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Aug. 28 news: Is gun violence a public health issue? E-cigarette study, health care disparities

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Aug. 27 news: Global life expectancy, sleepy surgeons, bakery recall

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Aug. 26 news: Black Breastfeeding Week, childhood obesity, universal flu vaccine

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Aug. 25 news: APHA members speak, dementia news, norovirus, diversity in fitness

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Aug. 21 news: Celebrities influencing public health, back-to-school vaccinations, contact lenses

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Aug. 20 news: MERS vaccine, drug-resistant lice, friendship and depression

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Aug. 19 news: Fatal traffic accidents, healthy school meals, EMS care for kids

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Aug. 18 news: Violent video games, heroin, West Nile Virus

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Aug. 17 news: Surgeon general stands by gun violence statement, adolescent health, Clean Power Plan

Check out today's public health news on Monday, Aug. 17, 2015.

Aug. 14 news: Animas River spill, APHA flu season e-cards, healthy school lunches

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Aug. 13 news: Ticks, hospital cleaning, chickenpox

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Aug. 12 news: Africa one year polio-free, trans fat risks, uninsured rate drops

Check out the latest in public health news for Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015.