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CDC scientists honored as 2020 Service to America Medal Finalists

THURSDAY, MAY 7, 2020

CDC scientist Dr. Vikram Krishnasamy has been named a finalist in the Partnership for Public Service’s annual Service to America awards.


 New Data Show Growing Complexity of Drug Overdose Deaths in America

New Data Show Significant Changes in Drug Overdose Deaths

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18, 2020

Overall decline in opioid-involved drug overdose deaths – but more deaths from synthetic opioids other than methadone.


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Preventing Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) to improve U.S. health

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2019

ACEs linked to at least 5 of the top 10 leading causes of death

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