., director of the Division of Vector-Borne Diseases in the CDC's National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases. (cdc.gov)
  • The CDC's stated mission is to protect health and promote "quality of life through the prevention and control of disease, injury, and disability. (sourcewatch.org)
  • Successful in addressing a wide array of health emergencies--including polio, measles, influenza, Legionnaires' disease, toxic shock syndrome, and the Ebola virus--one of the CDC's crowning achievements was its role in the global eradication of smallpox. (goodreads.com)
  • The Administration's request for CDC's infectious disease program includes an increase of $15 million for new and reemerging infectious diseases and $10 million for its' role in foodborne disease prevention as outlined in the Presidential Food Safety Initiative. (asm.org)
  • Almost 85% of CDC's domestic funding is provided directly to state and local entities to detect and control disease, prevent the leading causes of death, and prepare for health threats. (federallabs.org)
  • Building on its 20-year history of providing HIV prevention-related capacity building, APIAHF's Capacity For Health Project will focus on supporting community-based organizations (CBOs) and health departments to best align their HIV prevention efforts with federal policies and priorities, including the White House Office of National AIDS Policy's National HIV/AIDS Strategy and CDC's Community High Impact HIV Prevention approach. (apiahf.org)
  • notifiable diseases
  • CDC scientists analyzed data reported to the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System for 16 notifiable vector-borne diseases from 2004 through 2016 to identify trends. (cdc.gov)
  • Finally, new germs spread by mosquito and tick bites have been discovered and the list of nationally notifiable diseases has grown. (cdc.gov)
  • Case-specific (person-level) data and aggregate summary data (information about a group of cases) are transmitted to CDC/EPO via the National Electronic Telecommunications System for Surveillance (NETSS) to the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System (NNDSS). (hhs.gov)
  • infectious disease
  • The ASM recognizes the difficult budget constraints the Committee on Appropriations faces in determining the fiscal priorities for the nation, and would like to thank you for your past support for the CDC, especially for infectious disease funding. (asm.org)
  • However, these are only estimates due to the lack of information and data on the actual national, state and local surveillance capabilities, the total infectious disease burden, and the economic and social costs of infectious diseases to the nation. (asm.org)
  • Chronic
  • CDC works 24/7(https://www.cdc.gov/24-7/index.html) to protect America from health, safety and security threats, both foreign and in the U.S. Whether diseases start at home or abroad, are chronic or acute, curable or preventable, human error or deliberate attack, CDC fights disease and supports communities and citizens to do the same. (federallabs.org)
  • tick
  • Widespread and difficult to control, diseases from mosquito, tick, and flea bites are major causes of sickness and death worldwide. (cdc.gov)
  • The increase in diseases caused by the bite of an infected mosquito, tick, or flea in the U.S. is likely due to many factors. (cdc.gov)
  • Humans, because of their recent accessability due to parts of rural America becoming suburban, have become the "new" hosts for many tick borne diseases. (asm.org)
  • incidence
  • This latter application has added significance for surveillance, counseling, partner notification and other related prevention concerns, including the estimation of HIV incidence in cross-sectional populations. (federallabs.org)
  • Ebola
  • Facebook is stepping up its efforts to fight Ebola by adding a button designed to make it easier for its users to donate to charities battling the disease. (phys.org)
  • recommends
  • The CDC has been recognized for its efforts to combat the continuing threats of new and reemerging infectious diseases, and the ASM recommends that Congress continue its support and adopt the Administration's request for new and reemerging infectious diseases. (asm.org)
  • effectively
  • APIAHF will provide technical assistance, training and other support to also assist CBOs and health departments to effectively implement newly developed approaches in HIV prevention. (apiahf.org)
  • surveillance
  • The Haemophilus Influenzae System at NIP compiles information on all U.S. Haemophilus influenzae invasive disease cases reported to CDC via NETSS since 1991 (managed by EPO and NIP), or via active surveillance in several locales since 1989 (managed by NCIP). (hhs.gov)
  • protect
  • Adjuvants help the body to produce an immune response strong enough to protect the person from the disease he or she is being vaccinated against. (cdc.gov)
  • public
  • and for the public and private sector to develop new diagnostic and vector control tools. (cdc.gov)
  • death
  • Infectious diseases remain the world's leading cause of death, accounting for over half of the 50 million deaths annually. (asm.org)
  • In the United States, the death rate from infectious diseases rose 58 percent between 1980 and 1992, claiming approximately 166,000 lives annually. (asm.org)