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Alcohol Policies Need Sharper Focus on Gender, WHO Says

Alcohol Policies Need Sharper Focus on Gender, WHO Says

The World Health Organization recently urged governments to consider gender when developing their alcohol policies, warning that industry marketing increasingly targeted women who face greater health risks than men from lower levels of drinking. Laren more: Alcohol...

Updated NC Statewide Overdose Surveillance Reports for March 2024

Updated NC Statewide Overdose Surveillance Reports for March 2024

The Injury and Violence Prevention Branch of the Division of Public Health (IVPB) recently posted an update of suspected overdose deaths, fentanyl-positive deaths, and provisional data on ED visits for overdose reports. Suspected Overdose Deaths There were 267...

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