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3 in 10 US veterans use tobacco products

Veterans use tobacco at much higher rates than most non-veterans About 3 in 10 U.S. military veterans used some form of tobacco product during 2010–2015 according to new CDC data in today’s MMWR.

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Seasonal flu death estimate increases worldwide According to new estimates published today, between 291,000 and 646,000 people worldwide die from seasonal influenza-related respiratory illnesses each year.

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About 3,500 babies in the US are lost to sleep-related deaths each year Vital Signs report signals need for more caregivers to follow safe-sleep practices.

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