Posts tagged "violence"

Sept. 24 news: Obesity and cancer, excessive drinking, cholera, tuberculosis, societal violence

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Jan. 8 news: Police violence and public health, overdose deaths, flu, immigration and health

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July 18 news: Obesity, violence in the media, Zika transmission

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July 13 news: organizations against child violence, cycling, cavity prevention in children

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March 8 news: Reducing teen homicides, blood shipments to Puerto Rico, senior health care

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

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June 8 news: Birth control history, kids and violence, Beijing smoking

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March 3 news: ACA in the Supreme Court, e-cigarettes, teen dating violence

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April 29 news: Kids’ violence exposure, McCarthy defends EPA’s science, youth antidepressant doses

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Jan. 31 news: Detroit violence, youth sports, antibiotics used on food animals

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Work to document violence against health workers growing: Health outreach continues, despite risks

The doctor traveled from village to village in Pakistan, part of a group of health workers providing vaccinations to prevent disease.
Healthy People 2020 talks violence among children, workplaces

Healthy People 2020 talks violence among children, workplaces

Violence and injuries were responsible for 181,000 deaths in 2010, roughly one every three minutes. Healthy People 2020, a federally-funded set of health-promotion and disease-prevention goals, aims to find the roots of this problem — and fix them.