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Strategies for gun violence reduction discussed by health leaders, incluing APHA's Georges Benjamin; flu vaccine wins approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration; and The Huffington Post warns of eight flu preventive measures that don’t work. These stories and more top public health headlines on Friday, Jan. 18, 2013
A new report out Monday shows cancer death rates overall are inching down in the U.S., continuing a declining trend since the 1990s. Between 2000 and 2009, cancer death rates have decreased by 1.8 percent per year among men and by 1.4 percent per year among women.