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August 18 news: Guns drive rural suicides, opioid crisis strains foster care system, illegal tobacco marketing

Check out today's public health news on Friday, August 18, 2017.

August 17 news: Administration to pay subsidies to insurers, breast feeding disparities, postpartum nurses undereducated

Check out today's public health news on Thursday, August 17, 2017.

August 16 news: Hate crimes, single-payer health care, CBO predicts rise in insurance premiums

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, August 16, 2017.

August 15 news: Deadline extended for insurers to decide on ACA markets, diabetes in children, air pollution and stress

Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, August 15, 2017.

August 14 news: Stronger Medicaid, vaccinating California’s kindergartners, rural childbirth crisis, plague in Arizona

Check out today's public health news on Monday, August 14, 2017.

August 11 news: Opioid crisis declared national emergency, bipartisan coalition calls for strengthening ACA, risky drinking habits increase

Check out today's public health news on Friday, August 11, 2017.

August 10 news: Dr. Benjamin on opioid emergency, teenage pregnancy prevention programs at risk, asthma in older adults

Check out today's public health news on Thursday, August 10, 2017.

August 9 news: Opioid death rates, global war on smoking, colorectal cancer screening

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, August 9, 2017.

August 7 news: Bridging health disparities, loneliness as a public health threat, vaccines preventing ear infections

Check out today's public health news on Monday, August 7, 2017.

August 4 news: GOP states move to cut Medicaid, protein deficiency from carbon emissions, developing food allergies

Check out today's public health news on Friday, August 4, 2017.

August 3 news: EPA reverses course on ozone rule, Zika transmission in Florida, opioid fraud detection program

Check out today's public health news on Thursday, August 3, 2017.

August 2 news: Obamacare subsidies, Surgeon general speaks on gun violence, Gonorrhea on the rise, FDA plans to reduce nicotine limits

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, August 2, 2017.