Public Health in the News (1/1/20 – 1/11/20)

By Grace Bellinger, NPHR Editor-in-Chief


  • The American Cancer Society reported that cancer death rates in United States had the largest single-year drop between 2016 and 2017.
  • The FDA banned most fruit- and mint-flavored vaping products in an effort to reduce teen vaping.
  • Data from the National Center for Health Statistics show that alcohol-related deaths have doubled in the last 20 years.

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