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A Few Ways the Government Shutdown Could Harm Your Health (and the World's)


Health & Wellness  (tags: U.S. government shutdown, CDC, world, safety, risks, protection, medicine, health, government, news, humans )

Carrie
- 1387 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention furloughed 68 percent of its people -- not just here in Atlanta, but globally.



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Ganaisha Calvin (7)
Wednesday October 2, 2013, 10:23 pm
thanks so much for sharing. i would have probably never known any of this.
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Thursday October 3, 2013, 4:16 am
ty
 

Ginger Geronimo (438)
Thursday October 3, 2013, 10:12 am
On a different note, I feel it's already harming mine by being held hostage in a federal government building being made to work & not get paid. Don't even get me started on the stress of having to amend all this time & leave once everything is sorted out!
 

Debra G (0)
Thursday October 3, 2013, 2:58 pm
Of course, the Faux Newz network calls this a "slim down" - as in, no WIC food, no Head Start meals, no food inspection... Watching these morons screw the country has raised my blood pressure.
 

Birgit W (160)
Thursday October 3, 2013, 3:26 pm
Noted, thanks.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday October 4, 2013, 4:20 am
My God, we need them to tell us to get the flue shot? I've seen many more adverts form the pharmacies - already had my so I will not be harmed.
 

Karen Kersten-Chestney (112)
Friday October 4, 2013, 5:52 pm
Thank-you for this article. The "shutdown" IS hurting millions of people---all done by a few STUPID PEOPLE---for their own gain. BAD--BAD--BAD---We need to VOTE them OUT of office in 2014.
 

Laura H (964)
Friday October 4, 2013, 5:55 pm
The teahadists and the Koch brothers are bringing the country down which is their plan...time to WAKE UP!
 

Sergio Padilla (65)
Thursday October 10, 2013, 1:07 pm
thanks
 
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