The Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) Series is prepared by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). [It] is the agency's primary vehicle for scientific publication of timely, reliable, authoritative, accurate, objective, and useful public health information and recommendations. This issue of MMWR contains the following: "National Arthritis Awareness Month -- May 2018"; "Health Care Provider Counseling for Weight Loss Among Adults with Arthritis and Overweight or Obesity -- United States, 2002-2014"; "Progress Toward Measles Elimination -- Western Pacific Region, 2013-2017"; "Vital Signs: Trends in Reported Vectorborne Disease Cases -- United States and Territories, 2004-2016"; "Notes from the Field: Salmonella Oranienburg Infection Linked to Consumption of Rattlesnake Pills -- Kansas and Texas, 2017"; "Notes from the Field: Increase in Hepatitis A Virus Infections -- Marshall Islands, 2016-2017"; and "QuickStats: Percentage Distribution of Long-Term Care Staffing Hours, by Staff Member Type and Sector -- United States, 2016."
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MMWR: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (May 4, 2018), v.67 no.17