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NC Falls Behind on Disease Prevention Scorecard

A health-prevention report card shows that the state continues to fail in obesity and nutrition prevention, while the state’s tobacco-prevention grade worsened from a B to a C. By Hyun Namkoong North Carolina backslid, stagnated and failed to curb the effects of the top four preventable causes of death, according to the 2015 NC Prevention […]