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    Mental Health Care Public Policy

    The Bipartisan Policy Center hosted a virtual discussion about mental health care policy and addressing mental health during and after the coronavirus pandemic. A bipartisan task force of…

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    Biden Cancer Initiative Inaugural Summit

    Former Vice President Joe Biden joined several doctors and health advocates in a town hall discussion at the inaugural annual summit of the Biden Cancer Initiative. Topics included cancer…

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    Suicide Prevention

    Panelists talked about suicide prevention efforts. They focused on a Department of Health and Human Services initiative that would provide nearly $56 million in new grants and set new…

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    Surgeon General Benjamin Remarks

    Dr. Regina Benjamin spoke at the American Podiatric Medical Association annual scientific meeting. She addressed three separate areas of health care including the importance of foot care in…

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    Health Promotion Strategy

    Dr, Regina Benjamin talked about the Obama administration’s National Prevention Health Promotion Strategy. The new plan aims to increase the number of healthy Americans at every stage of…

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    U.S. Surgeon General on Health Care Reform

    Dr. Regina M. Benjamin addressed the patient-centered primary care collaborative. She spoke about health and wellness, saying they are main priorities as surgeon general. She told personal…

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    Childhood Obesity Prevention

    Witnesses testified on ways to reduce child obesity. Among the issues they addressed were the scope of the problem of childhood obesity, school lunch programs and children’s eating habits,…

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    First Lady Michelle Obama on Obesity

    Michelle Obama, Surgeon General Benjamin and others spoke about prevention of obesity. They also focused on a new campaign led by the surgeon general that included $650 million in economic…

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    Surgeon General Nominee

    President Obama announced his nominee for the position of Surgeon General, Dr. Regina Benjamin, calling her “a relentless promoter” of programs to fight preventable illness. In her remarks…

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