Connecting the health and environment

Thursday - 7/9/2009, 10:05am EDT

Michael McGeehin

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How healthy is your state, your town, or even your neighborhood? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has launched a new tool that will allow health professionals and the public to track environmental issues and chronic health conditions around the country. Dr. Michael McGeehin is the Director of the Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects at the CDC's National Center for Environmental Health. He joins us to discuss the program.