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October 2009
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Multicomponent Interventions with Community Mobilization Reduce Alcohol-Impaired Driving

This review, published in the October 2009 AJPM, shows that these interventions can reduce alcohol-impaired driving.

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September 2009
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Task Force Recommends Increasing Alcohol Taxes to Prevent Excessive Alcohol Use and Other Harms

Increased alcohol taxes save lives! Find out how alcohol excise taxes reduce alcohol use, alcohol-impaired driving, motor vehicle crashes and fatalities, and deaths from cirrhosis of the liver.

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September 2008
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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Proven to Benefit Symptomatic Children and Adolescents Following a Traumatic Event

The Community Preventive Services Task Force (Task Force) recommends individual cognitive behavior therapy and group cognitive behavior therapy to reduce psychological harm to youth who show psychological symptoms following exposure to traumatic events.

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July 2008
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Cancer Screening Reviews Updated

If everyone who should be screened for cancer got screened, many of the 17,175 leading cancer deaths per year could be prevented!

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