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Helen Branswell is STAT’s infectious diseases and public health reporter. She comes from The Canadian Press, where she was the medical reporter for the past 15 years. Helen cut her infectious diseases teeth during Toronto's SARS outbreak in 2003 and spent the summer of 2004 embedded at the US Cen...

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Jun 27, 2017

RT @nytDeniseGrady: Powerful story about immigrants with serious illness afraid to go to the doctor, afraid that ICE will catch them.  https://nyti.ms/2ual621 

Jun 27, 2017

Gotta say I love @politico's @playbookplus. Great way to start the day. News with analysis.

Jun 27, 2017

If you're in or visiting Atlanta over the next year check out the #Ebola exhibit in the @CDCgov Museum. Very moving.  https://www.statnews.com/2017/06/27/ebola-west-africa-cdc-exhibit/ 

Jun 27, 2017

@leeanne25 Cheddar is "take-out-a-loan" cheese south of the border too. What's up with that???!?!?

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