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Resource: BAM!

July 19, 2002

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is pleased to announce the launch of BAM! (Body and Mind) as part of the HHS/CDC continuing effort to provide consumer-driven health information.

Aimed at youth ages 9 through 13, BAM! is an electronic magazine created to answer young people's questions on health issues and recommend ways to make their bodies and minds healthier, stronger, and safer. BAM! also provides middle school health and science teachers with interactive activities that are educational and fun.

For more information:
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Road, MS C-04
Atlanta, GA 30333
Or E-mail

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