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Pistachios Recalled Over Multistate Salmonella Outbreak

(ABC News) — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is advising people not to eat recalled pistachios produced by Wonderful Pistachios as they have been linked to a multistate salmonella outbreak, a statement says. There have been 11 cases across nine states, including two people hospitalized, according to the CDC. There have been no deaths reported. Cases have been…

Sexually Transmitted Zika Virus Case in US Prompts CDC to Issue New Guidelines

(ABC News) — After the Zika virus was transmitted through sexual contact in Dallas, Texas, officials from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have released new guidelines for travelers to and from outbreak regions. The disease primarily is transmitted by mosquitoes, but in rare instances it has been reported to be transmitted through blood transfusions and sexual contact….