The public health systems in the United States are meant to be at the forefront of prevention, but state and federal investments are shrinking.
This infographic published on the Pew Charitable Trusts Web site illustrates how public funding levels vary from state to state. For example, in 2012, Alaska received the most public funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Health Resources Services Administration (HRSA), while Indiana received the least.
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