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  • diabetes
  • Kidney damage may be due to a physical injury or a disease like diabetes, high blood pressure, or other health problems. (kidney.org)
  • Your chances of getting kidney disease are greater if you have diabetes, high blood pressure, a family history of chronic kidney disease, are obese, or 60 years or older. (kidney.org)
  • Having diabetes or being obese can lead to kidney disease and kidney failure. (kidney.org)
  • And not everyone who has diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, older age, or a family history of kidney disease will get it. (kidney.org)
  • outbreak
  • We previously described invasive Hia disease in the North American Arctic (Northern Canada and Alaska) from 2000 through 2005 ( 8 ) and reported an outbreak of 5 episodes of invasive Hia disease in 3 children during 2003 in southwestern Alaska ( 9 ). (cdc.gov)
  • In this report, we describe an outbreak of 15 cases of invasive Hia disease that occurred from December 2009 through December 2011 in neighboring areas and review the microbiology and epidemiology of Hia disease in Alaska from 1983 to 2011. (cdc.gov)
  • Statewide
  • Cases of invasive disease were identified through Alaska statewide surveillance during1983-2011. (cdc.gov)
  • serious disease
  • H. influenzae serotype a (Hia), in particular, has been reported as the cause of serious disease in young children ( 5 - 7 ). (cdc.gov)
  • sight
  • As part of the federal government's National Institutes of Health (NIH), the National Eye Institute's mission is to "conduct and support research, training, health information dissemination, and other programs with respect to blinding eye diseases, visual disorders, mechanisms of visual function, preservation of sight, and the special health problems and requirements of the blind. (nih.gov)
  • people
  • Most Yup'ik people still speak the native language and bilingual education has been in force since the 1970s. (wikipedia.org)