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  • Government Role in Health Care
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    Government Role in Health Care

    Health Affairs Magazine held a conference to address key issues in health care reform and to discuss facts and fictions about health care legislation. Health Affairs editor-in-chief Susan Dentzer…

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  • Childhood Obesity in America
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    Childhood Obesity in America

    Rear Admiral Galson made opening remarks before a panel of former surgeons general discussed the epidemic of childhood obesity. They made recommendations for reversing and preventing this health…

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  • Public Health Policy
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    Public Health Policy

    Several former surgeons general discussed public health policy challenges facing the nation. They also examined the role of surgeons general in forming public health policy and how this was…

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  • US AIDS Policy
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    U.S. AIDS Policy

    Policy makers, researchers, and community leaders talked about U.S. AIDS policy on the 20th anniversary of the discovery of the disease. They will also speak about a recent report on…

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  • Health Care Right or Responsibility
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    Health Care: Right or Responsibility

    Mr. Koop and Mr. Califano focused on health care in America. They talked about how citizens feel that health care should provide immediate access for treatment, and the latest technology at a…

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  • AntiSmoking Campaign
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    Anti-Smoking Campaign

    Surgeon General Koop and Mr. Kessler discussed the side effects of smoking and the damage it has on American’s health. They also spoke on the tobacco industry and how they tend to hide the…

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  • Preventing Death and Injuries to Children
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    Preventing Death and Injuries to Children

    Committee members heard testimony from consumer safety representatives and children who have suffered injuries in accidents. They discussed ways in which these accidents could be prevented…

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  • Tobacco Settlement Review
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    Tobacco Settlement Review

    After President Clinton’s announcement on needed revisions to the tobacco settlement, anti-tobacco leaders talked to reporters. They praised the president and stressed the goal of reducing…

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  • Tobacco Settlement
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    Tobacco Settlement

    Committee members heard testimony from the chairs of the president’s Advisory Committee on Tobacco Policy and others on the proposed settlement between state attorneys general and the tobacco…

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  • Tobacco Settlement
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    Tobacco Settlement

    After meeting with Vice President Gore and others, administration officials and Mr. Koop and Mr. Kessler talked about their advisory group’s report on the priorities in any tobacco settlement.…

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  • Obesity Treatment Guidelines
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    Obesity Treatment Guidelines

    Dr. Koop released new guidelines for the medical treatment of obesity which were developed by Shape Up America and the American Obesity Association. He outlined the dimensions of the…

    58 views
  • National Disability Management Conference
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    National Disability Management Conference

    Dr. Koop and the first lady described the political and financial aspects of health care reform.

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  • Future of Medicine
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    Future of Medicine

    Former Surgeon General Koop joined three high school students in a discussion of the future of medicine. The students discussed their interests in the field and spoke about how the…

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  • Presidential Health Care Proposal
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    Presidential Health Care Proposal

    President Clinton is expected to reveal details of his health reform proposal in an address to a joint session of Congress Wednesday. Following an introduction by the first lady, former Surgeon General…

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  • US Child Health and Education Concerns
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    U.S. Child Health and Education Concerns

    Surgeon General Koop spoke to medical personnel on the relationship between child health and education, stressing the need for adequate nutrition in America’s schoolchildren to enable their…

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  • Medical Specialties and Medicine
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    Medical Specialties and Medicine

    The subcommittee heard testimony on Medicare payment policies and how they affect physicians' decisions on what medical specialties they practice. The subcommittee sought to hear testimony…

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  • Drug Testing in the Workplace
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    Drug Testing in the Workplace

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  • Public Health Policies
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    Public Health Policies

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  • National Commission on AIDS AM Session
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    National Commission on AIDS, A.M. Session

    This is the first meeting of the commission.

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  • Violence Against Women A Global Problem
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    Violence Against Women: A Global Problem

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