Based in Boston, Massachusetts, Claudia is a science journalist and editor. Her work focuses on marine science, the environment, and wildlife, particularly regarding how humans interact with the world around them.

CDC Director: There Are No Banned Words at the CDC. Period.

CDC Director: There Are No Banned Words at the CDC. Period.

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has denied that a list of words presented at a recent meeting are banned from use, as was previously reported. Rather, officials say they were simply suggesting the words be avoided in order to win Congressional support for submitted budgets.

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