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Leprosy From An Armadillo? That's An Unlikely Peccadillo

kcur.org — Armadillos. Leprosy. Florida. It's hard to ignore news reports that fit all three words in the first sentence. So when we heard that state health officials in Florida have reported nine people with leprosy and suggested that people avoid armadillos, we here at Team Shots just had to check it out.

Leprosy From An Armadillo? That's An Unlikely Peccadillo

wvpublic.org — Armadillos. Leprosy. Florida. It's hard to ignore news reports that fit all three words in the first sentence. So when we heard that state health officials in Florida have reported nine people with leprosy and suggested that people avoid armadillos, we here at Team Shots just had to check it out.

Leprosy From An Armadillo? That's An Unlikely Pecadillo

wlrn.org — Armadillos. Leprosy. Florida. It's hard to ignore news reports that fit all three words in the first sentence. So when we heard that state health officials in Florida have reported nine people with leprosy and suggested that people avoid armadillos, we here at Team Shots just had to check it out.

Leprosy From An Armadillo? That's An Unlikely Pecadillo

wabe.org — Armadillos. Leprosy. Florida. It's hard to ignore news reports that fit all three words in the first sentence. So when we heard that state health officials in Florida have reported nine people with leprosy and suggested that people avoid armadillos, we here at Team Shots just had to check it out.

Leprosy From An Armadillo? That's An Unlikely Pecadillo

kalw.org — Armadillos. Leprosy. Florida. It's hard to ignore news reports that fit all three words in the first sentence. So when we heard that state health officials in Florida have reported nine people with leprosy and suggested that people avoid armadillos, we here at Team Shots just had to check it out.

Leprosy From An Armadillo? That's An Unlikely Pecadillo

wnyc.org — · by Nancy Shute From Armadillos. Leprosy. Florida. It's hard to ignore news reports that fit all three words in the first sentence. So when we heard that state health officials in Florida have reported nine people with leprosy and suggested that people avoid armadillos, we here at Team Shots just had to check it out.

Leprosy From An Armadillo? That's An Unlikely Pecadillo

npr.org — Armadillos. Leprosy. Florida. It's hard to ignore news reports that fit all three words in the first sentence. So when we heard that state health officials in Florida have reported nine people with leprosy and suggested that people avoid armadillos, we here at Team Shots just had to check it out.

What Not To Do In The NICU

kalw.org — If you've got a baby in the neonatal intensive care unit, your first thought is probably not, "Does my child really need that antireflux medication?" But antireflux meds in for newborns topped the list of five overused tests or treatments released Monday as part of the " Choosing Wisely" program.

What Not To Do In The NICU

wvpublic.org — If you've got a baby in the neonatal intensive care unit, your first thought is probably not, "Does my child really need that antireflux medication?" But antireflux meds in for newborns topped the list of five overused tests or treatments released Monday as part of the " Choosing Wisely" program.

What Not To Do In The NICU

kcur.org — If you've got a baby in the neonatal intensive care unit, your first thought is probably not, "Does my child really need that antireflux medication?" But antireflux meds in for newborns topped the list of five overused tests or treatments released Monday as part of the " Choosing Wisely" program.
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