MMWR Vol. 66 / No. 50

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"MMWR" Weekly Vol. 66, No. 50 December 22, 2017

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Prevalence of Obesity Among Adults, by Household Income and Education United States, 20112014 Cynthia L. Ogden, PhD; Tala H. Fakhouri, PhD; Margaret D. Carroll, MSPH; et al.

Prevalence and Disparities in Tobacco Product Use Among American Indians/Alaska Natives United States, 20102015 Satomi Odani, MPH; Brian S. Armour, PhD; Corinne M. Graffunder, DRPH; et al.

CDC Grand Rounds: National Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Registry Impact, Challenges, and Future Directions Paul Mehta, MD; D. Kevin Horton, DrPH; Edward J. Kasarskis, MD, PhD; et al.

The figure above is a photograph of the late Lou Gehrig. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is commonly known as Lou Gehrigs disease, and is named for the baseball player who was diagnosed with ALS in 1939.

Update: Providing Quality Family Planning Services Recommendations from CDC and the U.S. Office of Population Affairs, 2017 Loretta Gavin, PhD; Karen Pazol, PhD; Katherine Ahrens, PhD.

"Notes from the Field": Use of Asynchronous Video Directly Observed Therapy for Treatment of Tuberculosis and Latent Tuberculosis Infection in a Long-TermCare Facility ? Puerto Rico, 20162017 Henry Olano-Soler, MPH; Dana Thomas, MD; Olga Joglar, MHSA; et al.

"Erratum": Vol. 66, No. 32

"QuickStats": Percentage of Adults Aged 18 Years with Any Hearing Loss, by State National Health Interview Survey, 20142016

Notifiable Diseases and Mortality Tables Link to PDF for Notifiable Diseases and Mortality Tables Link to additional formats for Notifiable Diseases and Mortality Tables

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