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Apr 17, 2012

Childhood Injury Deaths Declined in Last Decade, CDC Says

Los Angeles Times, Thomas H. Maugh II Apr 16, 2012

Mina Dixon said: The Center for Disease Control and Prevention's first study of childhood injuries by state shows that child injury deaths fell 30 percent in the last decade, but there were sharp increases in poisoning deaths among teens and suffocation deaths among infants.

Health, child death