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The CDC provides syndication of its content for use on web sites, mobile applications, RSS feeds or similar digital channels provided that the following guidelines are met.
  1. The content and wording of CDC syndicated material is not changed or distorted.
  2. Links back to the CDC web site within syndicated content remain intact. No intermediate pages, pop-up messages, or other content is inserted between links in CDC syndicated content and the applicable CDC web site pages. These links will send users directly back to the CDC web site, or link to CDC syndicated pages on the same syndicating web site.
  3. Redistribution of CDC syndicated content is not allowed.
  4. The attribution and link back to the original content provider as supplied by this system remains visible and intact.
  5. Use of the CDC logo is not permitted unless granted through a separate license.
  6. Per Federal statute (42 U.S.C. 1320b-10), it is not permitted, for a fee, to reproduce, reprint or redistribute CDC content unless expressly granted and documented by CDC.
  7. CDC reserves the right to include or apply special codes and to track usage and gauge feedback and ratings of its syndicated content.
Please note that:
  1. The use or display of syndicated content from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) does not does not imply endorsement or government sanction of any third party causes, ideas, web sites, products or services by the CDC.
  2. CDC syndicated content is subject to change without notice.

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Syndication of content provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) does not imply endorsement or government sanction of any company or its products by the CDC. CDC has no financial interest or other relationship with any commercial company or manufacturer. The page upon which CDC syndicated content is located is solely the responsibility of the syndicator, and does not necessarily represent the official views of CDC.