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US Surgeon General to step down

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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Surgeon General Regina Benjamin says she plans to step down next month after four years as "America's doctor." In an email to staff Wednesday, Benjamin said she will remain involved in public health. As surgeon general, she promoted disease prevention, smoking cessation and healthy lifestyles, particularly among minorities. Benjamin oversaw a report that documented how...

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