October 4, 2010 FOX DC: Initial Study Shows No Cancer Cluster Near Fort Detrick

CLICK on Link to Watch the Video and Response from the Kristen Renee Foundation http://www.myfoxdc.com/dpp/news/maryland/initial-study-shows-no-cancer-cluster-near-fort-detrick-100410?CMP=201010_emailshare Roby Chavezroby.chavez@foxtv.comBy ROBY CHAVEZ/myfoxdc FREDERICK, Md. – It was an angry and swift reaction to the first numbers by the Maryland Department of Health’s study to determine if there is a cancer cluster in Frederick.

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Community Meeting to Address Cancer Cluster Concerns Scheduled for October 4th

The cancer cluster concerns meeting will be held MONDAY, October 4 at 6:30pm in the first floor hearing room of Winchester Hall located at 12 East Church Street, Frederick, MD http://www.frederickcountymd.gov/documents/Health%20Department/Press%20Releases/2010/Cancer%20Concern%20Community%20Mtg%2010%204%2010.pdf   Background * The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene in collaboration with the Frederick County Health Department

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Oct. 2, 2010 FNP: Detrick Lab Worker Showed High Levels of Encephalitis Antibodies

  http://www.fredericknewspost.com/sections/news/display.htm?StoryID=110680 By Megan Eckstein A lab worker who recently left the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases showed “markedly high levels of antibody to Venezuelan equine encephalitis,” according to a report USAMRIID has submitted to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The employee was not sick

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Sept. 29, 2010 FNP: Detrick lab advisory committee seeking members

Originally published September 29, 2010 http://www.fredericknewspost.com/sections/news/display.htm?StoryID=110526 City, county and Fort Detrick representatives gathered Tuesday to kick off a new committee aimed at improving relations between the Army post and local residents. Frederick Mayor Randy McClement proudly announced that the Frederick County Containment Laboratory Community Advisory Committee would immediately start accepting

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