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Vol. 2, No. 47, August 21, 2000

Children's Health Insurance Program
SCHIP - the State Children's Health Insurance Program - is helping kids across America to grow up strong and healthy. Each state has a customized plan that provides free or low-cost health insurance to children in working families who don't have enough money to pay for insurance. States are working to enroll more children.


Air Traffic Control
System Command Center

Get real-time information on delays affecting arriving and departing flights at airports over the country. Contact your airline for specific flight information.

Stop Red Light Running
Each year, more than 1.8 million intersection crashes occur, causing injuries and deaths. Public costs exceed $7 billion. Part of the problem is drivers who run red lights. Plan an educational campaign in your community to re-establish respect for traffic signals.

Fighting Drug-Resistant Microbes
Many germs that cause disease are becoming drug resistant. Physicians are concerned that several bacterial infections soon may be untreatable. The annual cost of treating antibiotic resistant infections in the United States may be as high as $30 billion. Find out what agencies are doing to combat this growing public health problem.

In This Issue

Prepare for a Hurricane

Children's Health Insurance

Air Traffic Control

Red Light Running

Drug-Resistant Microbes

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