C. Everett Koop dead at 96: 'The health conscience of the country'

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FILE - In this May 12, 1997, file photo, former Surgeon General Dr. C. Everett Koop discusses the proposed increase of the New Hampshire cigarette tax at the governor's office in the Statehouse in Concord, N.H. Koop, who raised the profile of the surgeon general by riveting America's attention on the then-emerging disease known as AIDS and by railing against smoking, died Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at age 96. (AP Photo/Andrew Sullivan, File)