Tag Archives: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report

Health Information for the New Year from CDC

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. As the New Year begins, resolve to make 2012 the year that you quit smoking. Help is available to help you quit for good this year. Read more at: http://ow.ly/8gN00 [CDC Current … Continue reading

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Public Health Then and Now: Celebrating 50 Years of MMWR at CDC

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. by Cheryl Rowan “The October 7, 2011 Supplement of the CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) celebrated the 50th anniversary of CDC’s first publication of MMWR on January 13, 1961. Go … Continue reading

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Number of U.S. Cancer Survivors Grows to Nearly 12 Million

…from the CDC “The number of cancer survivors in the United States increased from 3 million in 1971 to 11.7 million in 2007, according to a new study by CDC and the National Cancer Institute. A cancer survivor is defined … Continue reading

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