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March 30 news: AIDS and CDC, FDA nutrition guidelines, smoking, opioid crisis

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March 23 news: Spending bill, south sudan, opioid funds, e-cigarettes, CDC director

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March 9 news: Flu vaccine, child allergies, gun violence, salmonella outbreak

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Report measures states on adoption of traffic safety laws

Report measures states on adoption of traffic safety laws

More than 37,400 people were killed in motor vehicle crashes in 2016, and early 2017 data suggest that number isn’t fading. But a new report out last week offers tools to reduce the toll of traffic deaths and injuries.

Feb. 2 news: CDC outbreak cuts, flu shot, dengue vaccine, formula recall

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Jan. 26 news: E-cigarette evaluation, flu heart attack risk, drug pricing, Medicaid work rules

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, January 26, 2018.