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Health Commissioner Dead

Cincinnati health commissioner Malcolm Adcock is dead after an apparent heart attack.

He had been health commissioner here for eleven years. Adcock was a strong advocate for a smoking ban in Cincinnati and for improving health services for the poor.

Adcock had worn a pacemaker since 1989 after he was diagnosed with a nerve block in his heart. He was 61 years old.

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