CDC, USAID Highlight Key Global, Domestic Health Issues From 2018

CDC: 2018 in Review: CDC Looks Back at the Year’s Most Pressing Health Threats
“From the opioid overdose epidemic to foodborne disease outbreaks and antimicrobial resistance to the Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), CDC worked around the clock — and around the globe — to protect Americans from health threats in 2018. … Here’s a closer look at some of the biggest health issues that CDC tackled in 2018…” (12/21).

USAID: USAID Global Health Top Moments
“As 2018 comes to a close, join us as we share a few key global health events, milestones, and highlights from the past year of our efforts at the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to prevent child and maternal deaths, control the HIV/AIDS epidemic, and combat infectious diseases…” (December 2018).

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