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08/03/2017 - CBS News By: Emily Tillett
WASHINGTON, DC. - Attorney General Jeff Sessions unveiled new efforts to curb the country's current opioid epidemic by instituting a new pilot program within the Department of Justice to tackle the crisis head on.

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08/03/2017 - The Associated Press
WASHINGTON, DC. - The Senate approved a pair of bills Tuesday taking aim at urgent problems at the Department of Veterans Affairs, clearing a $3.9 billion emergency spending package to fix a looming budget crisis and adopting new measures to pare down a rapidly growing backlog of veterans' disability claims.

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08/03/2017 - The Charleston Gazette-Mail By: Phil Kabler
CHARLESTON, W.Va. - West Virginia continues to bear increased cancer burdens because the Legislature has failed to implement evidence-based policies to reduce and prevent tobacco use, the new edition of the annual “How Do You Measure Up?” report by the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Action Network says.

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08/03/2017 - CBS News
WASHINGTON, DC. - The demand for primary care physicians in the United States continues to grow faster than the supply.

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08/03/2017 - The Journal News By: Eric Craft
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - The Arthur Guyton Foundation will host its third annual Dr. Francisco Sabado Community Benefit Reception on Saturday from 6-9 p.m. at the Historic McFarland House.

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08/03/2017 - The Register Herald By: Wendy Holdren
WASHINGTON, DC. - U.S. Sens. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., and Joe Manchin, D-W.Va. announced West Virginia will receive more than $2.7 million from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to support programs to detect, control and understand cancer.

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08/03/2017 - The Dominion Post By: William Dean
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - This week is World Breastfeeding Week, which encourages breastfeeding around the globe. Parents and children celebrated with the 10th annual Breastfeeding Awareness Walk, on Aug. 2.

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