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CDC provides new funds to battle the opioid overdose epidemic

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2018

Enhancing state, territorial, tribal, and non-governmental capacity to prevent opioid overdoses


CDC’s National Violent Death Reporting System now includes all 50 states

CDC’s National Violent Death Reporting System now includes all 50 states

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2018

CDC announced today new state grants for the NVDRS. A total of $3.2 million in FY 2018 funds will go to 10 new states to become part of NVDRS.


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CDC Releases Guideline to Improve Care of Children with Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2018

New recommendations help healthcare providers diagnose and manage mild traumatic brain injury


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